Technical Team Lead

Greenstone + Limited London 2 months ago

About the company

Greenstone is a dynamic entrepreneurial company providing sustainability reporting software and services to a global client base in more than 100 countries. Greenstone’s software solutions cover environment, CSR frameworks, health and safety, supply chain and Investor ESG analysis and reporting.

Based in central London [although currently working from home due to the COVID Pandemic] the team works in an ever-evolving reporting landscape and there is never a dull moment as we constantly develop our software and services to meet our client’s requirements. We have a social, energetic and hard-working culture, we value teamwork, and we are passionate about what we do. We are committed to developing our team and are able to offer plenty of scope for career progression. Our software suite is highly rated globally, and you will have the opportunity to play your part in leading the team at this exciting time as we work to make Greenstone the world leader in this space.

About the role

This is a genuinely exciting opportunity for an ambitious individual who is confident in their own software development skills and who is keen to step up and help the team navigate some of the more stretching and complex elements of their work. Reporting directly to the Chief Technology Officer, this role gives the applicant a high profile opportunity to perform and for their talents to be seen and recognised. You will likely possess a University degree or equivalent and have experience as follows:

  • Professional software development experience of 5 years+ with C# and .NET, Web Forms/MVC, Web API, REST Services, Entity Framework, Unit Testing (working in a TDD environment), web application front ends, Source Control, and Microsoft SQL
  • Full SDLC knowledge, software development patterns and best practices and project leadership . Senior Developer and team/project leadership an advantage.
  • Experienced with waterfall and Agile design methodologies; creating design documentation, roadmaps, and coding standards
  • Possess strategic product vision and contribute/recommend technology stacks or solutions
  • Achieve Microsoft Certified Status
  • Independently lead and deliver multiple simultaneous and key projects, providing weekly status updates and adapting team priorities in line with review feedback
  • Ability to take responsibility for team management, resource planning requirements, task delegation and developer mentoring
  • Demonstration of team leadership and/or Snr Dev experience an advantage

About you

This role would suit an aspiring individual with the following characteristics:

  • An energetic impatience to get ahead and get things done - a self-starter with the confidence to take the initiative and the lead to deliver results
  • A bold drive for change but able to assess and calculate risks
  • Analytical, critical and able to think creatively
  • Able to work collaboratively with and through others, delegating appropriately whilst keeping control of work and delivery timescales
  • Demonstrates high personal and work standards and expects the same from those in the team

If this sounds like the role for you, then don’t delay and apply today.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £55,000.00-£60,000.00 per year

Reference ID: Team Lead

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £55,000.00-£60,000.00 per year

Additional pay:

  • Performance bonus
  • Yearly bonus


  • Additional leave
  • Bike to work scheme
  • Casual dress
  • Company pension
  • Life insurance
  • Private medical insurance
  • Work from home


  • Monday to Friday

COVID-19 considerations:
All employees working remotely currently and will return to work in teams and continue work from home and in office part of the week

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • London W1B: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)

Application question(s):

  • Candidate must have existing full right to work in the UK. Regrettably sponsorship is not possible.


  • Bachelor's (preferred)

Work remotely:

  • Temporarily due to COVID-19