Software Engineering Manager

London, United Kingdom
Permanent - Full Time
Job category
Software Engineering - Technology
Closing date for applications: 30/01/2022

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This role is based in the United Kingdom and as such all normal working days must be carried out in the United Kingdom.

Join us as an Engineering Manager

  • In this key role, you’ll be leading a team of talented and creative engineers to build products for Mettle
  • Instrumental to the success of our engineering teams at Mettle, you'll navigate them through complicated technical challenges and work collaboratively with product managers
  • We’ll look to you to deliver exceptionally high-quality work and empower engineers to make a big impact
  • It’s a great opportunity to be recognised for your expertise and knowledge as you contribute to the bank-wide strategy

What you’ll do

As an Engineering Manager, you’ll be implementing and deploying engineering work with the team. You’ll work closely with the team’s product owner and delivery manager to plan and prioritise impactful technology investment initiatives.

Day-to-day, you’ll be:

  • Working with our guild leads, making sure the team delivers the highest standards of technical design and implementation
  • Identifying and eliminating challenges, enabling the engineers to perform
  • Supporting the team to deliver value at pace while managing the expectations of stakeholders
  • Developing talent and maintaining a supportive and engaging team culture that’s focused on high performance

The skills you'll need

We’re looking for someone with experience of building and designing scalable and performant systems and making significant contributions to the wider engineering goals of an organisation. We’ll look to you to have excellent leadership skills and experience of leading a team of highly skilled engineers.

Additionally, you'll need an excellent understanding of React Native and Java.

You’ll also have:

  • Solid practical and theoretical knowledge of modern software development
  • A background in message driven architectures, Kafka or event sourcing
  • An understanding of Kubernetes or Docker
  • An excellent understanding of deploying and configuring AWS
  • Strong experience of Spring Boot

If you need any adjustments to support your application, such as information in alternative formats or special requirements to access our buildings, or if you’re eligible under the Disability Confident Scheme please contact us and we’ll do everything we can to help.