Software Engineering Manager

Henley Search and Selection Ltd
02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

An engineering manager is sought by a leading software specialist in Cambridge to manage the day to day running of an engineering team. The engineering manager will come from a software engineering background with good software coding experience. They will currently be in a line manager / team leader role and looking to expand their management skills in a pure management position. They will lead a team of around 6-8 staff, who are working to Agile practices.


  • 2 years of experience in line managing software developers
  • 3 years coding experience in languages such as C#, .Net, C / C++, Java, JavaScript
  • Hands on experience of Scrum / Agile
  • Excellent team building skills

Good to know:

  • Experience of web development
  • Experience managing QA and Testing
  • Use of issue tracking software e.g.JIRA
  • Scrum master training or certification

The engineering manager will work closely with other managers and technical leads to bring the technology vision to life. This role offers the opportunity to bring ideas and process improvements to the business and to shape your team to achieve the best results possible. The engineering manager / team leader will join a dynamic, growing organisation where there is a culture of innovation and a wide range of interesting projects. There is an excellent remuneration on offer commensurate with experience.