Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Job Type: Permanent
Managed by: CS Regional BA/PM Team
Team Lead (Agile Software Development) Pioneering technology company with global reach is seeking a proactive individual with software engineering experience to join them in an impactful leadership role.
The organisation specialises in online games. Through prioritising innovation, they push the boundaries of development and new technologies to give end users an unrivalled gaming experience.
This is a high-visibility, high-impact and technically hands-off role where you will be responsible for leading a cross-functional Agile team. You'll take ownership of removing blockers, troubleshooting issues as they arise and facilitating communication across your team, enabling them to deliver projects efficiently and with ease.
Whilst this role does not require you to do any hands-on coding, the ideal candidate is likely to have come from a software engineering background, as you'll oversee all technical decisions made by the team. You'll also have the opportunity to collaborate with Team Leads business-wide; championing innovation and driving best practice within your respective area.
*Please note: this company is able to offer a remote interview and onboarding process as well as work from home during the current social distancing measures. You'll join colleagues in impressive Sunderland-based offices in due course, with some continued flexible work opportunities including up to 2 days working from home a week*
*You're a proactive team player with excellent communication skills
*Helping others develop and getting the best from your team motivates you
*Innovation inspires you, you adapt well in a fast-paced modern development environment
*You have a software engineering background - although this role is completely hands-off, you'll need to achieve buy-in with developers
*You're an advocate of Agile methodologies
*You have meticulous attention to detail and advanced organisation and resource planning skills
As a Team Lead you'll earn a competitive salary (to £65k) plus a comprehensive benefits package.
If you're interested in this Team Lead (Agile Software Development) opportunity, apply now or get in touch today to find out more.