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Location: London, England
Industry: IT, Allegis Group
Rate: £700 - £800 per day
Job Type: Contract
Posting ID: 266262221

Head Of Engineering Job Description:

As a Head of Engineering you will be required to:

  • Leading Development and Test teams

  • Working with the Delivery Director on the smart path to delivering the portfolio

  • Streamline the development and test processes to be lean and smart including automation and reusability

  • Ensure test quality and coverage meets expected criteria

  • Lead and execute the growth and maturity of the development and test teams - with an agenda of a highly motivated and performing team

  • Provide line management for the Development and Test team leads

  • Establish a solid hiring process capable of identifying great candidates

  • Manage relationships and technical contracts with third party suppliers

  • Be hands on when needed - not afraid to roll up your sleeves to help engineers

    The followingexpereince is required:

  • Strong software development management skills working in a fast-paced development environment

  • Technically very strong with the ability to conceptualise and deliver technology solutions.

  • Technical depth gained from experience of complex, high profile and matrix application development projects

  • Proven experience of current industry software development processes and methods including Scrum, Agile

  • Continuous Integration and testing experience

  • Managing the successful delivery of a portfolio of projects and BAU changes

  • Experience of working across multiple delivery organisations practising distributed development in a global environment

  • Experience of working multi-disciplined development teams, including external vendors and agencies providing services for projects.

  • The ability to demonstrate through examples, the effective management of stakeholder relationships at all levels internally and externally

  • Must have experience of digital projects including, web and mobile build, marketing analytics, eCRM technologies, proximity and geo-fencing, social media and natural language processing
Allegis Group Limited and Aston Carter Limited operate Employment Businesses and Agencies and are companies within the Allegis Group Inc. group of companies, the fourth largest staffing company in the world, (collectively referred to as the "Allegis Group"). TEKsystems and Aerotek are divisions of Allegis Group Limited. Applicant data will be treated in accordance with the Allegis Group's Privacy Notice By submitting personal data to any company or division within the Allegis Group, the applicant is providing explicit consent to the use of such data by the Allegis Group and to the transfer of such data to and from the Allegis Group companies within the UK, Europe and outside the European Economic Area in connection with the fulfilment of the applicant's voluntary requests, and the fulfilment of other job opportunities that match the applicant's profile, and confirms that they may be contacted about such job opportunities.

Required Skills:

Head of Engineering

About TEKsystems:

TEKsystems® provides technology staffing and services, helping businesses deploy high-calibre IT and communications expertise under a range of delivery options including Staffing Services, Team Services, Global Services, and Workforce Management Services. We’ve become a billion-dollar services company by continually building on what we do best – blending superior client service with an unrivalled ability to source and manage talent to precise specifications, resulting in successful technology executions. Our offerings address various applications, infrastructure, and communications needs including technology deployment services, enterprise software support services, and asset management services. TEKsystems is a division of Allegis Group Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Allegis Group® Inc., the fourth largest staffing company in the world. Allegis Group Ltd is an Employment Business and Agency.

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