Thursday , February 9 2023

Argos Delivery Jobs – Engineering Manager

Website Argos

Job Description:

We don’t think we’re exaggerating when we say we have the most exciting data set in the country.  And from the insights gained, we build scalable, high-performance products using cutting-edge technology that give our customers an amazing shopping experience – like our award-winning Smartshop app. In an inclusive, agile environment, you’ll have the space to be curious, to experiment, and to solve real-world challenges. And you’ll get to see your creations in the hands of millions of people across the UK.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Help shape a world class engineering function by bringing your experience of cutting edge processes and technologies into the business
  • Ensure your team possesses and develops the right skills by deeply understanding the requirements of the product you are building.
  • Responsible for the service support and SLA’s, DORA metrics and change, problem and incident management processes within our engineering capabilities
  • Manage the people and product financial data for your team, meeting targets, providing timely and accurate reporting, and creating opportunities for value realisation in line with our internal processes
  • Work with Product Managers and Engineers to define the vision and technical direction
  • Encourage and facilitate communities of practice to ensure we share best practice across the engineering teams
  • You’ll recruit diverse teams who are both exceptionally talented and fit the culture of the business
  • Mentoring and coaching colleagues within your team using your expertise as an engineer
  • Work with the Agile and Team Coaches to advocate and embed Agile/lean delivery methodologies
  • Responsible for managing and delivering against initiative level budgets, working closely with Product to do this

Job Requirements:

  • You’ll be self-driven and constantly striving to improve your teams, focusing on continuous development
  • You’ll have substantial experience leading engineering professionals in a DevOps environment or high-tech company
  • You’ll be an engineer with a passion for leading and coaching teams of engineers, building a culture to bring out the best in your teams by inspiring them and developing strong relationships
  • Someone who likes to roll up their sleeves and has hands on experience of the required languages, tools, and infrastructure
  • Record of developing and delivering large scale, distributed or complex scale platforms
  • Advanced working knowledge of one of the following coding languages/frameworks such as Javascript, React.JS, Swift/iOS, Android, Kotlin, Java, Springboot, Golang and open to learning new languages
  • Ability to manage Capex and Opex lines in the P&L
  • Ability to prioritise and focus to manage multiple deliveries in different areas
  • Attention to detail, able to foresee potential pitfalls before they arise

Job Details:

Company: Argos

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Manchester, England, UK

Application Deadline: N/A

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