RELX Group Software Engineering Lead in United Kingdom

Lead Developer – AngularJS and Java

Adaptris PSO

The Department:

Reed Business Information (RBI) provides information, analytics and data to business professionals worldwide. Our strong global products and services hold market-leading positions across a wide range of industry sectors including banking, petrochemicals and aviation where we help customers make key strategic decisions every day. RBI is part of RELX Group plc, a world-leading provider of information solutions for professional customers across industries.

Adaptris is the Integration and Connectivity Brand within our globally renowned ProAgrica business. We simplify integration challenges for thousands of businesses seeking efficiencies, especially in their supply chains.

Our approach sets us apart: We blend deep expertise with highly flexible iPaaS and data exchange technology to bolster businesses, effectively and fast, in the cloud, on premise or a hybrid environment. Interlok and Cirrus, our core technology platforms, are recognised by Gartner Group and are rapidly evolving to keep pace with industry and technology trends.

Overview of the Role:

The Adaptris Professional Services Organisation provides consultancy and development services our Key Accounts across many sectors, but especially Aviation, Financial Services and Agriculture. Historically, our involvement has tended to revolve around back-end SOA and API development, but we are encountering more and more demand for Front End development to provide necessary insight and visualisation.

We are looking for a talented, enthusiastic individual to join our team of back end experts to provide front-end leadership on customer-facing projects. Our approach is to go out and engage directly with our key customers, so the successful candidate can expect to spend time in the field working closely with blue-chip organisations.

Job Purpose:

·As a Lead technical developer and solution architect, you will act as a ‘hands on’ subject matter expert, providing technical assistance throughout the end to end process as well as adopting managerial responsibilities such as delegating tasks and interacting with stakeholder and project managers to ensure requirements are successfully met.

Key Accountabilities/Responsibilities:

  • To provide all round solution design and development services in modern Front End technologies, especially AngularJS
  • To provide technical leadership to development teams, including managing Jira backlogs
  • To contribute to Back End solution design, primarily based in Java

Key Skills Required:

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Working experience in both agile/scrum and waterfall environments
  • A wide working experience of distributed technologies with experience of their integration and configuration: particularly Linux, Java/JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3, MVC and Angular JS
  • Experience working with Relational databases
  • A strong understanding of web application and API security concepts
  • A strong working knowledge of application development tools and methodologies.

Experience Required:

  • Degree in Computer Science or equivalent professional experience
  • At least 5 years development experience, with demonstrable design and leadership experience

About Reed Business Information

Reed Business Information (RBI) provides information, analytics and data to business professionals worldwide. Our strong global products and services hold market-leading positions across a wide range of industry sectors including banking, petrochemicals and aviation where we help customers make key strategic decisions every day. RBI is part of RELX Group plc, a world-leading provider of information solutions for professional customers across industries.

http://www.reedbusiness.com

RBI is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

RBI General Benefits Package:

- Pension Scheme

- 29 Days Holiday

- Paid Charity Days – 2 days per year

- Life Insurance (4x salary)

- Save As You Earn Share Scheme (SAYE)

- Competitive Salaries

Job: IT/Technical & Product Development

Organization: Reed Business Information Ltd

Title: Software Engineering Lead

Location: EU-GBR

Requisition ID: REE007LP

Other Locations: EU-GBR-London