This brand is a household name here in the UK, with an extended international presence and a website that attracts over 2 million consumers on a daily basis. The business has several different teams sat within the brand including online content, ecommerce platforms, subscription services and consumer electronics to name a few, all of which are considered the ‘go-to’ place for its individual target audience.
The Software Development Manager will be sat under the online content area, acting as the technical leader and being responsible for the entire software development lifecycle – which will include both strategic planning and hands-on engineering.
Using advanced data mining and machine learning techniques, building huge scale distributed systems and a company mind-set that is constantly looking to improve their work and the consumer experience, this is a fantastic time to join a company that is continuing to double in size in a frighteningly short amount of time.
Skills / experience required:
• Background managing and technically mentoring teams of engineers
• Proven ability building highly scalable distributed systems
• Visionary of product strategy, technical features and requirements gathering
• Have coded with at least one language including Java, C++ or Perl (for example)