£100,000 - £125,000 with an excellent benefits and bonus package.
James Adams has partnered with a fast-growing & award-winning technology business in Edinburgh. Our customer is recruiting for a Head of Engineering to manage their Engineering team, which is made up of Development, QA, and DevOps. The team is currently over 25 in size and is fast growing to become 50-60 in the next 12 – 18 months. They are a customer-facing technology solutions business that leverage and deliver a wide array of products and services to a global client base.
The Development team is split across Mobile Engineering, doing both Cross Platform and Native Development in iOS using Swift and Android using Kotlin. Front End Development, primarily focusing on React/Typescript as the main tools of choice & Back End Development split across .Net and Java with Spring Boot. Their solution is mainly cloud-based and they leverage both event-driven and microservices-based architecture to deliver seamless, secure, and scalable bandwidth and stability to their products and services.
They are looking for a Head of Engineering to come from a development background and have worked managing teams of developers, ideally within different disciplines and skillsets. The team works in an agile methodology and the different project teams are structured cross-functionally so groups of different specialists can work together to leverage and solve technical problems. As their Head of Engineering, you’ll come in and manage this function, with the different team line managers reporting to you as direct reports.
In your role you will: