Backend Developer Team Lead

Job Description

Backend Developer Team Lead -

Location: Hybrid Working in Belfast
Salary: Competitive + Stock Options

Company Overview: VANRATH is excited to partner with a prestigious global software company in the search for a talented Development Team Lead. This company is at the forefront of innovation and is seeking an individual with expertise in Node.js and React to lead a dynamic development team. This is an opportunity to work with cutting-edge technologies and be a key player in the company's growth.
Role Overview: As the Development Team Lead, you will be responsible for leading a team of 4-5 members, driving the development of innovative software solutions. The ideal candidate will have strong expertise in Node.js and React, and professional experience with SQL databases, with a bonus for knowledge of NoSQL databases like MongoDB. This role offers a competitive salary, along with the opportunity to be part of a global software company's success, including stock options.
Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead and mentor a development team, ensuring high-quality software delivery.
  • Drive the development and implementation of solutions using Node.js and React.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define project goals and deliverables.
  • Utilize professional experience with SQL databases, and ideally, NoSQL databases such as MongoDB.
  • Foster a collaborative and innovative team culture.


  • Proven experience in leading development teams, preferably in Node.js and React.
  • Solid knowledge and professional experience with SQL databases.
  • Bonus: Familiarity with NoSQL databases, especially MongoDB.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and ability to make data-driven decisions.
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills.


  • Competitive salary and performance-based incentives.
  • Stock options for valuable participation in the company's success.
  • Hybrid working model in Belfast.