Head of Engineering and Architecture Job

Location: Remote – UK Wide
Salary: £70,000 to £75,000 + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP

Please note this role unfortunately does not offer sponsorship.

My client is a renowned software company specialising in fleet management software. They are looking for an experienced Software Architect to join their team on permanent basis. They have offices in Sheffield and the role comes with hybrid working environment.

The Role:
This role will be an ideal for someone with background in development. You will work very closely with the senior leadership & will be responsible for guiding & advising them on latest technologies. Strong people management skills are also needed for this role as you will be responsible for the growth of the team.

You will be responsible for:

  • Architectural roadmap for multiple products.
  • Contributing to the execution of their Digital and Technology strategy
  • Designing and implementing smart ways of storing and displaying complex data
  • Mentoring and coaching software engineers
  • Maintaining a productive working environment for development teams
  • Representing technology perspective’s at a management and local board level
  • Recruiting to support growing and ongoing team needs
  • Supporting Product Owners and Product Managers by advising on the practicability of solution alternatives marrying up technical limitations with operational realities and providing recommendations
  • Line management, coaching and supporting ongoing development of 10 software team members.
  • Promoting process-centric thinking, supporting the Scrum Master and Product Owners in getting best value from software.
  • Promoting a continuous improvement mind-set by executing incremental and ongoing improvements to the engineering environment, CI/CD Pipeline, infrastructure and security.
  • Driving cloud adoption through gaining agreement to embed new architectural patterns.

You will have experience in:

  • Software architecture and development skills
  • New technologies and know where it’s appropriate to use them
  • Software development within a SaaS oriented development environment
  • Domain driven design experience – demonstrable ability to decompose problems and create opportunities to solve them in a sustainable manner.
  • Delivering agile engineering of software.
  • DevSecOps and how to adopt and drive forward in product engineering teams.
  • Working with micro services (they use Azure FaaS and .NET Core and are exploring wider into Serverless and AWS)

You will work on:

  • VS.NET, VS.Code
  • ADO and TFS – moving to Jira and Gitlab
  • C#, .NET Core, ASP.NET, REST/SOAP services, Mulesoft
  • Web front end – MVC, JQuery, React.JS
  • Cloud: Azure FaaS, DynamoDB, AWS EC2
  • Mulesoft
  • SQL Server
  • Source repos: TFS, ADO and Gitlab
  • Log4Net
  • MSTest
  • Dynatrace

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Job Reference: RL6016

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