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Engineering Manager - Start Up - London in City of London, London, UK

  • Reference - ENGMAN12
  • Permanent
  • Competitive salary

Engineering Manager:

Java/PHP - Central London/Currently Remote Right now?

What are they doing and how?

The economic pressure the Coronavirus has caused has had some very disadvantageous effects and put some organisations through testing times, however, on the flip side the climate has caused certain industries to rocket and the reason for exponential growth is due to the high number of people that still require digital services, now more than ever.

Organisation: Who?

After building a successful SAAS product and team, this fintech organisation has thrived through this difficult situation as well as previously disrupting the market in a short space of time. They continue to grow from strength to strength due to increasing cognitive diversity and encouraging personal growth throughout the organisation and it genuinely is demonstrated in their day to day activities as well as their core values.

Role: What?

You will join a passionate and growing engineering team. You will have the opportunity to build a world-class development team as well as a world-class product, you are there to inspire, mentor and help your team flourish - you will be on track to managing a team of 16 by the end of the year and you will be working with all aspects of the business - engineers, product managers, internal partners, stake-holders and most importantly the CTO. This role is ideal for somebody who can work well with people, on-board a team, understand emotional intelligence and really help deliver a decision to the correct audience - it is a 100% hands-off and will be strictly management focused, however, the closer you are to coding the better it will be in order to get started - be prepared to wear a lot of hats as you'll be working directly with the CTO on the product road-map of the company.

Soft Requirements:

- Experienced with working in both small and large organisations

- Exposure to working in cross-functional product teams

- Ability to check and PR code

- Build a dynamic culture that interacts with other parts of the business

- Have exposure to a highly transactional application (either as a developer or manager)

- Understand the EQ side of management and showcase soft skills

- Experience with microservices and monolithic platforms

- Knowledge of DDD (ideally hands-on, but if not, BDD with knowledge of DDD)

Benefits/What's on offer?

Offering a competitive salary (+ benefits package) based on your experience as an Engineering Manager, this is a great chance to cut your teeth into a strong technical team and help build a product/team you can be proud of.

Tech Stack/methodologies you will be working with? - OO JAVA - TDD/BDD + DDD - SOLID principles - Event Sources systems - CQRS based systems - AWS - Terraform - Docker - Agile/Scrum