Head of Engineering

Posted 08 February 2023
Salary Up to £150,000
Job type Permanent
Discipline Software Development
Contact NameEanna Flanagan

Job description

Referment have partnered with a global financial services business to find a Head of Engineering to lead their flagship technology business. 

The Head of Engineering will be responsible for working closely with architecture, distributed development teams and business units to continuously improve the functionality and performance of client facing systems. 

The head of engineering role will have a main focus on front-end development for the businesses flagship multi-asset class trading platform that is used by global trading organisations. 

We are looking for someone with at least 5 years' experience leading front-end focused software engineering teams and experience in these areas:
  • Strong development skills using C#, Python, Java etc but with very good knowledge of React and Redux
  • Excellent leadership skills but a desire to also be hands on and lead by example
  • Experience working with messaging protocols and knowledge of electronic trading systems and multi-asset class systems
This is an amazing role to join a business that has grown significantly over the last 10 years and are now looking to bring in a Head of Engineering that will further add value to the wider organisation.

Not quite right for you? Refer someone you know and earn up to £500 when they complete a face-to-face or video interview through Referment.

*You must be eligible to work in the UK without requiring sponsorship*