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Lead Software Engineer (Python / React)

Lead Software Engineer (Python / React)

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    Technology & Digital

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  • Salary:

    £60000 per annum

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    Ryan Harris

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    02922 671 378

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    about 1 month ago

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Lead Software Engineer (Python / Django) 
Cardiff or Brighton / Hybrid working 
Up to £60,000

Yolk Recruitment are working boutique technical consultancy looking to expand their engineering team. 

The organisation build modern software solutions for Enterprise & SME level business from conception & design through to post delivery support. They are looking for a lead engineer to form a new team to deal with an increase in project workload. Their tech stack utilises Python / Django, JavaScript, TypeScript & React. If you have exposure to native mobile development in React Native that would be hugely beneficial. 

They have offices in Cardiff & Brighton & this role can be based at either. They operate a flexible hybrid policy with 2 days a week in the office. 

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Leading an Agile team of Engineers, best practice, code reviews, practical advice etc
  • Building functional & scaleable solutions in Python, Django, JavaScript, React
  • Dissecting client requirements into a workable concept
  • Web & mobile application design & architecture

Essential skills required: 

  • Python / Django including API development
  • JavaScirpt, TypeScript including React / Redux
  • Web application design & architecture experience
  • PostgreSQL
  • Native mobile development in React Native would be hugely beneficial


  • Salary up to £60,000
  • 25 days holiday (bank holidays on top)
  • flexible / remote working options

Got your attention?

If you believe that you have the skills and experience for the role – then please get in touch. We also offer a referral scheme for any candidates whose details are passed to us that we successfully place. If you have any further questions then please contact Ryan Harris at Yolk Recruitment.

*Please note, whilst we do our best to contact all candidates, due to the high number of applications we receive we cannot guarantee this for every role. If you have not heard anything from us within 7 days of applying – then unfortunately you have been unsuccessful. Please keep an eye on our website for more opportunities.*

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