Overview

Responsibilities:

  • Technical oversite of the development team, to ensure projects are delivered on spec, on time and on budget;
  • Ensure the security and performance of the platforms, which will also include managing the Dev Ops team’s work; 
  • Manage the budget and forward projection of all development costs and other associated costs, providing regular updates to the client;
  • Written and verbal reporting on a timely and regular basis;
  • Manage all external IT vendor relationships associated with the client’s Platforms e.g. Microsoft, Global Relay, r3 and Okta;
  • Identify, evaluate and implement appropriate technologies;
  • Provide holiday cover and busy period support to the client’s in-house IT support manager.

Required Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of technical managerial experience (including cloud, blockchain and security);
  • 5+ years in a technology role;
  • Likely to have at least a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a similar field;
  • Excellent communication skills, especially written and verbal English;
  • Strong track record of delivery;
  • Hands on approach;
  • Organizational and leadership skills – able to prioritize and delegate effectively;
  • Department management skills, including budgets, planning, and managing of external suppliers;
  • Innovation and vision - able to follow and assess tech trends;
  • Managing application development, including teams of up to 35 people;
  • Comfortable working in a trading or marketing environment;
  • Strong awareness of security;
  • Pragmatic problem solver - solution / results oriented.