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Software Engineering Manager

West London / Paddington

£90,000-£120,000 with bonus + benefits

This is an exciting senior leadership opportunity with an award-winning financial services firm listed on the London Stock Exchange. They have been recognised by the Financial Times as one of the fastest growing companies in Europe with the business growing from 40 to 300 in the past 3 years making them truly one of London's leading tech scale ups. Everybody has the opportunity to become a shareholder with 65% of the company already a partner. They are privately owned and therefore life changing sums of money are aligned with being a shareholder at the company.

They are looking for an additional Software Engineering Manager to spearhead a new team who would work on their flagship payments solution as an additional software development team. The team you would lead utilise both front and backend skills to work on building the backbone of the application, develop proprietary solutions and integrating with third party providers.

This is an excellent opportunity for you to get involved in a hands-on company who focus on high quality delivery of products as well as career development and growth. The role will allow a split between guidance and strategy around technical architecture as well as servant leadership so anyone from a background of senior development and technical leadership or similar would be a great starting point.

What can you expect to do?

  • Working alongside other Engineering Managers and senior leadership on development strategy to help drive forward their ambitious roadmap.
  • Work cross functionally with teams to ensure a collaborative work environment.
  • Maximise and champion the systems to make use of the latest technologies.
  • Support, coach and develop engineers in their career through regular 1:1s and continuous feedback.

What would make you a good candidate?

  • 7+ years experience in a .Net or Java development role
  • 4+ years leadership experience
  • 3+ years AWS experience
  • Passionate and innovative attitude
  • Willingness to learn

They have a great benefits package including private healthcare, annual bonus, trips abroad and award winning offices with gym, bar, and barbershop.

They have a rotating schedule of working in the office and home.

If you would like to hear more about this opportunity apply below.

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Austin Fraser is committed to being an equal opportunities employer, and encourages applications from candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity status.

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