Lead Developer (NodeJS, VueJS, PHP)

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    Bristol City Centre, Bristol

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  • Salary:

    £55000 - £65000 per annum

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    Kelly Morgans

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    about 1 month ago

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Lead Software Developer - (NodeJS, TypeScript, VueJS, PHP, Java) - Bristol - £65,000

We are considering applications from all tech backgrounds for this role - as long as you have strong Object Orientated programming skills.

£65,000 DOE, Hybrid model with remote work, flexible hours, share options with EIM scheme, 33 days annual leave, Christmas closure, pension, employee awards, relocation package, progression opportunities, perkbox

The Role

A new and exciting position for a Lead Developer role, to join a newly formed team in the eCommerce sector based in a brand new, exciting tech hub in central Bristol to lead a team of soon to be 5.

Having just been bought by a business that have acquired millions in funding £££, now is the time to join them right at the start of a complete digital overhaul as they look to begin an exciting greenfield project overhauling an eCommerce platform. You will do more than just "write code". You will play an integral part in the decision of technologies alongside the Development Manager, your expertise shared amongst the team and voice be heard as you look to assist with business-critical decisions. You will assist with strengthening and improving the existing development team, which is growing to 8 heads. You will suggest ideas in terms of technology stack - as they are currently deciding whether they want new products and systems written in PHP or JavaScript. This is the chance to get on board with new tech's and learn them alongside a talented team.

You will work alongside the Development manager and other developers, designing the development of their new website and key platform as they look to evolve as a key marketplace, completing with the likes of Amazon. You will act as a pillar in the support of your partners and colleagues on technical integrations.

This is the perfect role for an experienced Senior or Lead Developer who enjoys having ownership and autonomy over the codebase - alongside a passionate and ambitious team.

The Core Technology Stack

  • NodeJS
  • TypeScript
  • VueJS / React
  • PHP
  • AWS - microservices architecture
  • DevOps Culture


  • Produce well-designed, scalable and clean code
  • Maintain, enhance and deploy existing codebases
  • Set up CI/CD pipelines
  • Improve system quality by implementing best coding practice
  • Create technical documentation
  • Mentor and guide other software engineers
  • Advise and assist testers with code quality
  • Collaborate with colleagues to design architecture

You will not just be another developer here. This is an exciting opportunity to be one of the first developers in the team - make an impact from day 1 and assist in building a brilliant team.

Apply now!

Lead Software Developer - (NodeJS, TypeScript, VueJS, PHP, Java) - Bristol - £65,000

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