Javascript Technical Lead - up to £70k - Manchester

  • Location:

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Software & Web Development, Javascript, Front-End

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  • Salary:

    £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus scheme, healthcare, flexi hours

  • Contact:

    Olivia Hynes

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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Javascript Tech Lead - Central Manchester - up to £70,000 + extensive benefits

An online retail business are looking for a Javascript Technical Lead to join their ever growing technology team in their offices in Central Manchester. You will be working in an Agile environment, responsible for leading your own scrum team of Developers, Business Analysts and Project Managers. You will work closely with your team to ensure best practise development whilst contributing to the strategy of the wider team.

The role will require you to get involved with hands on web development and supporting their software alongside being a leader within your own team. You will be comfortable coaching and mentoring your colleagues and empowering them to achieve the best results possible.

Role Requirements


  • Strong experience working with Front End technologies
  • Strong understanding of Javascript (ES6)
  • Able to create high quality code
  • Worked in an Agile environment
  • Leadership skills
  • Experience of managing, mentoring and coaching a team around both technical and behaviour skills
  • Excellent communication skills

Nice to have:

  • Experience using React or other JS libraries
  • Experience using AWS (particularly Java 8 or newer)
  • Experience working in or building a DevOps environment.

The Company

You will be working for an award winning online retailer who are an established brand in the UK. You will be working in a large tech team along with collaborating with other areas of the business. They are offering a generous salary of up to £70,000 and extensive benefits including:

  • Generous bonus scheme (potential to earn up to 25% of salary)
  • 8 % Pension
  • Private healthcare for you and your family
  • Life assurance
  • 24 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Flexible working
  • Option to purchase 1 week extra holiday
  • Potential to attend global conferences

Javascript Tech Lead - Central Manchester - up to £70,000 + extensive benefits

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