head of software engineering in Bristol Full-Time

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Head of Software Engineering - Bristol
An excellent salary of circa £80,000 - £100,000 depending on skills and experience

A talented Head of Engineering is required to join my fast growing, modern cloud based Software Company based in Bristol. My client works with latest technology to drive the development direction of a range of cutting edge solutions for the Cloud security industry.
My client is a small but fast growing company with the development team based in Bristol and the head office in Hampshire. You will be joining the company at a really exciting time as the company are currently under going a acquisition which with require the company to almost triple in size over the next 6 months.
The company currently develop software using C/C++ and Javascript languages however the Head of Engineering is not required to have any of these skills.

As the Head of Engineering you will be responsible for:

* All aspects of technical direction, leadership and line management for the Development Teams.
* Leading product planning and development activities.
* Providing technical leadership and guidance across the whole business

Reporting to the Managing Director, the ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate the following skills and experience.

* Experience of successfully managing the development, operation and maintenance of IT services.
* Experience with leadership and management of software development teams and comfortable in a 'start up' environment.
* Comfortable with managing technology budgets and reporting
* A strong understanding of product development/ design and Architecture
* A technical background which should consist of familiarity with Agile development
* The ideal candidate will have a background in Cyber Security/Cloud Security/Telecommunications

This is a role that will be demanding yet offering a good salary and benefits and tremendous job satisfaction.
You will be rewarded with the following:
An excellent salary of circa £80,000 - £100,000 depending on skills and experience
In addition a benefit package of:

* 30 days' holiday plus bank holidays
* Pension Scheme
* Flexible working hours
* Share options
* Life Assurance
* Childcare Vouchers


  • Location: Bristol, United Kingdom
  • Job Title: head of software engineering in Bristol
  • Hours: 40h / week
  • Rate / Salary: More than 40,000
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