IT & Telecoms, IT/Systems Manager, Technology & Application Support Team Lead, Technical Manager
£110,000 to £130,000 Per Annum
A high growth market leader in b2b SaaS, who following yet another successful round of funding is raising the bar once more, setting their expectations high and looking to invest in a super-smart VP of Engineering, aspiring CTO.As part of the exec, you will work alongside the co-founders, board and other industry leaders across marketing, sales and product and be responsible for the full technical architecture and strategy through listening to the voice of your customers, partners and existing team of engineers, architects and analysts to provide a solution that supports scale and competitive advantage.You will have a seat at the top table, empowering you to implement ideas and effect change with a mature and experienced exec for support with a collaborative and autonomous environment.You will be hands-on as a leader whilst delivering against the strategy – ensuring key deliverables such as efficiency, performance, stability, time and cost are all in alignment with the goals set by the business.As a tech evangelist, you will also promote the game-changing products you’ve created through various media channels and keynote events. As the Technology Director, your duties will be to:
Drive innovative collaboration within the engineering team to ensure that delivered code is of a high standard.Listen to customer and partner voices and develop the next generation of tech products.Manage and refine the business release process, integrating development delivery and cross-functional activity to deliver products to market.Be a technically inspiring leader that will influence and grow the current team.Embrace full autonomy to implement the technology stack you believe to be best.Use your social presence to be a company evangelist and raise awareness about the awesome products you and your team will build.Continually develop the team towards the goal of being the go-to tech hub in the tech space.
To be a successful Technology Director you will have the following skills and experience:
Be a technically inspiring leader that will influence and grow the current technology team.Experienced in building scalable platforms whilst knowledgeable of high-growth start-up tech strategies.Possess strong knowledge of open source stacks ideally having experience in AWS and Java/J2EE environments.Passionate about technology and have a great social presence within open source communities and believe in thought leadership and giving back.A solid technical background and a sound understanding of the entire development life-cycle and Agile processes.Experienced in managing and motivating engineering teams including mentoring, training and hiring.
In return the Director will receive a salary of £110,000 - £130,000 base, depending on experience along with a 20% bonus, benefits and equity so, the potential for a nice earn out in c. 2 years’ time when looking at a potential IPO or sale.The first stage of the application process is to apply online.