Software Development Team Leader, Core Systems Job at Bet365 in Manchester
Who we are looking for
Within our Core Systems team all systems and services are housed on a Linux operating system and primarily built around open source technologies. To process the volume of transactions on a daily basis we needed a language that was able to scale at speed. You will either be working with Golang and/or Erlang, so we are looking for people who want to explore and learn new technologies.
The day to day work is interesting, challenging and fast paced amidst a hardworking and delivery focused company ethos. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who are ready to tackle some of technologies greatest challenges.
Preferred skills and experience
Extensive commercial development experience.
Proven track record of leading teams to delivery of high quality solutions.
Team working skills.
Strong technical background.
Developing low latency, highly available and scalable solutions.
Experience of distributed systems.
Working on Linux and GNU utilities.
Ability to multi task and manage multiple streams of activity, shifting focus regularly.
Proactive and willing to contribute ideas.
Assisting in driving the provision of a capable, reactive, motivated and delivery focused team.
Enforcing governance of quality, rules, standards and processes ensuring solutions meet business needs.
Ensuring development processes are conducted in a timely fashion.
Limiting repeated steps within the development process.
Identifying and mitigating risk.
Removing blockers to delivery.
Analysing impact of change.
Distributing knowledge and mentoring team members.
Providing performance feedback and inputting into developer appraisals.
Company Location: Manchester