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Head of Software Development, (Finance experience essential)

Head of Software Development (Finance)

£80,000 – £100,000 + Bonus + Benefits

Canary Wharf, London

Are you Lead Software Engineer or Team Lead, looking to be Head of Development in an award winning FinTech Company based in Canary Wharf, where you will be the recognised expert in your field, with the autonomy to run the development team.

On offer is an exciting opportunity to join an award winning FinTech company, based in Canary Wharf, London. Heading up a 20 strong team, you will be responsible for implementing new Cloud based infrastructure, managing the migration effectively, whilst ensuring back-end quality standards remain paramount to the operation.

Reporting to the CEO, it will be your sole responsibility to ensure the cloud architecture is “fit-for-purpose”. You will assess which tech platforms to use based on cast analysis and research, whilst briefing designers/developers on project requirements, working to budgets and timescales.

This role would suit a Head of Development, with a proven track record of training and mentoring a development team, who can also be “hands-on” when it comes to coding. You will be joining a proactive team who are working in unison to drive this business forward. A likeminded technical manager, with the management style to reflect this work ethic is crucial.

The Person

  • Previously managed or lead web development teams.
  • Experience working in Finance, or a similar regulated industry.
  • Highly skilled Developer (C#, .NET Core, Microservices)
  • TDD, CI/CD, DevOps
  • Excellent people skills, modern management style.

Keywords: C#, .NET, JavaScript, JS, frameworks, Microservices, Atomic Architecture, DevOps, CTO, Head of Development, Head of Engineering, Software Engineer, Technical Lead, Lead Engineer

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