The Head of Engineering will be leading a diverse in-house development team and be responsible for the day to day running of a sophisticated engineering function. You will be providing technical leadership, implement and drive innovative strategies and methods. You will need to be well versed with creating a strong people first engineering culture and can carry your team along complex but exciting journeys.
The engineering team work extremely closely with Product, Delivery and the wider Tech teams and you will be responsible for ensuring there is an alignment between the strategic delivery of technology roadmaps and customer driven solutions.
You will need to be a confident people manager, who can provide support and lead by example. You'll ideally have a strong software engineering background, with significant hands on development skills. This role will sit above the hands-on coding duties, drive the improvement of technology roadmaps and innovation and identify the latest emerging tools and technologies.
The Head of Engineering will understand what good looks like in terms of evolving engineering best practice and people strategy. You will be able to establish a high performing culture where people are aligned with overall business objectives and feel empowered to grow and develop within their roles.
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Flexible (Head office based in Newport)
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