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Lead Full Stack Developer

Manchester
£38,866 - £55,863

Job Description

Expiry date: 16:00, 01 June 2018

Are you passionate about developing great customer focused digital services? Do you have the skills to help shape and lead the development of software products using Agile methods?

We are seeking a full stack developer to lead on the development of our digital products, these are important customer facing services which every Greater Manchester resident will have access too. You will be helping to put in place the frameworks for these important services, building a new platform to provide the best customer service and experience.

You will also be working on our Metrolink ticketing solutions, which are moving to contactless payments, developing intuitive user focused mobile apps that provide the right information to our customers when and where they need it

The structure is setup for success using a product focused delivery team with other experienced like-minded professionals, who want to deliver value, quality and fast.

You will have significant experience in Java, Node.js and other open source framework/tools and will be comfortable working with a solid CD/CI pipeline and Cloud environments. Even better if you have BDD and TDD experience.

As you see Technology is important for TfGM, it underpins everything we do from supporting the Metrolink to providing customer information in bus and rail interchanges to online journey planners and everything in between. Helping millions of people every day travel in Greater Manchester. We are investing and scaling up our Technology function and want experienced and talented professionals who have the passion and drive to help us deliver better and faster using the latest technologies.

If you believe you have the skills and expertise we need at an exciting and challenging time for our IT team, we would really like to hear from you!

In return, as well as a competitive salary, we offer a fantastic range of benefits, including:

  • Free home to work travel by train or Metrolink within the Greater Manchester boundary;
  • Free bus travel across Greater Manchester;
  • 27 days annual leave;
  • Access to the local government pension scheme.

The salary range for this role includes a market supplement..

At TfGM we welcome and encourage applications from everyone regardless of age, disability, gender, ethnicity, religion and sexual orientation. We are actively building a diverse workforce and want to create an inclusive environment as we recognise the importance of our workforce reflecting the communities we serve.

PLEASE APPLY FOR THIS VACANCY BY SUBMITTING YOUR CV INCORPORATING A COVERING LETTER CONFIRMING HOW YOUR SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE MEET THE REQUIREMENTS.

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