Software Engineering Manager

  • Job Reference: 1108686568-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2023
  • Recruiter: La Fosse
  • Location: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
  • Salary: On Application

Job Description

Engineering Manager | Nottingham (Hybrid) | £75,000 - 80,000

I'm currently working with a rapidly growing technology company in Nottingham specialising in developing innovative HR, Payroll and Finance software solutions. They are looking for an Engineering Manager to lead a team of 7-9 people.

This is a hands off role, but you will use your previous experience as a technical contributor to help your team make decisions and attain the best outcome. Your primary responsibility is for the team and managing the careers of the engineers, reviewing performance, providing guidance, mentoring and coaching.

The operating system is built using JavaScript, Angular, .Net ( This role is tech agnostic but experience with these technologies would really help)

You will be responsible for the following on a day-to-day basis:

  • Lead and manage a team of software engineers and testers, providing guidance, mentoring and coaching
  • Ensure best practices in Software Development are maintained
  • Ensure quality, scalability, and maintainability of code and software architecture.
  • Monitor team performance and set performance goals, conducting regular performance evaluations, and providing feedback.
  • Working with Scrum Masters, Identify and address any issues or challenges faced by the team and implement solutions to improve efficiency and productivity.
  • Work closely with the Product Design Team to manage the resources required, to achieve the product roadmaps considering recruitment, training and the acquisition of tools and frameworks in a timely fashion to avoid delays in delivery

What we are looking for:

  • Able to demonstrate leadership and management skills, with the ability to motivate and guide a team of software professionals.
  • Strong technical skills and a solid understanding of software development concepts and technologies.
  • Good understanding of what software architecture looks like
  • Proficient in Agile development methodologies
  • Understanding of Continuous Delivery best practices
  • Awareness of security requirements for handling sensitive information
  • A team oriented individual with a passion for engineered excellence
  • A passion for innovation, people management and improvement
  • You appreciate the importance of keeping a positive team and culture
  • Confident with introducing new ideas and motivating a diverse tea

A couple other reasons to apply:

  • Real flexible working; work the hours you want to work, where you want to work and how you want to work.
  • Spec out your own equipment; You will be supplied with the best and latest hardware to get the job done.
  • Personal Development; You will be offered a £600 yearly personal development budget to spend on what you want.
  • 25 Days Holidays + Bank Holidays
  • £80 monthly lifestyle and wellbeing allowance which you are free to spend on anything that will improve your wellbeing!


Hit apply and I (William Rollings) will give you a call to discuss in more detail, from there we will get your CV across to the client, in which we will get feedback in 24 hours and look to set you up the 1st stage interview within the week.

There are 3 positions for this so please don't hesitate to apply.

Engineering Manager | Nottingham (3 days a week in the office) | £75,000 - 80,000