Engineering Manager - Java, Python, GCP, Agile, Lean, Financial Services, InsureTech

Job title : Engineering Manager - Java, Python, GCP, Agile, Lean, Financial Services, InsureTech
Location : London
Job type : Permanent
Salary : £110000 - £120000 per annum
Sector : Buy Side
Contact : Patrick Jordan
Call : 0207 280 9913
Email : email Patrick
Reference : BH-19232
Engineering Manager - Java, Python, GCP, Agile, Lean, Financial Services, InsureTech, Permanent - London 

An Engineering Manager is required by a truly innovative organisation who are successfully attempting to disrupt traditional insurance with the use of algorithmic broker trading. They are a unique organisation that utilise their expertise in speciality insurance and combine this with cutting edge technological advancements to evolve underwriting intelligently and unlock its potential on a large scale.

The business is looking for somebody to join to develop and build a successful engineering team as they expand on their high-achieving group so far. The role is a blend of the management of their broker platform, defining the business strategic direction and the delivery of technical products offered based on their platform. Essentially, they are looking for a great 'people' manager and somebody who can drive initiatives throughout the business. 

On a wider scale, you will be responsible for the overarching Engineering squad which consists of 25 Engineers really ensuring the successful development of their careers within the business. Furthermore, you will be required to act as an advocate for the business's technological vision within the engineering community coupled with the management of their platform, broader architecture and overall Engineering function. 

To be successful in this role you must possess the following: 

- Prior experience in building and managing a successful Engineering team.
- A solid understanding of maintaining a team's focus on delivery as well as having experience of Agile and Lean methodologies. 
- Prior experience of Software Development within Financial Markets, FinTech or InsureTech's would be great. 
- A background in development with strong prior experience in languages and frameworks such as Java, Python, JavaScript, Kotlin, Spring Boot and Flask. 
- Any exposure to the cloud would be held in high regard with GCP being the preferred. 

This is an excellent This is an excellent opportunity for somebody to join a business on an upwards trend of growth in what is a highly visible area at present.

Cornwallis Elt is an Employment Agency & Employment Business and has been listed 3 times in The Sunday Times Virgin Fast Track 100 of the UK`s fastest growing private companies, as well as in the Recruitment International Top 250, Top 50 in IT and the Recruiter Fast 50 & Hot 100 reports.