Software Development Technical Lead, Sports
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Full Time
Closes 29.07.20
Full Time
Closes 29.07.20
Who we are looking for
A hands on Software Development Technical Lead to work on our flagship product and work closely with the team to help them implement correct, high quality technical solutions.

Within the Sports team we are developing, enhancing and supporting our online transactional processes platform, from the delivery of real time content across multiple devices, the sports website, mobile and tablet products, to the processing and settlement of transactions. We are looking for someone who wants to stay close to technology and influence solutions.

The team operates as a full stack team. Core skills within the team are C# and Typescript, and we would like you to have solid experience in one or both of these technologies. However, the tech stack covers SQL, .Net MVC and Web API, Nodejs, HTML5, CSS 3.

The day to day work is interesting, challenging and fast paced amidst a hardworking and delivery focused company ethos. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who are ready to tackle some of technologies greatest challenges.
Preferred skills and experience
Commercial experience with leading development solutions.
Ability to work in a pressured environment.
Commercial ASP.NET experience, alongside commercial experience within web development, preferably HTML5 and CSS3.
Ability to show patience in mentoring and coaching staff.
Good technical documentation skills.
Commercial experience within Javascript and knowledge of Typescripts (if not Typescript, experience with a strongly typed languages such as C#, VB, C++, Go).
High standards of work and attention to detail.
Proven track record in high availability multi browser compatible development.
Experience of working with high availability multi user n-tier systems.
Degree educated in Computer Science of relevant discipline, or relevant professional experience.
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Main Responsibilities
Assisting in driving the provision of scalable, maintainable, performant systems.
Applying active governance around overall solution design, code quality, coding rules and coding standards with the team.
Reviewing the team’s adherence and output.
Ensuring solutions meet the needs of the business.
Taking responsibility for work estimation, producing solution documents and ROMs, and ultimately ensuring accurate portrayals of effort can be obtained and subsequently delivered upon.
Having an in depth understanding of the technical structure, domain and architecture of the systems the team is responsible for and how those systems are configured in the development and production estate.
Gaining a good understanding of the technical structure, the domain and architecture of the systems the team is responsible for.
Working with all stakeholders, including principal and senior development, to create fit for purpose solutions.
Owning technical solutions from development to live at micro level.
Distributing knowledge and mentoring of team members.
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The benefits of working with us
Bonus Schemes
Recognition for your performance and hard work.
Company Pension
Preparing you for later life with a top pension.
Eye Care
In a digital world, we help take care of your vision.
Income Protection
Your income is protected, just in case.
Life Assurance
Peace of mind for your family in any eventuality.
Life Event Gifts
Your big occasions deserve to be celebrated.
Tax Free Childcare Scheme
A bit extra in your pocket to help with your little ones.
Long Service Awards
A thank you for your dedication and loyalty.
Hillside (Technology) Ltd opened our North West office in 2016 in the heart of Manchester’s buzzing city centre. In recent years the city has become a hub of technology and creative industries.
Our location
  • Often described as the UK’s second city, living costs in Manchester are around 30% cheaper than London.
  • Our office has plenty of public transport nearby, including trains operating around the country and the Metrolink.
  • Manchester is passionate about sport and has two Premier League football teams.
  • Full of fantastic restaurants and shops, from Spinningfields to the Northern Quarter, there is lots to see and do.
What we get up to
Our Manchester office is home to part of Hillside (Technology) Ltd's Software Development family as well as additional technology units. We work closely with our other Technology sites in Stoke-on-Trent and Bulgaria to deliver our first class product.
Some location benefits
Nearby Restaurants and Shops
Tea and Coffee Service
Great Commuter Links
City Centre Location
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