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Lead Software Engineer - Services (Based in UK, Richmond, Surrey)

IT/Technical & Product Development
Reed Exhibitions
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You will be passionate and have expert knowledge in software development practices and principles. Will have lead cross-functional delivery teams previously. To be successful you will need to be:
• A people person; must be highly communicative, open, a team player and learning from people with different skills, backgrounds and perspectives
• Knowledgeable, confident, collaborative and customer focused with respect to Agile Delivery
• Skilled in Backend and Front-End Web UI development, with an eye for detail.
• Able to use a depth and breadth of experience to support technical issues within the team
• A skilled negotiator obtaining buy–in from, and resolving conflict with various stakeholders.
• Able and enjoy solving problems, taking action and feeling responsible for delivering results.
• Forward thinking and constantly looking for ways to improve with expert development skills.

• Proven experience of leading a cross-functional team in an agile environment practicing XP methodology with strong exposure to Scrum or Lean, DevOps & CALMS cultures, requirement elicitation workshops and the end-to-end lifecycle
• Full Stack (o/s to UI) Developer background (from UI to backend to deployment) with a proven track record of developing loosely coupled solutions (SOLID Principles, TDD + Pair Programming, BDD) that are secure, scalable, fault tolerant, robust and reliable.
• Expert in developing ASP.Net/c# (dotnetcore an advantage) applications, windows services and RESTful WebApis
• Experience with software performance optimization and knowledgeable of .Net concurrent programming
• Solid experience service oriented architectures, developing high transactional services at scale.
• Experience of software testing processes including the creation and execution of automated test scripts and the successful delivery of UAT
• Experienced with Domain Modelling, DDD, CQRS, Event Storming, Event Driven Architectures and message Queues (such as SQS, RabbitMQ, ActiveMQ)
• At ease with troubleshooting in complex environments through experience using monitoring and logging tools (such as AppDynamics, NewRelic, Splunk, Nagios, Zabbix)
• Demonstrable skills in maintaining and improving CI/CD processes, using build tools, artefact repositories PowerShell scripting, IIS configurations and canary/blue-green deployments
• Mentoring more junior team members
• A polyglot and confident to develop the full stack from through multiple application tiers
• Experience with HPCC, Hadoop, ElasticSearch, or similar and the ecosystems necessary for supporting streaming data, data science and intelligence
• Solid experience developing large scale web facing applications with relevant experience in SQL, MVC, REST, JEE, and JavaScript(JSON/XML) and template languages (such as handlebars, or Slightly), CSS (BEM, SMACSS), and modern JavaScript Frameworks (such as ReactJS, or Angular) and Node.JS
• Cloud and network aware with AWS Experience and knowledge of Load Balancers, Proxy Servers, DNS and CDNs
• You actively participate in the development community.

Reed Exhibitions is the world’s leading event’s organiser, with over 3700 employees. We develop, market, sell and organise over 500 events in 30 countries across all continents, serving 43 industry sectors each year, bringing together seven million participants around the world.   Reed Exhibitions is focused on seamlessly joining our digital experience with our at show experience. 

Reed Exhibitions is part of the RELX Group and a FTSE 100 company.


Are you up for the challenge? Learn more about our culture and careers HERE

Director of Engineering: https://www.linkedin.com/in/stevewilliams112358/recent-activity/posts/
Global Product Manager: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jamie-harrison-ba43a99/detail/recent-activity/posts/


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