£70000 - £100000 Per Annum standard benefits
Head of Technology
My client are a global leader in their field and have established themselves firmly as the market leader across digital technology delivery.
Due to aggressive growth plans in the next 12 months, my client are looking to appoint a seasoned Head of Software Development to manage and give direction to a team of talent software engineers.
*Responsible for the full life cycle development platform cycle – Architecture, Development and Test and has a real grasp of technology and passion for AWS
*Direct and strive to improve an end-to-end software development function (Following a strong Agile methodology)
*Work closely with the Systems Architecture function
*Promote best practice development techniques and approaches and drive adoption within and across teams.
*Manage a cross location team (40-50 Engineers and growing)
Key experience required:
*experience of managing and building a development team
*Experience of owning the full operational delivery of both test and development
*Proven ability to influence and lead a dynamic multi-functional team across multiple sites
*Excellent communication skills
*Proven high level managerial experience across software development
*Knowledge of the latest strategies around Microservices and Cloud (AWS)
*Understanding and experience of continuous Delivery
*Vast experience of Agile & Scrum
This is an innovative, fast paced, challenging environment ideal for a talented, and ambitious person who can match the companies hunger to grow and help further their market leading application globally.