We wouldn't be at the cutting-edge of online sports gambling without a talented technology team. There's a lot going on #behindthebet.
Join us today to help us build a new exciting solution which will revolutionise our retail customer experience! You will see your technology used in over 1,400 stores in the UK, how cool is that?
Your role in the team
As an Engineering Lead you are responsible for leading from a technical perspective a Scrum team of developers and testers. Your time distribution between tech work vs. people management is like 70% vs. 30%. Daily duties include:
Design, implementation and documentation of solutions in collaboration with Developers, Testers and Solution Architects
Responsibility for the integrity of the software, ensuring technical debt is managed effectively (avoid creating it & remove it whenever there's opportunity) in collaboration with Principal Engineering and Site Reliability teams
Hands on leadership and coaching of the team, team management, supporting personal development
Collaborating on non-technical and technical requirements with Product Owners and Scrum Masters
and with Project Managers on delivery
Reviewing code and providing constructive feedback
Collaborating with QA to ensure tests are aligned with the solution and complement tests written by development
Responsibility for CI & release pipeline being set up for all applications delivered. Organise & execute releases
Who we are looking for
Proven technical or full team leadership experience
Deep Technical expertise as either a Developer, Cloud/System Engineer or Test Automation Engineer with an appreciation and understanding of all 3 roles
Knowledge of AWS technologies and Testing methodologies
Experience with some of technologies we're working with: HTTP, Docker, REST API, Linux systems, scripting (Bash, Python, other), web performance, cloud orchestrators, testing frameworks
What we offer
Our roles offer more than just a job, you'll become part of the 888 William Hill family! We have created an environment where our people can thrive. Check out some fantastic benefits on offer:
Financial: Competitive salary and bonus schemes.
Hybrid working: Our employees can work from home up to 80% of the time with 20% of office time built in to ensure we get some face-to-face collaborative team time - and the chance for a coffee and a catch-up!
Holiday entitlement: You'll be entitled to 25 days holiday, plus 8 bank holidays and an extra day for your birthday.
Perks and discounts: Discounts at a range of high-street retailers.
Family Support: Industry-leading maternity and paternity leave and paid time off if you have caring responsibilities.
Health & wellbeing: Tools and services to help support your well-being, including support with mental health and financial education. You will also have access to gym discounts and our cycle to work scheme.
Travel Card: Enjoy access to our Metro Card loan for convenient and money saving commuting.
Healthcare: We prioritise your health and well-being, offering comprehensive healthcare benefits (or a cash alternative).
Pension package and life assurance: Safeguarding your financial future and offering peace of mind.
More about 888 William Hill
We're a business that embraces change and progress. With a rich history behind us, we've learned a lot and have led the industry in many ways. One thing that doesn't change is that we always aim to 'go one better'. Now part of 888 holdings group, together we're on a journey to build a better business.
At 888 William Hill, you'll benefit from flexibility and a culture built on trust. We'll give you the space to be yourself and the tools you need to protect our customers while they play. We'll invest in your future to help you develop your unique strengths and build a career that's right for you.
At 888 William Hill, we prioritize diversity, equity, and inclusion for the benefit of our company, employees, and communities. We foster a welcoming and safe workplace that values all forms of diversity and provides opportunities for growth.
Sound good? Then you belong at our place! The first step in the recruitment process is kickstarting your application, followed by an initial screening call and an interview stage.
Apply today to kickstart your application with the 888 William Hill Family!