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Technical Lead

Glasgow, Lanarkshire
£100,000 to £130,000
Job Type
5 Sep 2022
  • Work for a mission-led start-up business with an innovative platform committed to creating greener options for home delivery.
  • A chance to own the technical development strategy of the platform and lead a small team of engineers as the business goes through a phase of growth.
  • Benefits include - equity options, remote & flexible working, workplace therapy, employee wellbeing, company retreats, growth & progression, enhanced maternity pay, and more!
  • Business Tech Stack - Python, Java, Flutter, JavaScript, Node.js, Angular, React, MySQL, MongoDB, Apache, GCP, AWS.
I am recruiting for a Technical Lead to join a growing start-up based in London. This is an incredible company who are creating an innovative platform designed to have a positive environmental impact. We are looking for someone who is looking to work for a "tech for good" business and is on board with the mission. The Technical Lead will need to be excited by the ups and downs of start-up life and be adaptable to new ways of working.What you will be doingThe Technical Lead will own the technical development strategy of the software platform and work very closely with a small team of engineers, as well as the wider teams within the business. We are looking for someone with new and modern ideas as the business moved into the next phase of growth. You will remain hands-on whilst being heavily involved in the development strategy and direction of the development team.What experience you will need:
  • Previous experience in a senior engineering role at a start-up business.
  • Strong leadership skills, coaching, mentoring, and growing a team.
  • Keen problem solver and able to develop new strategies.
  • Strong commercial programming skills (Python, Java, Flutter, GCP).
  • Knowledge of/experience with AWS.
  • Excellent communicator, both written and verbal.
  • Strong collaboration skills with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Keen to explore new technologies that will benefit the business
  • Self-motivated and resourceful.
  • Able to adapt to the needs of the business.
What you will get in return for your talents:Work in the "tech for good" space with a passionate team and supportive senior management. Remote and flexible working options, lots of opportunity for progression and personal growth. Company retreats, employee well-being initiatives, workplace therapy, and 3 wellbeing days in addition to holiday allowance. Enhanced maternity pay, brand new equipment (Macbook Air or Windows Laptop, your choice!) Learning and development courses. Fantastic salary of up to £130,000 plus equity.What next?If this role sounds like it could be your next career move, please get in touch with Amber at or apply with your most up-to-date CV.
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  • Job Reference: 704911455-2
  • Date Posted: 5 September 2022
  • Recruiter: ADLIB
  • Location: Glasgow, Lanarkshire
  • Salary: £100,000 to £130,000
  • Sector: Executive Positions
  • Job Type: Permanent