Head of Platform Technology

Head of Platform Technology
  • Competitive
    ANNUM
  • Permanent
  • Manchester, Greater Manchester, England, UK Manchester Greater Manchester GBR m2 4jg
Job Ref: 50218227
Sector: Other
Date Added: 23 November 2021

Head of Platform Technology

My client is on an exciting journey and need to add to their dynamic team of people so that they can continue to dominate the industry, delivering a seamless gaming experience that is a cut above the rest.

Job Purpose:

  • Responsible for ensuring the alignment of the Platform Technology teams with the business' vision, values and objectives
  • Overall responsibility to ensure the Platform Technology they deliver is scalable, easy to deploy and cost-effective to manage
  • Accountability for our Platform Technology teams which consists of Architecture, Software Engineering, Platform Engineering, and QA. You will ensure there's effective, efficient and collaborative working between your teams and that they share a common purpose
  • Line management of the Head of Software Engineering, Head of QA, Head of Architecture and Head of Platform Engineering
  • Working alongside your peers in the Delivery, Product, Retail Technology and Technology Operations teams to ensure the Platform Technology team's processes align with the rest of the business
  • Must be keen on keeping up to date with new technologies, techniques and processes, and identify where these could lead to improvements for the technical teams' services
  • We work in a highly regulated industry where compliance is part of our every day and therefore, we require someone who is process-driven and can define the processes their team will work to
  • Ensure the teams can provide efficient support to internal teams and 24/7/365 support to the mission critical production system

About You:

  • Experience managing and scaling technical teams in a maturing environment
  • You will need to enjoy working in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong line management skills that provide you the ability to inspire and drive your team of senior direct reports
  • With such a large team you will need to be organised

So, if you want to be part of something quite unique and drive the future of gaming, then please do apply for this role.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age

Lorien
23/12/2021 14:56:28
GBP Annum
Contact Consultant:
Ross Downham

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