Vice President of Software Engineering

NCC Group
Closing date
29 Jun 2021

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Technology & New Media
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Thanks for checking out our job opening; we are excited that YOU are interested in learning more about NCC Group.

We are on a mission to make society a safer and more secure place. Our people are the ones who make that mission possible; a global community of talented individuals working together towards a safer future. We aim to create an environment where everyone can reach their full potential. We work together, we are brilliantly creative, we embrace difference and we want you to help us in our mission, as a VP of Software Engineering

Take a look at our website here to learn more about why we're one of the leading cyber security and software resilience business...

The Opportunity

We have a brilliant opportunity to join as our Vice President of Software Engineering within the Product & Engineering Leadership Team.

You would be leading our Software Engineering team which has approximately 60 individuals and two respective Heads of Engineering based out of the Netherlands and the United Kingdom.

Our dynamic development teams are using agile methodologies and developing solutions for the following areas within NCC Group:
  • Business systems.
  • Software as a Service offerings for our Cyber and Software Resilience divisions.
  • Cyber Managed Services and Managed Detection & Response supporting software.

The Challenge

Our mantra is to develop the 10% of software we must. Therefore we are looking for an individual who is passionate about this sector with experience of:
  • Leading across multiple countries and cultures.
  • Engineering strategy and transformation.
  • Software engineering cost and resource management.
  • Resource contention and backlog management.
  • Agile software engineering methodologies.
  • Management of contract development.
  • Nearshore and offshore development.
  • Development technology and environment transformation.
  • Developer professional development.
  • DevOps as well as cloud and associated technologies.

Essential Skills

At NCC Group we are passionate about passionate people. We are looking for an individual who thrives in an ever changing environment; someone who can work with multiple teams to get the job done and deliver great work.
  • Leadership
  • Collaboration with NCC Group colleagues
  • Management across; people, finance, delivery and suppliers

This role reports to the Director of Product and Development. This role will be working remotely out of the Netherlands, Denmark, Spain or the United Kingdom.

About NCC Group

The NCC Group family has over 1,800 members located all around the world, providing a trusted advisory service to 15,000 customers. Born in the UK, we have now have offices in North America, Canada, Europe, Asia- Pacific and United Arab Emirates.

We are passionate about helping our customers to protect their brand, value and reputation against the ever-evolving threat landscape. We fuel that passion with investment in our people and our business.

Our values and code of ethics are at the heart of how we operate - we work together, we are brilliantly creative, and we embrace difference. We treat everyone and everything with equal respect.

We want to create an environment where all colleagues feel psychologically, emotionally and physically safe to be authentic, sharing their personal experiences to represent the diversity of the world they live in, and have equal opportunity to achieve their best.

About your application

We review every application received and will get in touch if your skills and experience match what we're looking for. If you don't hear back from us within 10 days, please don't be too disappointed - we may keep your CV on our database for any future vacancies and we would encourage you to keep an eye on our career opportunities as there may be other suitable roles.

If you do not want us to retain your details, please email All personal data is held in accordance with the NCC Group Privacy Policy. We are committed to diversity and flexibility in the workplace. If you require any reasonable adjustments to support you during the application process, please tell us at any stage

Please note that this role has background clearance as mandatory due to the nature of the work NCC Group does. To apply, you must be willing and able to undergo the vetting process.

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