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Head of Technology

Watford/Home (hybrid working)

£140,000 - £180,000

This digital agency are on the look out for a passionate and motivated Head of Technology leader to join their ever growing company. If you have been an Technology Lead, Software Development Manager, Lead Architect or something similar and are looking for your next challenge, then this could be the perfect role for you.

This organisation utilise the latest and greatest tools to build portals and platforms for the online gaming industry enabling them to be more successful and efficient. They love what they do and have big plans for the future and so are looking for someone to help lead their technology and development team on the journey.

The role would see you working with the managing director and other senior stakeholders in the business to build and execute a strategic plan for the continued delivery of their platforms as well as bespoke customer projects. You would have the chance to work with a semi-mature development team, motivating, guiding and mentoring them to further themselves in their careers. In doing this you will be highly rewarded with not only a great competitive basic salary but also an annual bonus, private medical for you and your family, and free breakfast and lunch from their onsite chef among many others.

You would get involved in;

- Strategic planning of development objectives

- Planning and priotisation of team to ensure BAU and project work is balanced

- Career development of the team

- Creative problem solving and refining agile processes

The ideal person will;

- Come from a technical background initially e.g. architect or developer (comfortable with complex technical issues)

- Led large teams to sucess in the past (developers, architects, QAs, POs etc)

- Use an even balance of facts/data and intuition to make decisions

- Love what they do

- Ideally have an understanding of PHP, Javascript and Laravel

They are a fast paced and passionate business looking for someone like minded to join and grow with them. If you want an environment where you can feel truly empowered to make decisions and make a difference then this is the role for you. Due to the seniority, management and SLT engagement involved in the role, they would love someone who wants to come into the office and be part of the team, ideally getting to the office 3 days a week (They are a short walk from the station and have free onsite parking though!)

If you would like to learn more about the ins and outs of the role then please apply or get in touch for a confidential chat to discuss.

Head of Technology

Watford/Home (hybrid working)

£140,000 - £180,000

Austin Fraser is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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.

Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide individual feedback to unsuccessful applicants.