Head of Engineering

Recruiter
Bandwidth Recruitment
Location
Brighton
Salary
£55,000.00 - £70,000.00 Per Year
Posted
14 Jul 2017
Closes
13 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Bandwidth are recruiting for a senior software professional to join our client in Brighton, East Sussex. This successful candidate will help manage and grow the software development team. It will be your responsibility to advise, cultivate and lead technical decision making regarding infrastructure and feature software delivery. You will work directly under the CTO and will help grow the technical leads in the frontend, backend and devops teams.

Further details include:

•Taking ownership of aspects of engineering
•Working with the CTO to manage day-to-day operations providing strategic and operational leadership
•Ensuring the development teams are working productively and effectively.
•Helping the recruitment process

Requirements:

•Experience writing and deploying production web applications (Ruby on Rails is preferred)
•Proficiency in SQL (MySQL a plus).
•Strong experience with JavaScript and HTML/CSS.
•Experience with test-driven development.
•Experience with modern Agile practices.
•Experiences administering Linux servers and using cloud services is a plus