Job details

Posted on
Annual Salary
Employment Type
Full Time
United Kingdom

An exciting opportunity to join us in our new London office as part of our global expansion.

We are looking for an experienced, creative and passionate leader to effectively manage the newly appointed London based software team to achieve the goals laid out by senior management and the vision of the company. This is a ‘hands on’ role where ability to code is a must.

We value the creative and technical elements of product development in equal measures in order to create the most engaging and interesting user experiences, from entertaining humanoid robots to next generation service and industrial robots to easy-to-use robot software.

Reporting to the company Director, the Applications Team Lead will be directly responsible for five software team members as well as efficiently liaising with wider team members on cross-dependent tasks. As the team expands, the Team Lead will be required to organise the resources and guide the development in line with business strategies and overall aims.

Our internal motto is “Be Wow”, our robots are wow, but so is our software and our team, we bake wow into everything we do, and this role is no exception!

Join our talented and creative team to help build the future of humanoid robot technology.

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Main Responsibilities

  • Applications Software Development Lead

    • Managing and directing the software team to achieve the goals defined in collaboration with the wider senior management members

    • Reviewing performance of the team, identifying issues or skills shortages

    • Aid in any recruitment activities

  • Office Management

    • Day to day management of the London office

    • Key holder duties to ensure the office is opened, closed and secure each day

    • Liaising with other team members for office equipment and supplies

  • Development Planning

    • Plan out strategies and deadlines for developing features agreed with Senior Management

  • Hitting Development Deadlines and Meeting Specifications

    • Hitting deadlines for feature developments

    • Ensuring new functions align with specifications

  • Conformance

    • Ensure all development work, documentation and procedures conform to relevant standards

    • Ensure regular audits are carried out for the requirement of conformance certification

    • Organise conformance testing and certification activities

  • Documentation

    • Oversee quality documentation, including auto-generated docs from code commenting, as well as Wiki style developer documentation

Experience Requirements


  • 10+ years experience in a software developer role
  • 5+ years in a management role
  • Experience in agile software development methodologies
  • Proven track record in project planning, implementation and meeting deadlines
  • Experience in a creative industry
  • Linux development environment
  • Strong communication skills


  • Concept development
  • Creative thinking
  • Gaming
  • Entertainment


  • 3D visualization
  • 3D modelling
  • Animation
  • Robotics
  • Machine Learning
  • Computer Vision

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