Lead Software Engineer (C++) - Real-Time Data

Lead Software Engineer (C++) - Real-Time Data

Job Title: Lead Software Engineer (C++) - Real-Time Data
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cambridge
Salary: £50k - 65k per year + Benefits
Reference: SM103
Contact Name: Scott Mundie
Job Published: February 05, 2019 13:57

Job Description

Lead Software Engineer (C++) – Real-time Data

£50,000 - £65,000 depending on experience



We are currently partnered with a client, who is one of the most sought-after companies to work for in the whole of the Cambridge area. They are known for their market leading technology in real-time data collection providing data to very prestigious companies within their sector. What sets this company apart from the rest is its incredible company culture with many of their staff being long term employees. This role is a fantastic opportunity for anyone who has previous experience in leading a team.

My client is looking for a candidate they can really evolve with and build a team around. The Client is looking for a candidate to become a key member of the team. You will be developing technology for the data management and real-time platforms as well as performing middle tier management duties. The company is expanding with its development in other sectors across different real-time platforms.

A successful candidate must be skilled in:

  • 3 Years plus in C++ software engineering
  • Experience in leading a team
  • Able to deliver high-quality code
  • Experience developing web applications and APIs


  • Experience working with sprint management systems – Jira
  • Previous Agile / Scrum methodology experience
  • Python and knowledge of Django
  • Development in Linux environment

This company historically have been known for its excellent company culture. Employees generally love working in this industry and for my client. If your looking for a senior role where the company is actively looking to build a team around a senior software engineer this role is defiantly for you.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please email

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