Lead Software Developer

Location Reading
Discipline: Software Development
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £70000-90000
Contact name: Ronan Maher

Contact email: ronan@platform-recruitment.com
Published: about 1 month ago

Reading – Lead Software Engineer – £70k-£90k - Retail

Platform Recruitment has partnered with one of the most integral organisations within the water industry. They are looking for a Lead Software Engineer to lead the development of their patented cross-platform, multithreaded application. This role requires deep expertise in C++ development and a strong understanding of both Windows and Linux operating systems.

Main Duties:

+ Leading the design, development, and maintenance of their application  

+ Supporting and leading the upgrade of C++ versions 

+ Seamless integration of systems

+ Providing technical leadership and mentorship to junior engineers

+ Engaging with customers to understand their needs and providing on-site support when necessary

Experience/Qualifications Desired:

+ Minimum of 5 years of experience in C++ development

+ Proven experience in developing cross-platform, multi-threaded client-server systems

+ In-depth knowledge of Windows API and Linux OS

+ Experience with software development for applications that interact with peripheral devices

+ Understanding of device drivers and low-level software components 


+ The salary for this position is £70k-£90k depending on experience

+ The office is based in Reading, however there are hybrid working opportunities available

+ The role may require travel to client sites (infrequent)

If you feel that you have the right experience for this position then please apply with an updated CV, your salary/rate expectations and availability.