Your opportunity For us, developers are not people who sit in a room somewhere churning out code. As an engineering manager in Systems Design and Engineering team (SD&E), we need you to lead, guide, plan, explain, working alongside clients cracking problems with a mix of your exceptional technical expertise and innovative thinking. It's how we differentiate ourselves from the competition and make a difference to our clients.
SD&E London sits within our Business Operations portfolio, which is one of five portfolios in our consulting practice.
Business Operations Want to work with the latest technologies, as part of a team helping international organisations transform their core business capabilities? Whether you're working with on-premise systems, Cloud technology, or custom-developed solutions (to name just a few), your expertise will help clients deliver continuous improvement and innovation, from initial design right through to implementation and optimization.
We encourage consideration of flexible ways of working, both formal and informal arrangements that allow for the best outcomes for our people and our clients. If this opportunity is of interest to you with some flexibility, please do discuss with us.
Are you looking to return to the workplace after an extended career break? For this role we can offer coaching and support designed for returners to refresh your knowledge and skills, and help your transition back into the workplace after a career break of 2 years or more. If this is relevant for you, just let your recruiter know when you make your application. Your role You will get involved in driving the engineering strategy within SD&E, and drive developer excellence, as a highly technical and inspirational people leader and build motivated inclusive teams. There are no limits here, for your creativity and vision.
We are looking for you to engage with the tech community - both internally and externally, be a subject matter expert in delivery, and help to shape our opinions on new technology and spearhead POCs.
You'll be working on some amazing projects for our clients, making a real difference every single day. Here are just a few examples of projects we are working on right now, you could get involved in:
You could be an engineering guild lead or technical expert across multiple teams on a greenfield solution for a government client, selecting the latest technology and knowing that your teams output is making a difference to our country.
Or you could be the technology workstream lead for over 60 technologists, working on helping one of the UKs largest high streets bank to build a new digital proposition to compete in a digital banking era
Or you could be a subject matter expert and evangelist, on devops and agile delivery, guiding one of our automotive clients to improve their ways of working, designing for and guiding your teams through a cutting edge CI/CD approach and helping them to move from monthly releases to hourly deployments.
Our SD&E team charter is built on our shared passion across 4 areas; Engineer, Inspire, Contribute, Lead. So, whilst we celebrate the technology experience our team bring to the table, we celebrate our passion for development more, these will resonate with you:
We are technology enthusiasts at heart. We love all things related to engineering and adopting new and exciting technologies
We are obsessed with connecting with, inspiring, and educating developers
We share our ideas and opinions through blogs and other content
We are always learning and attending technology events, and we are excited to get the opportunity to step up to be a speaker
We drive community management and grow measurable awareness and engagement across a range of technology stacks
If you share in this enthusiasm, we would love for you to join our team, get in touch so we can talk more on what you are passionate about.
Your work, your choice At Deloitte we believe the best impact is the value we add, not the hours we sit at our desk. We carefully consider agile ways of working, both formal and informal, that allow for the best impact for our people and our clients. Please speak to your recruiter about the working pattern that works best for you.
Location: You will be based in a Deloitte London office, however travel will be required for client based projects. Whilst some clients are London based, we do spend time on site with regional and international clients. We specify full mobility for our consulting roles but we make arrangements respectfully, there may be some opportunity for working from home depending on client demands. Work pattern: This is a permanent contract opportunity. Although, our team members work a variety of agile working patterns. Tell us what arrangement works for you and we'll try to accommodate.
Your professional experience Your technical experience must include some of:
Experience in setting measurable goals and using metrics to analyse and improve the effectiveness of teams
Experience in managing multiple technical teams and holding accountability for their success
Experience in modern software development methodologies such as Scrum or Kanban
Experience in JVM language (Java/Scala/Kotlin, preferably Java 8+)
Experience in micro-service development tooling such as Spring Boot
Experience with container tooling such as Docker
Experience with container orchestration tooling such as Kubernetes
Experience in other server-side languages such as NodeJS, Python, and/or PHP
Experience with DevOps
Experience with creating responsive design, Performance tuning, Automated Build and deployment
Understanding of relational and no-SQL databases and experience in database design
Understanding of security frameworks (JAAS, Spring Security, SSL, TLS, HTTPS, etc.)
Understanding of modern Java build tools such as Maven or Gradle
Understanding of distributed systems and cloud technologies (AWS, GCP, Azure, etc.)
Understanding of data streaming and processing frameworks (Kafka, Spark, etc.)
Knowledge of Linux/Unix environments
Experience implementing large-scale custom development integration projects
Demonstrated understanding of tool based modernization, including code analysis, code conversion and automated testing tools
A strong desire to work hands-on with application code and perform deep levels of analysis to troubleshoot outcomes and recommend resolution
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