Technical Lead

Technical Lead Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Technical Lead to join our team.


  • Staying involved in coding activities where required;
  • Managing technical debt and raising new stories accordingly;
  • Communicating the quality and progress of current work items to the stakeholders as required;
  • Train team members on Magnolia and other relevant skills;
  • Working to defined Development best practices and principles to enable Willis Towers Watson to deliver industry-leading technology solutions;
  • Ensure that expected application quality levels are achieved;
  • Perform the Technical Lead role on customer sites;
  • Manage, transform and cleanse high volume data,
  • Supporting the overall solution, scope and integrity of the solutions across work streams;
  • Collaborate on scalability issues involving access to massive amounts of data and information,
  • Liaise with all sections of the business and technology teams through participation in team ceremonies, progress and technical meetings;
  • Responsible for ensuring that the quality assurance arrangements in place are sufficient to assure the quality of results;
  • Take on ad-hoc tasks as required for the running of a small, yet rapidly expanding business;
  • Liaise with all sections of the business and technology teams through participation in daily scrums, progress and technical meetings;
  • Establish good working relationships and processes with IT teams and business departments to smooth design and development activities.


  • Software Engineering Lead / Technical Lead experience;
  • Strong leadership experience;
  • Technical Lead;
  • Microsoft Azure experience;
  • Adopt a proactive approach to monitoring service delivery, requests and problems and able to work toward effective solutions;
  • Educated to degree 2.1 minimum level or equivalent ideally in computer science, technology or similar;
  • Team Lead experience, specifically leading a development team. Proven success on multiple, enterprise-scale software development projects;
  • Must have experience in API development and management;
  • Excellent client-side JS (jQuery/ES6 JavaScript) skills;
  • Educated to degree level or equivalent and / or demonstrated experience in the Drinks Industry;
  • Stakeholder management experience;
  • Advanced knowledge of Ruby, PHP, SQL, Python, CSS, Sass, React, HMTL5, full stack JavaScript (node.js);
  • A passion for IoT driven technology would be a real plus;
  • Technical Leadership;
  • Databases MySQL.