Development Head Java with Data Cloud Director Level

£95000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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DAN FISHER

Global Financial Technology Firm seek a Director Level Development Manager. The ideal candidate will have experience of managing the delivery of large-scale Java technology platforms with AWS, Azure, GCS and Cloud tech to a globally distributed user base.

Due to an increase in demand and a growing revenue stream the role will and with project pipeline well into 2021. Plenty of scope for career development. This role will partner with product and proposition management, and architecture to ensure alignment with the technical and business strategy. Provide thought leadership in the area of cloud, AI/ML and analytics.

Key responsibilities:

Leading development of the assigned platform and services. Manage and delivery software development in order to meet ongoing business needs.

Ensuring high levels of service, quality, security and performance are consistently met. Where necessary, target debt in these areas and prioritise appropriately alongside feature delivery

Driving innovation and new technology adoption. Manage budgets and cost control. Provide technical leadership in design decision. Use and enhance existing development frameworks utilising TDD and Agile methodologies.

Degree level qualification, preferably in Computer Science or related field. Proven experience managing large scale global systems and teams. Experience with Java, and Cloud technologies. Programming ability or technical background.

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.

 

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