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Principal Engineer / Technology Architect


£100,000 - £110,000

Jody Marks

Managing Director

0161 244 9581

A true greenfield opportunity for one of the UK’s best loved eCommerce companies is currently available for a Principal Engineer / Technology Architect in Manchester City Centre.

The company is embarking on a very exciting period of technology change and we are looking for the KEY hire in the company’s new technology hub in Manchester.

Working closely with the CTO, you will influence the direction of the technology stack, the culture, the ways of working, whilst supporting their adoption through proper engagement and collaboration.

There is loads to do from replatforming the entire stack, to introducing data / machine learning to transforming the customer experience. If you are looking for a chance to make your mark in a company with huge plans and incredibly financially backed, this could be the role for you.


A passionate engineer by heart, you will have a great track record in defining technical principles and practices, be a true tech innovator, love getting your hands dirty and leading from the front and most importantly offer extensive experience delivering products across web, mobile & ecom.

With experience as a Senior and/or Principal Engineer or Architect, you will:

• understand the value of owning the code you write.
• advocate engineering excellence at all levels within the organisation.
• have strong architectural abilities and experience in designing complex, distributed systems.
• be pragmatic and understand where to compromise and where not to.
• live and breathe lean practices and true agile thinking.

Operating in a TDD/AGILE/CI environment, the stack is mixed and it is expected that you will have an expertise in AWS environments and offer knowledge/experience in a mixture of the following (but not limited to): C#, Javascript, NodeJS, ReactJS, Restful API’s, Redux, NoSQL


If you want a role where your value comes from a lot more than just writing code, get in touch today. Highly competitive package (up to 110k base + bonus), true greenfield, huge chance to make a difference.

Jody Marks

Managing Director

0161 244 9581

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