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Software Engineering Manager - London based with a hybrid approach to work from home and office based working
What is the job? Well it's Multi-faceted and fast paced in an agile environment:
You'll be managing the delivery of projects on the Betfair Exchange Platform's roadmap, driving the evolution of your team's software delivery capability, and providing an exciting and rewarding career development for your team.
You grasp and embrace the philosophy of Continuous Delivery, you resolve recurring issues and drive process change to fix problems, you will manage an agile team that builds, tests, releases and operates its own applications, and you have exceptional communication skills, as interaction and engagement with senior management will be a regular aspect of the role.
What are the key responsibilities?
Do you have the Ideal experience?
Education, Qualifications & Experience
Want to join A FTSE 100 company setting the tone for the future of the industry?
At Flutter UKI, we have the most advanced betting platform in the world. Our teams work on large technical challenges day-in day-out. And are responsible for managing more than 5 billion requests per day, and billions of pounds of customers' money via our software.
The Hiring Team
The Exchange Platform Tribe is the most mature in the Sports and Platforms department within Engineering. Our mission is to preserve, maintain and enhance the flagship product in the Betfair brand – The Exchange.
We work in a highly adaptive environment with recent projects including a new Sportsbook product for Poker Stars, enhancing our Cash Out product to improve its availability and offering, removing downtime from our products for true 24/7 availability, migrating components to Amazon Web Services, as well as streamlining and hardening our products to support the increasing expanse of products our group is offering.
Looking to Join our tribe? you will have plenty of opportunities to drive the direction of our technology and tools. We encourage novel solutions and enhancements to the challenges we face and promote Hackdays, self-learning and innovation and provide developers space to fulfil that potential. With a solid grasp of engineer yourself, you will have a strong desire to lead and manage a development team in an Agile, Continuous Delivery-based (CD) environment.
What You'll Get in Return...
Our passion has helped us take the betting industry by storm. So we think it's only fair that you enjoy excellent rewards.
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Want to know more about us?
Paddy Power Betfair plc is part of Flutter Entertainment, a global sports betting, gaming and entertainment provider with over thirteen million customers worldwide. As a group, we operate some of the world's most innovative, diverse and distinctive sports betting and gaming brands. This includes brands Paddy Power, Betfair, PokerStars, Sky Betting & Gaming, FanDuel, Fox Bet, Sportsbet, Odds Checker and Full Tilt.
Our spirit, talent, and ambition has taken us into the FTSE 100 index of the London Stock Exchange and we now employ over 13,000 people across more than 20 offices and over 600 retail sites. Our colleagues demonstrate curiosity and integrity in everything they do. Our culture rewards innovation, teamwork and we like to stay fast-moving in a dynamic industry.
We believe that diversity of experience and background can help us achieve our company goals and provide a better work environment for our employees as well as a better product for our customers. If you have the desire to shape our culture and influence the technical direction of our business, we recommend that you apply.
We strive to be a responsible operator, committed to making a positive contribution to the communities we operate within.
Better Flexibility For You
All our live jobs champion hybrid working, offering a flexible blend of home and office working with full autonomy to decide how many times you travel into the office each quarter.
Looking for a remote role? Let’s chat – we’re open to discussing remote working for all our live jobs.
We are an inclusive employer and we encourage people from all backgrounds. Flexible working is our way of working! We're a diverse workforce and therefore a 'one size fits all' approach isn't necessarily best. Whatever your personal needs may be, let's have a chat and see how we can accommodate them.