Lead Developer

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Lead Developer

Job description

The Company

Atheneum is a global platform revolutionizing market research & knowledge sharing across the business community. Our mission is to accelerate the decision-making of our clients by connecting them to the world’s top professionals and industry leaders. We deliver interactions that generate intelligent insights & creative ideas ensuring our clients can drive their business forward efficiently.

Founded in 2010, Atheneum currently employs 400 professionals in 10 global offices and is rapidly growing as one of the world’s leading global insight platforms to strategy consulting firms, investment houses & global corporations.


The Opportunity

We are looking for an experienced lead software developer (minimum of 5 years experience) to build browser-based systems using NodeJS on AWS. This person would be part of the lead of a newly established agile software development team to tackle a number of exciting leading-edge software solutions which have a significant and direct business impact. We will be building web and mobile applications, deploying to AWS, with automated testing and deployment, using modern best-of-breed web technologies. This role is ideally suited to a candidate who has a solid track record of delivering web-based applications in any language, but ideally in NodeJS with solid experience with SQL, testing, and other supporting technologies.

The ideal candidate will bring in a very high will-do attitude, an interest in exploring state-of-the-art technologies, and a willingness to share knowledge and improvement ideas while being effective in supporting junior team members.

Job requirements

Profiles we are seeking

  • High Experience in developing browser-based business systems
  • Strong knowledge of Javascript
  • Very Good knowledge of SQL
  • Very high Experience in developing in NodeJS, Ruby on Rails or Java (or similar)
  • Very high Experience in developing in React
  • Strong leading Skills
  • A willingness to work in whatever language is appropriate for the project
  • Ability to communicate clearly and accurately with both stakeholders, analysts, developers, and other team members in writing and in person
  • Familiarity with an iterative approach to development, e.g. Agile
  • Strong English language skills
  • Understand the principles of TDD, use of the unit, and integration testing
  • Comfortable using Git