Technical Design Lead: London (6-12mth Fixed-Term)

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Location: Heathrow, London

Salary: Competitive

The Role:

  • Deliver high quality, technically sound solutions to client agreed deadlines, thoroughly testing all output
  • Liaise directly with customers and to represent the business in a professional manner
  • Liaise with and assist Senior Developers in complex analysis tasks, providing technical support and identifying technical solutions
  • Be the technical authority on code reviews and implementations
  • Provide technical input into tenders/proposals
  • Facilitate and advise on the creation and maintenance of documentation for your team
  • Attend training on technologies core to the company and its clients
  • Explore new technologies with the aim of improving our current development architecture
  • Advise on standards and best practices, conducting peer/code reviews
  • Assist in driving the development team and be a go-to- contact for developers
  • Respond in a timely manner to resolve outstanding issues
  • Assist in identifying and implementing processes and systems which optimise work performance
  • Be able to identify risks and minimise impact on existing architecture
  • Regularly participate in technical presentations
  • Be involved in the training and mentoring of new and existing staff

The Skill:

  • A degree in a relevant discipline (desirable)
  • 5+ years commercial web design/development experience (circumstances will be considered)
  • Practical experience of the following;
    • Web Architecture
    • HTML5
    • CSS 3
    • JavaScript
    • AJAX
    • Code standards and validation, semantic markup and SEO techniques
    • Front end libraries/frameworks (jQuery, Node, Angular etc.)
    • XML/XSLT, JAVA/JSP, PHP, .NET and SQL experience desirable
    • IDEs such as Eclipse, Netbeans etc.
    • Browser dev tools
    • Software design patterns such as MVC architecture
  • Be able to work within a clearly defined process
  • Excellent communication skills, able to communicate directly with multiple project stakeholders.


Call us on +44 (0)191 305 5140 or drop us an email at to find out more.