Engineering Project Lead (Back End)


The role

As one of our most experienced and trusted developers, you will play a pivotal role in shaping the success of our enterprise deliveries by taking the lead engineering role on our larger projects.You will contribute to business development – speaking to prospective new clients and contributing to pitch decks for new projects. You will be expected to take responsibility for the day to day oversight and management of the team of cross disciplined engineers directly assigned to your project. Leading from the front, you will set the standard for ‘what good looks like’ by assuming a hands-on approach to delivering functions, features and code. Direct day-to-day involvement with the team will be central to your role. You will extend the range and influence of your insight by taking an active role in our departmental working groups. You will assume ownership of key initiatives aimed at evolving our processes and tooling, ideally through assessment and utilisation within your projects. Your ability to successfully oversee the delivery of key projects while also building the capabilities of those around you is central to the growth of the department and business.

Please note, this is a hybrid role with 2 days per week working out of our Glasgow office.

The Ideal Candidate

  • Previous consultancy or business development experience is highly desirable
  • You are comfortable presenting your ideas to clients.
  • You are adept at translating product and business requirements into technical solutions
  • You are forward-thinking and proactive.
  • You have a wealth of experience with public cloud technologies, cloud hosting, container, and networking design patterns, tools and standard methodology (primarily using Microsoft Azure).
  • You are experienced in .NET/C# 
  • You have a strong understanding of both building and integrating with APIs
  • Understanding of DXP solutions (e.g. Umbraco, Sitecore, Optimizely for example) is optional but desirable
  • You have a strong understanding of considerations in planning a project's technical roadmap to support organisational goals and growth
  • You are comfortable capturing and documenting Non Functional Requirements, ensuring they are considered throughout project delivery
  • You are experienced in designing solution and application architecture to meet the needs of a project and future vision
  • You are able to support a team with troubleshooting issues, analysing the problems from a high level view and prioritising/delegating technical approach to resolution.
  • You are experienced in planning and hosting technical workshops, engaging with project stakeholders and 3rd parties.



£70,000 - £80,000

What's in it for you?


Generous Pension Scheme

We want a secure future for all our team. Join our Pension Scheme and 10% will be matched by us.

Lots of holidays

34 days holidays so we can all relax and enjoy our time off. Also, you get an extra day for every year you work (up to 5 extra days)

Free Gym Membership

Exclusive membership to the hi-tech Village Gym, or a contribution to a gym of your choice

Flexible working

We have been a champion of flexible working long before the pandemic

Free Private Healthcare

Every team member gets private healthcare, to make sure you get access to the best treatment.

Mental health aware

We are passionate about mental health, so everyone gets access to our 24/7 Employee Assistance Programme. You can also become one of our mental health first aiders.

42% off a New Bike

Take part in the Cycle-to-Work scheme and save up to 42% on a new bike.

Enhanced Maternity & Paternity Leave

We are a family-oriented company. Get enhanced maternity and paternity leave and a huge celebration when you bring in the baby!

Daily Coffee, Friday Drinks and Mountains of Fruit

Fresh fruit, bottomless caffeine, and celebratory drinks every Friday for a week well done!

The Best Social Scene

From summer BBQs on a private island on Loch Lomond to Christmas glamour there’s always something to look forward to.

£1000 Referral Bonus

You get a grand every time one of your friends join the team.

Long-term service rewards

The longer you stay, the more we celebrate you. At each major milestone you’ll get a surprise gift as a big thank you.

After you’ve sent in your CV…

Application process

The interview

This is a telephone or Teams call to chat about your experience and what the role looks like. It’s your chance to show us what makes you remarkable.

The task

Take on a small task to let us see your skills in action. Once complete you’ll meet with up to 3 people from your team to discuss the task.

Meet the team

Our culture is precious to us. So senior and externally facing roles involve an additional meeting with members of the board to ensure the candidate is a good fit for the business.

You're in! Now what?

Getting started

The Tour

Meet the team, tour the studios and learn how we work. We want you to feel comfortable, and you get to know a few people who can help you out.

The induction

This dedicated induction with our People and Culture team will make sure you’re fully up to speed with your role and how to get things done. At this point, you should feel inspired and confident to get started.

The first 3 months

We’ll help you put together a 3-month programme covering key competencies, support and learning outcomes to make sure you’re fully equipped to thrive.

Get a Buddy

After the induction period, there will still be a lot of new things, so everyone new is paired with a Buddy, who will be your go-to for any questions you have! And then it’s onwards and upwards!

Ongoing support

Our people and culture team conduct regular welfare check-ins to ensure everything is working out the way you’d hoped and ensure you feel supported

Breakfast with the Founders

John, JJ and Garry are keen to have the chance to meet everyone that joins the team. You get breakfast and a chance to ask anything and maybe hear one or two stories from their colourful pasts!


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