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Principal Developer | PHP, AWS, SERVERLESS | Manchester

£55,000 - £65,000

Jody Marks

Founding Director

0161 244 9581

One of the most exciting Manchester based SaaS companies specialising in the Retail sector, is currently expanding their award winning team and have some key hires to make within the engineering team. With 500k regular customers utilising their platform, this very cool disruptive company has grown month on month for the last 2 years with their data rich platform being leveraged by household retailers to enhance their consumers experience.


Based in their new Manchester office (with some remote too), we have a key role for a Principal Developer, responsible for: tech leadership, mentoring/coaching; architecture; and the delivery of high-end solutions with quality and scalability in mind.


With extensive technical and leadership skills, you will build and lead a strong team of developers (c. 6), working side-by-side with your team and contributing hands-on to projects.

You will be a strong advocate for great engineering practises and enjoy teaching these to your team. You are pragmatic when balancing best practise against delivery, all the time managing technical debt effectively. You want to deliver value quickly and fail fast. Learning new skills comes naturally. Details matter.


AWS (Lambda, Fargate, SQS), Kafka
PHP / JavaScript / Node
Infrastructure as Code
NoSQL database (specifically MongoDB or AWS DocumentDB


This role should appeal to a tech leader who wants the autonomy to make key technical decisions whilst remaining hands on in a Principal Engineering capacity.

Attractive salary on offer (£65k), great flex benefits, brilliant team environment and the opportunity to work for a truly exciting company.

Apply today with your profile and lets discuss more. If you have a github account, please share it too.

Jody Marks

Founding Director

0161 244 9581

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