Software Engineering Domain Manager - Technology Leadership

Sweden Permanent £120,000 - £130,000
  • Strategic leadership opportunity - managing a team (indirectly) of over 300
  • Forward thinking innovative global retail business

About Our Client

A forward thinking, innovative global retail group. The company sets the digital agenda to keep the company leading in an uncertain and fast moving environment. They drive the development, provision and operation of their digital products and services through the use of new and existing technology and agile delivery methods to deliver at pace.

Job Description

Responsible for setting and driving execution of the strategic agenda for the Domain within Digital technology

Collaboration with colleagues in the Product organisation to define and execute a strategy and road map of change that both drive business performance and technical progression in terms of modern technology practices and architecture

Proactively drive the transformation of engineering, building an industry leading capability comprising of internal and external colleague and 3rd party vendors

Leading a senior leadership team that can lead, inspire and develop a large group of engineers ensuring that all teams understand the overall vision, direction, delivery process and responsibilities for any given initiative

Accountable for the operational activities and daily running of all the domains system, ensuring that they meet the defined SLA's

Represent the business externally and act as a key internal leader in driving the Digital Agenda

The Successful Applicant

Recent experience of leading and motivating a large technology team (200+)

Strong understanding of software engineering principles and the application and execution within a retail or similar environment

Strong understanding of software engineering practices including BDD, TDD, test automation, continuous delivery and integration

Deep understanding of the cost drivers in software delivery and the commercial consequences of the technical decisions made

What's on Offer

A senior leadership role within a large group, paying in the region of £120,000 plus executive level benefits package. Relocation costs will be supported.

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