Lead Software Developer

Lead Software Developer

£40,000 - 45,000  per annum (plus benefits)

Permanent - Full Time - Flexible Working

Falmouth and home-based / Remote


Data Duopoly is a Cornwall based start-up, with a mission to revolutionise the visitor experience in any venue worldwide. We are a dynamic and driven team, backed by strong partnerships and investors, looking for a motivated, proactive and enthusiastic individual with big ambitions to join us on our journey.


Our XplorIT product range helps visitors enjoy their day out by providing personalised and gamified experiences to explore, whilst gathering valuable location data for the venue. In light of the Covid-19 pandemic, we are now offering features to help venues recover post lockdown, and we are in an exciting stage of growth. We have worked with some industry leaders to implement our solution, including the Eden Project, Falmouth University and the National Trust Cornish Tin Coast Partnership and we are looking to onboard many more.


An exciting opportunity has now arisen for a Lead Software Developer to join our senior team, to advance the capability and growth of the XplorIT product range, revolutionising the way that venues and events engage with their visitors. 


You will manage our development team and direct the technical strategy for Data Duopoly, with real automony to lead projects with clients. You can expect to work throughout the development stack, from Xamarin, ASP.NET to high-performance servers hosted on AWS, engaging with high-profile clients from a wide range of exciting events, venues and universities.

You’ll need a proven track record in developing scalable technical stack, preferably Xamarin, ASP.NET, OOP, AWS and TDD, with an agile approach, commercial awareness and the ability to lead teams and communicate technical concepts effectively You have excelent programming skills, and relish the opportunity to solve problems and produce excellent outcomes for your clients. 

We are committed to helping our team achieve their full potential, and you will have the opportunity to expand your technical, commercial and management skills through a personalised career development plan. We are looking for someone to lead our technical strategy and grow with us as a company, with future potential for equity options.

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The Perks


·       26 days holiday (including Christmas to New Year off, your birthday) plus bank holidays

·       Flexitime

·       Regular salary reviews

·       Pension enrolment

·       Relocation package (if required)

·       Flexible working options, including home working.

·       Work within a dynamic startup with a great company culture

·       Living in Cornwall and access to the gorgeous coastline, water sports and beach activities on your          doorstep

·       Freedom and autonomy over work

·       Preferred equipment

·       Involvement in decisions that affect the way work is done

·       Strong culture around recognition of achievements

·       Work within a dynamic startup with a great company culture


This role is full time with the option of flexible working, and a complete job description is available on our website (www.dataduopoly.com).


To apply for this role, please complete the application form.  The closing date for applications is Monday 31st May 2021, however we may close the window for applications early as soon as sufficient applications are received.  The selection process will include a technical test and interview, which can be conducted in-person or remotely.


If you would like more information about Data Duopoly or this vacancy, please e-mail our recruitment inbox listed on our website, and we will be happy to help.