Technology Lead - London

Salary: 
up to £100k
Published date: 
27 October 2017
Job Description: 

Innovation and exceptional customer experience are at the heart of William Hill. Join us at William Hill and be part of the team that push technology boundaries.

And we need a Core Product Tech Channel Lead to join our team in London or Krakow to help make this happen.  You’ll be responsible for technically leading product delivery for a William Hill Channel and how the delivery channel functions.  You’ll use your strong leadership experience to create and drive tech initiatives within the channel to benefit the software delivery and the business. You will work directly with the head of product to drive the business features through your channels tech. Acting as a key stakeholder in the roadmap and owning the channels tech to help deliver the business vision.

As our Core Product  Channel Tech Lead, you’ll look after a number of Development teams working in an Agile environment & be expected to come up with solutions with the architecture team that are simple, scalable, highly testable and maintainable. Our high-transaction environment presents constant challenges, so it’s vital that you understand these issues from a customer’s and tech perspective.

You’ll be from a Software development background preferably in an internet based organisation ideally Betting and Gaming or Ecommerce, Banking and be used to working within a regulated environment.  You have full stack development experience from web technologies including JS engineering and frameworks such as React, Redux and NodeJS to server side tech. We are currently a Java house but looking at progressive use of Scala and making more use of NoSQL data stores. You’ll have broad knowledge of architectural concerns and common design patterns, and more than a passing interest in DevOps. Working with numerous teams with varying levels of tech understanding your communication skills will be top notch and your passion for delivering platform tech and its re-use should  be second to none.

In return for all this we are offering:
• 25 days holiday + bank holidays
• A day off for your birthday
• Healthcare
• Life Assurance
• Pension
• Discounted London Oyster card zone 1-6