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Senior Engineering Manager

Senior Engineering Manager - UK Leading PE Backed FinTech Lender

Hybrid working £110,000-£150,000 per annum+ bonus + benefits, Central London

Our client is a London based, PE-backed, Financial Services Company, that specialise in supplying credit products to UK consumers. With over 20 years' experience of experience, this company provide credit solutions to the UK's most loved brands including the likes of Amazon, Arcadia Group and John Lewis. With over 5 million customers this client uses use innovative methodologies such as the power of data to drive commerce across the UK! Unsurprisingly, this company has won numerous awards in the past few years including best use of AI award 2021.

Due to a high period of growth across their product line, our client is seeking a Product-Tech minded Senior Engineering Manager to lead their tech team. Reporting directly to the Head of Platform Engineering, you'll be responsible for 8 Tech Leads with oversight of 30+ engineers.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Define and deliver the technology leadership and engineering strategy for the team - including defining strategy and lead successful implementation across teams, thought leadership and support culture of innovation through promoting new ideas.

  2. Develop and enable an awesome engineering team - including providing the leadership to build and scale teams, grow the next generation of organisation leaders, manage team performance etc.

  3. Leadership of Delivery - ensure tech. delivered meets frameworks and actively promote tech that provides delivery agility.

Requirements:

  • Experience in leading tech leads, software developers, mentoring and coaching, eliminating blockers

  • Candidate attraction and retention,

  • Experience of agile software development methodologies, TDD and Agile best practices

  • Strong technical background in C#/.Net, CI/CD, DevOps, Azure (or any cloud), API's

  • Experience in people leadership/development, mentoring, coaching,

  • Design and architecture patterns and development principles knowledge

  • Industry knowledge/experience: FinTech, Credit, Banking, Payments etc. or working in a Product Tech based business

This is really exciting time to join a business who are going through an incredible amount of growth in a fast-paced industry! For more information on this and other similar roles we are working on please send your CV to me on chloe.collingridge@lafosse.com