Director of Engineering / CTO

Permanent

Job Reference
Director of Engineering / CTO
Job Type
Permanent
Location
Area
Paddington, London
Salary Details
TBC
Key Skills
Proven experience in a role that holds sole responsibility for building and operating an online service
Experience of LAMP stack (Linux / Apache / MySQL / PHP)
Experience of web and mobile platforms
Benefits
Share options, team lunches, nights out plus many more! The client is also rolling out some new soft benefits as of January 2019 such as onsite chef, massages etc.
Consultant
Steve Green
steve.green@deerfoot.co.uk
02380817151

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Job description

Software Development Director / CTO - Salary TBC + Excellent Benefits Package
Online Service Provider
Paddington, London

A growing online service provider is looking to grow their development team from 15 to circa 100 over the next 12 months. The company is a dynamic, exciting early stage business but with the financial security of an established business. They have experienced a hockey stick growth over the past 12 months and have over 1 million customers.

Our client is looking to recruit a Software Development Director / CTO. You will be responsible for application development, operations and Quality Assurance. You will also have overall technology strategy and architecture exposure.

Skills / Environment
Proven experience in a role that holds sole responsibility for building and operating an online service
Experience of LAMP stack (Linux / Apache / MySQL / PHP)
Experience of web and mobile platforms
Experience in Quality Assurance
Experience in AWS (Amazon Web Services)
Experience in recruiting, leading and managing engineering teams

Role Overview
Recruiting, structuring, leading and managing teams including the development, operations and QA teams
Responsible for day to day operating of the company’s platform; monitoring, reporting on all metrics and ensuring all performance and uptime metrics are defined, agreed and maintained
Project management and delivery of roadmap
Disaster recovery and backup strategy

Salary: TBC
Benefits: Share options, team lunches, nights out plus many more! The client is also rolling out some new soft benefits as of January 2019 such as onsite chef, massages etc.

This role may suit candidates, who hold the following job titles: Software Development Director, Director of Engineering, CTO, Chief Technology Officer, Head of Engineering, Head of Technology

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