Contract Software Engineering Lead

Location UK / UK

Job Type Contract, Permanent, TemporaryContract, Trainee

Salary £100000 - or more

Updated 2 weeks ago

Reference 1365204

 Job Description

6 month + engagement based in Manchester or Newcastle to support Head of Engineering Practice to establish a Software Engineering capability and to recruit new engineering talent.

Summary:

6 month + engagement based in Manchester or Newcastle with expenses paid travel to other sites to support Head of Engineering Practice to establish a Software Engineering capability and to recruit new engineering talent. You will support the organisation’s strategy to increase digital capability and assure delivery of digital services.

Essential Experience:

  • Demonstrable experience of forming and leading software engineering team in a digital environment.
  • Familiar with professional services business models and associated business processes.
  • Significant experience of managing the delivery of large-scale digital solutions in both Agile and Waterfall environments to time, budget and quality.
  • Experience of coaching and leading self-organising teams in advanced Agile techniques.
  • Able to demonstrate experience of challenging organisational processes to reduce complexity and optimise delivery flow.
  • Extensive experience of leading and continuously improving large Software Engineering teams within a complex, multi-disciplinary environment.
  • Extensive and deep experience of full stack system development.

Nice to have:

  • Working knowledge of relevant technologies and tools, such as AWS, Terraform, Ansible, Linux, Nexus, GitLab CI, Puppet, Red Hat, Centos, Checkmarx and Blackduck

Start Date:

Monday 5th November 2018

Duration:

6 months +

Rate:

£800 – £1000 per day + Travel Expenses (between sites)

How to apply:

Call Russell Kennedy any time on 07901 868 088 or 02890 330 250 or send on a CV to the address on this advert.