Lead Software Engineer

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Iglu.com is an online travel business specialising in cruises (Iglucruise and Planet Cruise). We are the largest independent retailer of ski holidays in the UK and, having acquired Planet Cruise in June 2013, we are also the UK's largest independent cruise agent. 

We are looking to recruit a passionate and engaged lead software developer to take responsibility for delivering the Product Information roadmap. The business is hungry for change and already has a well thought out strategy and are keen to get going! This role would be leading the entire product information team with the view to expanding in future.


  • We work in an Agile way but let teams decide how to operate
  • We are happy with remote and office working
  • We are pragmatic about what technologies we use but always are evaluating new tools/languages/frameworks
  • We are passionate about Infrastructure as code and AWS is our platform of choice
  • We believe in autonomy and responsibility to sit in the teams that are building and deploying the software.
  • Small frequent deployments are what we strive for
  • Everyone has an equal voice
  • We believe in a streamlined CI pipeline


  • Extensive commercial experience of C#, MVC and SQL
  • Experience with AWS
  • Experience with ElasticSearch
  • Experience working closely with Stakeholders and wider business.
  • Experience leading a team of software engineers.
  • Experience leading a team using agile methodologies
  • Design & build of both ecommerce web applications and backend systems
  • Experience of Angular
  • Exposure to TeamCity, Octopus, Bitbucket Pipelines

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!


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Why join Iglu.com?

We might be online, but we're real people who want to make a real impact and work together to create the best experiences for our customers. We've grown a lot and have now created a diverse, flexible, rewarding environment that strives to let everyone be the best version of themselves. 

Our social calendar and regular educational trips mean that it is not all hard work. The social committee also allow us to give back to some great causes and initiatives. Plenty of reasons to enjoy life at Iglu.com.



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