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Challenger Bank Head of Engineering Central London, London GBP100000 - GBP130000 per annum AMC/*MMC*/HEOE0013_1557760846 Permanent 13/05/2019 Adam Mohammad Anson McCade

Challenger Bank Head of Engineering (AWS, Java, React Native, FinTech)

Do you want to be the Head of Engineering and future CTO of a new generation of Challenger Bank?

Supported by one of the most recognised brands in Financial Services, requires a Head of Engineering (AWS, Java, React Native, FinTech) to ensure custom build software for this innovative venture his created and delivered to an impeccable standard.

Challenger Bank Head of Engineering (AWS, Java, React Native, FinTech)

Reporting directly into the current group CTO, you will utilise your extensive technical knowledge and management skills to lead a team of elite professionals to engineering creative solutions to enhance customer experience.

Operating in a highly agile environment, as Head of Engineering (AWS, Java, React Native, FinTech) you will act as a technical escalation point, define coding standards and direction for this disruptive FinTech venture that will operate across both mobile and web platforms.

If you are a Head of Engineering (AWS, Java, React Native, FinTech) with a genuine passion for innovation and technology leadership, then apply now.

Responsibilities:

  • Combine technical and management skills to successfully maintain a high performing engineering capability
  • Identify coding standards and direction within the venture
  • Work alongside the leadership team to drive technology delivery
  • Communicate with other teams within and outside the venture to negotiate timelines and deliverables.
  • Collaborate with the CTO to support and enhance the wider portfolio of businesses
  • Ensure all software built is s robust, performant and secure



Essential Requirements:

  • Proven commercial experience in managing agile engineering teams that work in AWS using React Native and Java
  • Strong understanding of best practice engineering processes
  • Proven success in a technology leadership position
  • Extensive knowledge of technologies such as cloud, micro-services event-based architectures and AI
  • Technical understanding of Infrastructure as Code and Event Driven Architectures



Locations: London, EC3

Salary: £100,000 - £140,000 + bonus, pension, extensive benefits package

Type: Permanent

Agency: Anson McCade

Reference: AMC/*MMC*/HEOE0013

Contact: Michael McCloskey

Telephone: + 44 (0)20 7780 6706

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