Team Lead -Software Development Lead Engineer (any location)

Job description

A new opportunity has arisen for this exciting role which involves leading a team of 10 people for our flagship product CCTrader. You will form part of our Fintech Arm which employs over 40 IT specialists. You will also form part of the CC Group which employs 165+ people, was established in 1972 and is a leader in financial services. The role is available to candidates across Europe and provides the flexibility of working remotely or at our 2,000Sqm HQ which also offers gym facilities available for use throughout the day.

CCTrader is an award winning platform that was first launched in 2011. CCTrader has grown steadily and has also experienced phenomenal growth in recent years. The CCTrader roadmap is an ambitious and exciting one as the company is doubling down its efforts to scale the product Internationally. The team will initially focus on shifting the current back-end technology to cloud and adopting our latest technology stack that is used on our brand new Core Banking System which is also built in-house. Technologies include .NET5 and C# as well as integration with Couchbase, Kafka and Cassandra amongst others. As the CCTrader team lead you will be expected to lead the way in this respect and to collaborate with the infrastructure team and other product teams to get the job done. 

Some other major milestones for the CCTrader team in the medium term will include direct integration with our Global International Stock Exchanges, providing support for Native technologies and developing features based on new order types, fractional shares and AI.

We have a super team which we are incredibly proud of and we are looking for a real team player with a passion for technology and the drive to make the difference for this product and to take ownership in its technical space.

This role also provides an excellent opportunity for career growth, more specifically the opportunity to advance to Head of Wealth Systems which will add the responsibility of our Front Office and Back office teams.


  • Manage and Lead a fully autonomous development team which apart from Backend Developers also includes dedicated Business Analysts, Quality Assurance, UI/UX and Front end Developers which together provide the team with all the tools available to truly operate in an agile and efficient manner.
  • Liase with various other people such as the CTO, Head of Software, Scrum Master, Product Owner on a weekly basis
  • Work closely with HR on recruitment and other HR related strategies
  • Take ownership of the overall the quality of the application
  • Suggest initiatives that improve working efficiency and quality


Absolute Requirements

  • Must have at least 3 years experience leading software development teams and a strong technical background
  • Must experience with the following technologies (.NET Core, Web API, MVC / MVVM, C#)
  • Must have an IT related degree or qualification
  • Must have experience with Microsoft SQL Server

Plus points

  • Experience in investments


We are committed to attracting and selecting top people to join our team. We are also committed to creating a workplace that encourages individual growth; we value our people and their well being.

We are offering a competitive salary for this role commensurate with experience. The role also includes Health Insurance & Gym allowance benefits amongst others. Visit the home page to see more about our company

All Applications will be acknowledged and treated with maximum confidentiality

Reference: CCMT04220

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