Head of Software Engineering

  • Job Reference: 00007067-1
  • Date Posted: 18 May 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Cardiff
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Job Title: Head of Software Engineering

Salary: Above market rate

Location: Cardiff

Acorn is searching for a dynamic Senior Software Technology Leader, with a real passion for technology, to join an innovative web-based organisation based in Central Cardiff as Head of Software Engineering. The company are looking to scale up in 2020 and with that in mind are investing a new technology team to facilitate a large scale digital transformation. The position will be remote based until the end of the coronavirus related lockdown when there will be a phased return to office-based work.

As Head of Software Engineering you will oversee all aspects of Software Engineering as well as taking a senior role in the strategic direction of the company. The company are planning to scale up in 2020 and have put technology at the heart of that by investing in a new technology team. As Head of Engineering you will play a key role in the company's growth plans, taking overall control of the planned digital transformation.

This is an excellent opportunity to work for a growing company who pay above market rate salary.

Responsibilities include:

Overall management of the Engineering department co-ordinating with junior management team to ensure the team runs smoothly.
Overall project & digital transformation oversight contributing to strategic company decisions.
Budget responsibility for the Engineering department.

We are looking for someone with the following experience:

Experience managing software engineering teams within complex enterprise environments.
Ideally experience within the Retail sector.
Proven experience co-ordinating and overseeing major digital transformations.
Diverse technical background.

Benefit From:

Above market rate salary.
Generous holiday allowance
Private pension scheme.

This is a great opportunity to join a market leading company. If you feel your experience would make you suitable for the role then please contact Ryan Lewis at Acorn IT. Acorn Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment