London, England, £75000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Job Type: Permanent
Managed by: Open Source Team
The core platform is a highly complex distributed, real-time engine integrated to clients to enable things such as Live Chat, real-time scoring, real-time location tracking, live documentation sharing, MMO games and eLearning to name but a few.
As a Senior Web Developer / Technical Lead you'll lead the web engineering team responsible for the website, developer dashboards, common services and API provisioning that their end users (software developers) depend on. The focus of your role will be on writing high quality backend code that is robust and thoroughly tested as well as mentoring and providing technical leadership to the team.
You'll be based in North London, in a start-up environment with casual dress code and a range of perks your choice of high quality kit to work on.
*Strong Ruby on Rails web development experience
*Good knowledge of architectural Design Patterns with experience of leading architectural decisions for web applications
*Good knowledge of testing frameworks with experience of Continuous Integration
*Ideally you will have experience with API design, documentation and scaling and knowledge of real-time, event driven and streaming protocols
*Collaborative with a love of technology; keen to learn and share knowledge
As a Senior Web Developer / Technical Lead you will earn a competitive salary (to £90k) plus benefits including pension, 25 days holiday, health insurance, gym membership, ongoing professional development budget (training, conferences, events) and more.