Lead Software Engineer - ASOS - Birmingham

19 Mar 2017
22 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Lead Software Engineer (Birmingham)

Located in Birmingham our Tech team focuses on delivering the very best
cutting edge Fintech solutions in the market to date. As our Lead Software
Engineer, you are responsible for your team's design and technical delivery -
and collectively, as a part of the Lead Software Engineer and Solution
Architect peer group, the design and delivery of the ASOS platform.

What you'll be doing:

Overall responsibility for the technical implementation of high quality,
enterprise-grade software solutions based largely (but not exclusively) on the
Microsoft Technology stack. Work closely with the Solution Architect to ensure
that the designs are practical, workable and deliverable. Maintain a high
level of clean, readable and scalable software code that is built with TDD
& Agile in mind. Demonstrate your passion for engineering by promoting
good engineering practices within your team, including any associated
disciplines and functional areas, such as QA, Database Engineering, UI and
ALM. Work with the Principal Engineers and other members of your peer group to
ensure that software delivered by your team is built in a way which is
technically consistent with - and exploits where possible - the collected
learning's, tools, patterns and practices in place across the wider
Engineering community.

Who we'd like:

You are a passionate and committed Software Engineer that proactively promotes
best practice within your current organisation, whilst striving to better
themselves across new development methodologies

Commitment to deliver high quality well tested software and to lead those
around you to do the same Proven experience of leading teams in the successful
delivery of complex, highly performing and high quality software systems
Experience and understanding of Agile and XP practices Proven experience of
working with business stakeholders, Product Owners and Business Analysts to
analyse requirements, develop ideas and design solutions from inception to
completion Proven experience of working with 3 rd party systems and
organisations Proven Experience covering a range of technologies including
.NET(C#) & ASP.NET (MVC, Web API) CI, Continuous Delivery, Build
Automation, Nuget Package Management Web experience including: JS, HTML, CSS,
JQuery and associated UI frameworks. Relational & non-relational Database
experience (SQL, Mongo/NoSQL & RavenDB) Cloud technologies experience
(ideally Azure)

Why work here:
Generous Salary, bonus and pension matching Great development programs 25 days
holiday day for your birthday Huge staff discount Life Insurance, medical
care, cycle to work And plenty more...

Technology at ASOS

ASOS is the UK's number one fashion and beauty destination, expanding globally
at a rapid pace. Technology is at heart of this business growth and by
delivering incredible solutions we're able to pioneer the technical innovation
needed to keep our 20-something market engaged, the cloud based architecture
to support our global reach and the agile engineering methods to deliver value

Salary: . Date posted: 04/07/2016