Posted 21 days ago

Head of Engineering - Vue / React / TypeScript

Sunderland, Tyne and Wear | £100,000 - £110,000 per yearManaged by: Client Server Regional Team

Head of Engineering (Front End React Vue) *Hybrid / Sunderland* up to £110k + bonuses

Are you looking for a strategic and high-level role within a highly collaborative, social, and friendly work environment?

Market leading games studio is seeking a skilled Head of Engineering to join their rapidly expanding team based in Sunderland.

Salary & Benefits:

  • Up to £110k salary + quarterly bonuses
  • Hybrid working (2 days a week remote)
  • Free breakfast, lunch, and barista coffee
  • Onsite gym
  • Private healthcare and Life Assurance
  • Training and development
  • Social events and company parties
  • Home setup contribution

Your Role:

As a Head of Engineering, you will be heading up the Front End / UXUI team of around 80 who focus on creating the technology that provides players with industry leading journeys and experiences. You will be playing a pivotal role in shaping and executing the player centric technology strategy by leading the engineering team, collaborating cross-functionally with various teams, and designing and developing technical solutions that will enable exceptional player experiences.

This is a fantastic time to join the business as they begin to white label their product suite, revamp their UXUI, and restructure their engineering teams, so there is a huge scope of exciting projects in the pipeline and lots of opportunity to have impact.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead a cross-functional team to build the technology that provides players with leading journeys and experiences
  • Developing and executing a robust technical roadmap that aligns with the overall strategy
  • Lead and mentor cross functional teams and fostering a collaborative and inclusive environment
  • Drive the end-to-end development process from design to implementation and deployment
  • Establish engineering best practises that will improve the customer experience
  • Communicate clearly with key stakeholders

Office & WFH:

The company have brand new, modern offices with parking based in Sunderland. You will be required in the office 3 days a week for this role.


  • You are an experienced technologist who has a deep understand of front end technologies including JavaScript, TypeScript, React, and Vue
  • You are experienced in leading large cross-functional development teams
  • You have a background either in software house or E-commerce environments
  • You have an excellent leadership approach and can motivate and inspire others
  • You have strong stakeholder management skills
  • You are a down to earth, engaging, and approachable person
  • You ideally have a background in gaming environments

As a Head of Engineering, you can expect to earn up to £110k salary plus bonus and benefits.

Apply today or call to find out more about this Head of Engineering role.

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