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Head of Engineering

Head of Engineering

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  • Sector:

    Technology & Digital

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  • Salary:

    £110000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Jeffrey Barr

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    02920 220078

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Head of Engineering - £110,000 – Flexible, Hybrid Working – Bath - Great Benefits – Sector: Sports Media – Green field projects
Come and join our passionate team of developers and lead them towards exciting new directions!
Yolk Recruitment are on the lookout for a Head of Engineering to work with one of our large and exciting Sports Media clients.
This role will give you the opportunity to work with one of the worlds leading digital sports companies in the development of their new global sports app.  
The ideal candidate will have strong technical background and experience dealing with senior stakeholder at discovery level.
  • Create and manage technical strategy for the developer team
  • Discover the best platforms, frameworks, and tools to be used within your teams projects
  • Occasionally code writing (i.e., only for building showcases / prototypes)
  • Liaising with senior stakeholders at discovery level
  • Determine code reviews and specific testing conformance
Core Skills:
  • Experience with cloud-built services (AWS or GCP preferred)
  • High level experience in version control and deployment tools
  • Experience working with a cloud platform such as Kotlin, Swift or similar
  • Experience managing budgets and managing a developer team
Desirable Skills:
  • Experience working with JavaScript
  • Experience launching native mobile apps to the mass market