Private Markets - Technical Director
Private Markets Technical Director
Job Type: Full time
Are you a passionate technologist? Do you enjoy driving large-scale software delivery projects and helping technology teams deliver their full potential? You will contribute and make an impact towards the build out of our platform supporting the fast-growing Private Markets sector.
- Oversee a large global team of over 60 engineers (across development, QA and Devops)
- Accountability for delivery from the teams, ensuring best levels of velocity and quality
- Liaise with senior technology partners, architects and business stakeholders across the team to establish and evolve the technical direction for the platform
You will be working as part of the global Private Markets team, which operates across North America, Russia, Eastern Europe and India. The team supports a fast-growing business and as such is expanding rapidly, demanding strong leadership to ensure coordination across streams and to constantly improve levels of quality.
• Experience managing large high performing software development teams
• Strong understanding and experience building C# platforms
It's a bonus if you also have
- Experience working with offshore teams
- Experience working in a fast-paced Agile environment with mature CI/CD infrastructure
- Good understanding of testing best practices and testing automation tools
- Good understanding of cloud technology, preferably AWS
- A problem solver
- A good communicator
- A team player
What we offer:
We pride ourselves on our agility and diversity, and we welcome requests to work flexibly. For most roles, flexible hours and/or an element of remote working are usually possible. Please talk to us during the interview about the type of arrangement that is best for you. We will always try to be adaptable wherever we can and in accordance with local and regional practices.
We are over 14,000 analysts, data scientists and specialists armed with real-time technology and data, working together to uncover deeper sources of information. The unique insights we provide help the industries and markets that drive our economies operate more efficiently, outpace competition and secure long-term success. Our global insights impact nearly every major sector - from aerospace to automotive. We empower our customers by isolating cause and effect, risk and opportunity in new ways so they can make well-informed decisions with greater confidence. This is a force we call The New Intelligence.
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