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Lead Full-stack Engineer

£80k – £95k • No equity
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Alongside our corporate partner, BCG Digital Ventures is launching a startup that is developing technology to remove the burden of paperwork and digitise risk assessments for fieldworkers in utilities. The business is due to launch in 2020, and will be based in London, UK.

We are looking for a Lead Full Stack Engineer to lead the the engineering team and help the CPO running the product team.

You will dive deep into technical architecture, have experience with machine learning (NLP, Image recognition) and AWS, but you are also an expert in developing APIs and Web Apps. Some mobile experience can be a bonus.

You have a passion for development and a hands-on attitude which helps you to guide and support other engineers to bring highest value to the venture.

In this role you will:

Grow innovative, ground-breaking products and business that address real customer frictions
Design and architect innovative, modern architectures
Build, support and mentor effective teams
Champion a focus on software qualities such as testability, security, scalability, operability etc
Work with state-of-the-art technologies to solve genuine, real-world problems
Champion good agile practices that provide a foundation for iterative product development
Build strong relationships with product managers and designers
Enjoy working in a diverse, dynamic, collaborative, transparent, environment where everyone's ideas and opinions are equally valued

You should have:

Hands-on development and delivery experience with a broad mix of languages and technologies
Real passion for solving customer frictions through simple and effective software
Experience with architectural design whilst leading and inspiring software development teams
Strong people skills that contribute to an open and collaborative environment
Experience working with Agile, Lean and Continuous Delivery approaches, such as Continuous Integration, TDD, Infrastructure as Code etc.
Experience in communicating technical vision to a variety of team members
Experience building cloud native software architectures
An ability to embrace and reduce uncertainty through continual validated learning

Tech Stack

You will have experience in most or all of the following technologies:

Django
Python
Zappa
AWS (Cognito, API Gateway, Transcribe, Rekognition)
Terraform
React
Javascript

BCG Digital Ventures at a glance

Build innovative businesses from the ground up

BCG Digital Ventures focuses on Collaboration, Product Design, Venture Capital, Technology, and Innovation Engineering. Their company has offices in New York City, New York, London, Berlin, and Sydney. They have a small team that's between 11-50 employees.

You can view their website at http://www.bcgdv.com or find them on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.