Head of Development

Put simply, we are a mobile based digital payment platform powered by blockchain and want to improve the daily lives of millions of people in the developing world using our technology platform.

Head of Development

Location

The position is fully remote, however, we do have an office which is based in Maidstone, Kent. 

What you will be doing

This is a rare opportunity to play a key role in the leadership and delivery of a set of products leveraging blockchain technology. You will be at the forefront of the strategic vision for the development team bridging the gap between the larger business teams.

This is the opportunity to shape and build the team you have always dreamed about; Nurturing individuals and teams whilst using creative thinking to build industry defining products.

The perfect place for any entrepreneurial software engineer who is not afraid to be hands on when required, but knows how and when to motivate teams to success.

 What you will need

  • A focus on solutions, an excellent problem solver who is not afraid to make decisions and act quickly
  • Awareness of security requirements and software design implications for web-based applications
  • A pragmatic approach to software delivery, understanding the pros (and cons) of shipping early and often
  • Experience to analyse and improve efficiency, scalability and stability of products and services
  • An approach which focuses on driving ownership and accountability by individuals themselves; raising the performance bar of the individual and their team
  • Knowledge of and/or experience with AWS Services
  • To be comfortable with DevOps / CI / CD environments
  • Experience with automated testing practices
  • Be able to bridge the gap between the business and technical teams
  • Experience in Agile software development.
  • A hands on, get in stuck in approach.

 Nice to have

  • Experience leading both Architecture and development teams.
  • Cryptocurrency, blockchain
  • Financial services experience is highly advantageous

Working hours

Our core hours are 08:30 – 17:00 Monday to Friday

Building the right team will allow us and the platform to achieve its full potential.

We are not a giant software company creating reams of product specifications, followed by massive sign off sessions. If that is your comfort zone, we are not the company for you. If you feel that you thrive in a controlled chaos whilst keeping a clear head then this opportunity is waiting for you.

 

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

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