Location UK / Belfast
Job Type Permanent full-time
Updated 7 days ago
We are a global software company with development offices in Belfast.
In Belfast we build out new applications that run on a platform operating at volumes many times higher than stock exchanges. We compete against the world’s biggest tech companies to support Ad Funded businesses. Our customers include many household names in the media and gaming industry.
We are seeking a highly talented Lead C++ Engineer who can contribute brilliantly to our team located there, including leading and managing a team of engineers. We are a fast-paced but casual environment with highly talented peers. You will be versatile, disciplined and enjoy focusing on new challenges in the ad tech space.
Making an immediate impact:
PHP to C++ conversion of our marketplace
New C++ applications created to handle Billions of transactions
Enhancing new and legacy code for performance
Collaborating and problem solving
Work on a scrum team comprised of 4 to 5 developers
Participate in daily standup meetings and all meetings of the agile SLC: planning, estimation, retrospectives, demos, etc.
Lead of team of 3 to 7 Engineers
Leading a team:
Ensure completion of sprints – or other Agile tracking milestones.
Maintain software standards on your team (quality, unit tests, process, etc).
Build relationships with your peers to ensure that cross-team communication is effective.
Maintaining priorities on your team in relation to sprint, and release.
Be responsible for team’s code, either by direct code review, or by delegation.
Keep an eye on the release dashboard and release process and make sure the relevant team members are participating and available when needed.
Delegating responsibilities to qualified candidates
Motivating, holding accountable, and developing your team.
Maintain 1 on 1s with team members
Serve as glue, maintains team chemistry
Communicate with your team members to your peer team.
Needed SpotX’er talents:
Significant experience with Modern C++ 17
Strong Linux knowledge
Large-scale transnational environments
Networking/API/ Microservice design
Significant database experience, including both SQL + NoSQL
Bonus SpotX’er talents:
GitHub account- we like developers who like developing!
Believes in Continuous Integration
Company paid social events and treats (e.g. boat trips, bowling, pub quiz, etc)
Subsidised Gym Membership
Active Social Committee
Stocked snack cupboard & beer fridge!
Free Friday breakfasts
Weekly Scone and Fruit delivery
Great work-life balance and flexibility
Great holidays, (25 days plus 10 bank holidays PLUS exceptional extras over Christmas!)
Company pension plan and healthcare
Learn in a fun, casual, team environment
Amazing office location with panoramic views
Free concert viewing from our office overseeing Custom House Square!
Games room – ping pong, pool, games consoles
SpotX Core Values:
Customer Service, Integrity, Respect, Initiative, Collaboration, Innovation and Adaptability
SpotX is an equal opportunities employer