Lead Software Developer
Who are we?
Planixs is the market-leading, Manchester-based FinTech that develops next-generation analytics and optimisation software designed to address the challenges around ‘Big Data’ in the Financial Services space. Established in 2011, we work with global financial institutions, in providing its award-winning product suite Realiti®, a cloud-based and on premise technology solution that delivers real-time intraday cash, collateral and liquidity management capabilities. Planixs was placed in the much respected Sunday Times Tech Track 100 (highest ranking Fintech business), and prior to that a finalist in the Northern Tech Awards 2018 (being the highest ranking Fintech business). The company was also recently awarded the RegTech of the Year accolade in the US FinTech Awards 2021.
Our Head Office is in the centre of Manchester, where we sometimes meet to kick off projects, for specific work events, or socials, it is of course open during office hours for anyone to use.
We have a growing client base, and are not only continuing to improve our core product, but also adding optional modules to enable functionality such as payment throttling, managing instruments other than cash, big data reporting and predicting payment profiles.
What’s on offer?
Planixs do everything to support their people and offer an extensive benefits package including:
What’s the role?
As a Lead Software Developer you will work alongside an Agile Delivery Manager providing technical leadership to one or more delivery squads. You will be part of the community of lead developers, proposing innovative solutions to business and technical problems, helping to refine your own and others designs to ensure good practice is followed, in coding style, security and performance.
You will be willing to challenge accepted ways of working, and propose new ideas for consideration. You will also be comfortable presenting your ideas to your peers, be that technical solutions, process changes or high level solution ideas.
Working in our tech stack, Python, Postgres, React and LogicBlox you will be expected to be an expert in at least one, and familiar with at least two others. Prototyping solutions, delivering production code and guiding other developers via pair programming, peer reviews and informal discussions.
Technologies (Primary – at least 3 required):
Tools and process:
For more information please contact HR Manager, Jenny Stockton-Pugh