Why is this your next step?
Worldpay are on a really exciting journey re-engineering our core payments platform to be more cost effective, scalable and available on the cloud utilizing the latest cutting edge technologies. This journey will require the very best engineering talent to get us there as it's not just a technical change, it's a cultural change as well.
We are looking to hire a top class Engineering Lead to help us on our journey. While the role itself is not hands on the individual needs to be from a hands on background, capable of leading by example across all functions of the team including agile process adoption, software engineering, testing, TDD/BDD, DevOps & cloud. How you will contribute?
You'll be accountable for the technical strategy, technology stack, delivery of the roadmap (all elements of functional and non-functional delivery), engineering practice, quality, performance, operability for your team.
In addition you'll work closely with the leadership team on all elements of technical leadership, design & architecture. You must be comfortable pioneering certain initiatives across our team with the chance of bringing change across with wider organisation. You must have a servant-leadership approach and be able to get the best out of our teams. This is a huge opportunity for the right individual to step into a role where they can really flex their leadership and technical skills. Why you?
You'll have a background from a hands on software engineering background having learned your craft. Been promoted through the ranks and now have Technical Leadership and Line Management experience of one or more teams. Management off-shore & near-shore resources. Proven experience building & leading new teams, bringing everyone on the journey while fostering and retaining key talent.
You'll knowledgeable on Architecture and Design Patterns. Knowledgeable on current technology architectures and approaches such as Event Driven Design, Domain Driven Design, Event Sourcing & CQRS. Technical skills in Java, Spark, Spring, Oracle & Messaging (ideally Kafka). Experience delivering products/services in the cloud (AWS, GWT or OpenShift. Knowledgeable on BDD / TDD practices and have worked with these approaches in the past. Knowledgeable on DevOps best practices, technologies and tools (ansible, terraform) having worked with these in the past. Join the Team.
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