Head of Technology
Salary £75,000 - £90,000 per annum
Consultant Leah Shannon
Date posted 25 June 20192019-06-25 2019-08-24 it Manchester Greater Manchester GB GBP 75000 90000 90000 YEAR Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.co.uk https://www.robertwalters.co.uk/content/dam/robert-walters/global/images/logos/web-logos/square-logo.png
Want to have an impact on an ever-growing and diversifying digital and commerce-lead business? As Head of Technology you will play a pivotal role in the development of their function and be influential in the roadmap to enhance success of the wider group. Based in South Manchester with the backing of a hugely successful group paired with their flexible start-up growth culture, this is a fantastic company to join on their journey.
As Head of Technology, you will manage a multi-disciplinary team of c30 staff plus partners, with plans for building future capability. You will have significant impact on how this innovative, agile business operate and grow. You team will design, develop and release highly scalable tech products.
Other key responsibilites of the role will include:
• Working alongside other VP Head of Technology and the CTO to develop, and deliver, the technology strategy and roadmap.
• Defining software methodologies and standards.
• Ensuring that software solutions are fit for purpose, fully regression testable and therefore cost effective, delivered on schedule and to functional and non-functional specifications.
• Creating an innovative and ideas driven culture, whilst not losing sight of delivery commitments.
• Make the appropriate technology and methodology slections to ensure the delivery of the product roadmap.
Ideally, you will have the following skills:
• Strong experience deliveing multi-channel ecommerce solutions.
• Experience forming and delivering short and medium term tech strategies.
• Strong skills in managing both in house and 3rd party resource.
• Excellent commercial acumen.
• Strong skills in managing development and test functions; with technologies such as C#, .Net, JSON, SQL Server, CSS, Jquery and tools such as Gherkin, Selenium, Jenkins and JIRA.
Please get in touch for more informaton or apply directly. Leah.firstname.lastname@example.org