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Software Engineering Manager

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    Software Engineering

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  • Salary:

    £90k - 110k per year + generous bonus payments

  • Contact:

    Mandy Kettle

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  • Contact phone:

    01782 719200

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Software Engineering Manager

£90-110,000 plus generous benefits

Scale-up SaaS business

Home and London or Chester office

  • Managing tech leads, creating a culture and plan for engineering excellence and enjoyment.
  • It's scale up time, they are well funded and it's time to grow.
  • Lots of hiring, promoting and learning to be done.
  • The company has a SaaS offering for a niche market, hungry for some technology to not disrupt, but to enable fantastic customer experiences.

The Engineering Manager role

  • Lead fantastic Tech Leads to be even more fantastic, mentoring and guiding them into management roles
  • Act as technical authority and advisor to the tech teams and to business management
  • Embed modern CICD, microservice architecture with the teams and alongside architecture colleagues

This role is perfectly suited to an experienced senior Tech Lead who is ready to step up, or to an engineering manager relatively new to management but keen for a new challenge

The Tech

AWS, python programming, modern cicd microservice architecture

The team

  • 5 exceptionally talented senior engineers / tech leads, leading squads of engineers
  • A flexible and supportive culture
  • All ideas explored and expanded
  • All is done in-house at the moment
  • Work hybrid home/office arrangement

We are looking for

  • A lead engineer / tech lead / manager with some line management experience, who can still get into the details if needed
  • A technical background and knowledge in software engineering and architecture
  • Some previous experience as a software engineer inc python programming and AWS technology
  • Open honest management style, instilling a culture of excellence and enjoyment
  • A belly full of energy and enthusiasm for a big project and potentially huge professional success

The opportunity

Join a growing SaaS business, working on complex and interesting challenges.

Work with and lead exceptional software engineers


If interested or intrigued, happy to chat or you can send your details to (in complete confidence)