Technical Lead – Digital, Media, Publishing, Java, Spring, XML

London (Greater)
£55000 - £65000 per annum
24 Apr 2014
01 May 2014
BHJOB6067_7000
Ruth Bater
Permanent
Full Time
Technical Lead – Digital, Media, Publishing, Java, Spring, XML
 
Technical Lead – Digital, Media, Publishing, Java, Spring, XML

A leading publishing house based in London is looking for an experienced Java Technical Lead to ensure the delivery of robust and scalable software to specification.

You will work across the business in close collaboration with members of both technical and non-technical teams working within a single Implementation Team.

Responsibilities:
  • Provide technical representation and leadership on a project/product team at a peer level with the project manager and product manager, from project definition through to delivery
  • Support the Project Management function in the definition and technical validation of all delivery schedules and plans
  • Closely support the Business Analysis function and Product Management function in defining the goals of the project or work package with a focus on delivering value early and iteratively
  • Lead an Implementation Team (Developers, Testers, etc.) to ensure correct implementation of agreed solutions, meeting quality thresholds to agreed KPIs and working with the Iteration Manager to ensure on-going review of delivery plans, while maintaining the motivation of the team
Requirements:
  • A strong technical development background in Java, alongside commercial and technical experience developed in a fast-moving web environment
  • Experience working in Test Driven Development
  • Working knowledge of XML and desirable experience of XSLT or XPath
  • Have experience of work management and planning across a group of developers in an agile environment
  • The successful candidate must be a highly organised, detail oriented self-starter with good analytical and problem solving skills

Candidates that match the above skill sets should get in touch for more information and how to apply. Cornwallis Elt is an Employment Agency and has been listed 3 times in The Sunday Times Virgin Fast Track 100 of the UK`s fastest growing private companies, as well as in the Recruitment International Top 250, Top 50 in IT and the Recruiter Fast 50. You can also follow our live roles on the website at http://www.cornwalliselt.com/live_roles and on Twitter: https://twitter.com/cornwalliselt