VP Platform Engineering

England Temporary £1,500 - £1,700 per day Hybrid working
  • Work for a leading company in the Technology & Telecoms industry
  • An inspiring company culture that encourages innovation and teamwork

About Our Client

Our client is a well-established company in the Technology & Telecoms industry. With a workforce of over a thousand employees, they are a leader in their field, known for their commitment to innovation and quality. They pride themselves on their robust technological infrastructure and forward-thinking strategies.

Job Description

  • Define the platform architecture, selecting appropriate technologies and configure the platform.
  • Implement and manage major incidents, communications, post-incident root cause analysis, and command centre operations.
  • Lead and manage the platform engineering team.
  • Define and implement efficient engineering processes.
  • Collaborate with other department heads to align the company's technology strategy.
  • Oversee the design and delivery of technical platforms.
  • Ensure adherence to quality standards and best practices.
  • Identify and manage technology risks and opportunities.
  • Monitor technology trends and evaluate them for strategic use.
  • Support the professional growth and development of the team.

The Successful Applicant

A successful 'VP Platform Engineering' should have:

  • A degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field.
  • Extensive experience and technical engineering knowledge with a demonstrable track record of designing scalable and secure platforms.
  • Strong leadership skills with a strategic mindset.
  • Proven experience in managing engineering teams.
  • Deep understanding of platform engineering and modern technology trends.
  • Exceptional problem-solving and decision-making skills.

What's on Offer

The successful 'VP Platform Engineering will receive;

  • A competitive day rate.
  • An inspiring company culture that encourages innovation and teamwork.
  • Opportunity to work in the thriving Technology & Telecoms industry.
  • Generous holiday leave.

Excited about this opportunity? Don't hesitate and apply now to make a significant impact

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Job summary

Job function
CIO / IT Director
Technology & Telecoms
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Hannah Frankland
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Hybrid working