Principle Engineer

£70000 - £80000 per annum + Plus benefits package
19 Sep 2017
17 Oct 2017
Kimberley Miller
Clearance Level
None / Undisclosed
Job Type

We are currently recruiting a Principal Engineer to join a large global media company, you will have extensive experience using the wide range of technologies and patterns required to build modern web-based products and services. From CDNs, Networking, Cloud infrastructure and Databases through to front end templating and performance tuning.

As a Principle Engineer you will be responsible for:

  • Management of a large tech stack (Up to 55 Engineers)
  • Making sure operational needs of the site are taken car of and running smoothly.
  • Understanding business requirements to match with the technologies.
  • Ability to be hands on and complete engineering for high levels of fault tolerance, stability and performance optimisation.
  • Help move the business forward with focus on building new products.

A successful Principle Engineer will have a good mix of the following skills:

  • Problem solver
  • Ability to communicate with all teams members and key stakeholders.
  • Ability to encourage and motivate teams.
  • Experience in programming languages (ideally JavaScript/Node.Js, CSS, VCL preferred but not limited too)
  • Understanding of modern web browsers and challenges
  • Ability to learn and understand a business and the nature to help with progression.

This is an excellent position to manage a team of very talented engineers and be part of an ever-growing media company. This role offers a competitive salary package including bonus, pension, healthcare and session ticket loans.

If you are interested in discussing further please send your CV to or call on 0113 200 2207

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age

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