Software Development Team Lead


Cardiff (Nantgarw)

Salary:  £50-60,000


  • 25 days annual leave (plus bank holidays) which increases with length of service

  • Generous Pension

  • Healthcare scheme

  • Life Assurance (3x Basic Salary)

  • Access to employee reward platform

Alcumus is the market leading provider of technology led compliance and risk management solutions. Serving over 48,000 clients including 35% of the FTSE 100 we have an increasing need to grow and push our technology capabilities forward. This said, if you are looking to carry on enjoying coding, testing, architecting with the added benefit that you are contributing to saving lives, improving Health and Safety in the work place with our solutions in the tech team then this could be the role for you.
The new projects we will be undertaking are greenfield, you’ll receive the opportunity to have strong input on what we use, working collaboratively and working with various technologies.
Our CTO –an avid gamer and former game developer, interested in bleeding-edge technologies and driving our business forward. Supporting him we have our Head of Software Development and Chief Architect, looking to build squads of developers and testers to support our new development projects and also sustain our legacy systems with the plan to progress onto the newer technologies.

The Role:  
The Software Development Team Lead will be part of an agile development team, building and working on enterprise grade software systems on top of the chosen development stack. The Software Development Team Lead will provide technical and team leadership through coaching and mentorship.
Required Experience

  • 7+ years’ experience of development in languages including Java, NodeJS, JavaScript/TypeScript, Angular.

  • 7+ years’ experience of relational database platforms such as MySQL and MSSQL.

  • Experience as Development Lead or Senior Developer

  • Experience building responsive web applications using frameworks such as Bootstrap.


  • Experience working with CQRS and event sourced architectures.

  • Experience of using Tomcat, Nginx, Docker and AWS

Personal characteristics:

  • Analytical and logical mind

  • Ability to prioritise and work within deadlines

  • Good organisational skills

  • Ability to work under pressure

  • Self-motivated

We look forward to hearing from you!