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Principle Engineer

  • Technology
  • Glasgow
  • Permanent
  • £40,001-£60,000
  • About the role

    Principal JavaScript Engineer


    Competitive Salary + Great Benefits


    I have partnered with one of Scotland's leading digital media brands. They're on a mission to become the number one digital entertainment hub and to take that next step, they need an experienced JavaScript engineer who specialises within Front-end development to join the team on a permanent basis.




    Define and implement your own software development roadmap to ensure the vision and strategy of your team aligns with the companies vision. You will be expected to work closely with product managers regarding development within the function to ensure all aspects of product requirements are taken into account (this includes customer experience, security and architecture). Along with the above, you will be leading day-to-day activities for your team, providing strong technical leadership and guidance.


    About You:


    You'll have commercial experience of managing the full development life cycle, while having previous experience or aspirations to move into a lead role down the line. As you can expect, you will need have a collaborative approach, while being confident and ambitious to take the product and service to the next level.




    • Extensive experience using HTML, CSS, JavaScript and Reactjs (if you use other front-end technologies, you will still be considered as long as you have a good understand of JS)
    • You will be able to provide examples of being a team player
    • Expertise in identifying, defining and championing the appropriate software architecture in alignment with company vision.
    • Experience mentoring junior developers, providing technical leadership and motivating team members is vital
    • A confident and curious approach to keep up to date with the latest digital products and trends, to see if they can add value to the architectural vision


    If this role looks like one which could be an exciting opportunity in your next move in your career, feel free to reach out directly to or apply now with a copy of your CV!