Software Engineering Manager

Software Engineering Manager

  • Location

    City of London, London

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  • Salary:

    £110000 - £125000 per annum + + Bonus + Benefits

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    James Potton

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    about 1 month ago

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Software Engineering Manager

Salary - up to £125k + Bonus

We are working with a global FinTech who provide financial services to top-tier financial institutions, across multiple business areas.

They are seeking an experienced Software Engineering Manager (2nd line) to lead their products and organisation consisting of multiple teams that are responsible for building highly scalable and distributed services.

The Software Engineering Manager will enjoy a hands-on role split across...

  • direct management, recruitment and team alignment/organisation
  • design reviews, sprint planning and agile processes/implementations

From a hands-on technical perspective, the Software Engineering Manager will be exposed to a company that has succeeded in building and managing large-scale services involving multiple Microservices, distributed services, APIs, complex databases, Big Data and more. Experience across some/all of these is required.

Their tech stack is Core Java, React, Microservices, NoSQL DBs, Microservices, Docker, Kubernetes, OpenShift, Big Data (Hadoop, Kafka), Jenkins, CI/CD.

As the Software Engineering Manager you will drive continual improvement and delivery, across cross-functional projects, working closely with Engineering, Product, Operations and Support teams.

It will be down to the Software Engineering Manager to mentor and guide the team members, as well as creating a collaborative, cohesive and respectful working environment.

The company has headquarters and offices across America and Canada. Their main focus is growing the London office which acts as their UK and EU headquarters. They tripled in size last year and are continuing to grow to capacity in 2022.

This will be a vital role for them and an opportunity to join a fast growing, already successful business that is looking to dominate the UK and EU financial markets.

Apply now for immediate consideration for this excellent Software Engineering Manager opportunity!

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