The average salary for an Early-Career Lead Software Engineer with C Programming Language skills in India is ₹869,989.
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Job Description for Lead Software Engineer
A lead software engineer holds many responsibilities, primarily developing and testing software programs. Responsibilities for a lead software engineer can vary vastly depending on the company, department, and infrastructure of the employer. They are employed in a variety of sectors, including not only software companies, but also in health care, insurance, retail, and many other industries. Lead software engineers can expect to be involved in design planning, scheduling release dates, participa…Read more
Lead Software Engineer Tasks
- Implement high quality code in an agile, test-driven development environment.
- Create detailed software development plans and assign tasks to team members.
- Scope development effort, and provide reliable resource and timeline estimates.
- Coach and mentor development staff.
- Perform performance and scalability analysis as needed.
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Popular Skills for Lead Software Engineer
C++ Programming Language
Pay by Experience Level for Lead Software Engineer
A mid-career Lead Software Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of ₹1,371,976 based on 119 salaries. An experienced Lead Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ₹1,522,707 based on 75 salaries.
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