Head of Software Engineering

  • Fruition IT
  • City, Leeds
  • Apr 17, 2019
Information Technology Telecommunications Java Software Engineer

Job Description

Head of Software Engineering

Greenfield platform build

Massive customer base

Fruition IT are partnering with the world's largest gaming company on a mission to create the ultimate online betting experience.

As a Head of Engineering you will be building a new trading platform from the ground up in a greenfield build.

You will build and run new products that will be used by millions across the globe. This role will be a massive step up for most candidates in the market with the global reach and sheer scale of the products you will be developing. However, you will be working within a firm that have already produced market leading products and applications.

As the Head of Software Engineering you will be responsible for building a diverse team of engineers from different backgrounds as well as encouraging tech diversity and polyglot engineers within open source technology; JS, Java, Kotlin. You will define the platform vision and mobilise the engineers to reach this goal.

The Head of Engineering will have direct reports that include engineering managers and test managers whilst working closely with Operations, Architecture and Product. You will already have experience of managing lean and agile teams.

To be successful in this role you will have experience of working within a web-based enterprise environment where technology underpins everything. Its DevOps from top to bottom so you will have commercial experience of managing continuous deployment. You will implement lean processes and develop the SDLC models.

The company has over 100million users worldwide. This team will be responsible for the development of a new platform and its just at the start. If you think this could be a career defining move for you then please apply now. Based in central Leeds.