Ref: 27102022EA_1666860724

Node Technical Lead

England, Greater Manchester

  • £75,000 to £85,000 GBP
  • Developer Role
  • Skills: Node, Lead, AWS, Serverless, Lambda
  • Level: Senior

Job description

Node Technical Lead


Node Tech Lead - 85K

Location: Manchester - once a month in office


Are you looking for a new challenge? Does the idea of joining a 'start up' division within a business excite you? Well look no further…! We're looking for a passionate and experienced Node Technical Lead with a proven track record of commercial delivery of technology value to join a new 'start-up' division. As a member of the Castle project team, you'll be at the heart of a unique and exciting venture to assemble a new financial services platform. With a background in technology disruption or financial services (preferably retail credit), you'll leverage your industry knowledge to drive the key sourcing and commercials for the platform. Operating like an independent start-up, within an established organisation, you'll be completely at home with agile frameworks and will fully embrace iterative and flexible commercial approaches.


As a Technical Lead you will lead the design, development, maintenance, and deployment of complex solutions within Castle using agile developments methods. You will own a continuous improvement backlog, including code design, best practices, and use of automation tools. Using your experience, you will identify the resources needed for specific solution developments and how demand will be met within existing capacity.


* Node/Javascript/Typescript Microservices Development
* AWS Lambdas
* Unit testing framework, e.g., Jest
* Contract / API Testing
* Consumption of RESTful services, incl. JSON.
* Continuous integration - Source control: Git, build (Azure DevOps/Gitlab/Other), test, audit (SonarQube), deploy
* Agile development methodologies


* Competitive bonus scheme - we reward you when we succeed
* Company pension scheme which we'll match up to 5% and if you put in 6% we'll contribute 8%.
* Life Assurance
* You'll receive 24 days plus bank holidays. Your holiday entitlement increases with length of service and you'll have the option to purchase an extra 10 days per year.
* Amazing colleague discount scheme across all our brands
* And loads more! For more info

Does it excite you working in a start-up environment supported by an established company? This is the role for you!

Please send your CV through to and we can book in a first stage call to talk it through!

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