Leeds, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Posted on Oct 04 2018 (about 1 year ago)
As Tech Lead you will play a key role in our Bet tribe. You’ll be leading a multi-disciplinary squad of highly skilled individuals with a mission to deliver the best experience to Sky Bet's Customers, specifically focusing on the mobile development of our SkyBet apps.
What you will do….
Our Native squad is our App squad, responsible for the building and maintenance of a number of Apps across the business including the successful SkyBet iOS and Android Apps. You will lead the squad, ensuring we get the right solution to the problems to be solved by the business.
Due to our mobile focus we drive the majority of revenue through our apps, making the Native App squad a critical part of our business. We want you to build the best user experience in our industry and maintain our position as a clear leader in mobile.
This is a hands-on role, allowing you to embed best practices and drive the technical vision for your team to build on. As a senior member of the tribe, you will interact with other Tech Leads, Engineering Managers and Architects to help define and implement the overall technical strategy for skybet.com.
How you will do it…
How we work
What we can offer you…
Sky Bet is the UK’s most popular online bookmaker which means your work will have a real impact on the experience of millions of customers. You will be contributing to systems which handle more transactions every Saturday than Amazon on a typical Black Friday and rely on low latency, real-time data processing. It’s an exciting and unique opportunity to play a pivotal role in the future development of a product of this scale.
We really care about your professional development. As a member of a technical team, you’ll get 10% of your working week to dedicate to self-directed learning and development. You’ll also have £1000 per year Tech Ninja fund to supply you with resources, whether that be a conference ticket or an AWS exam, we’ve got it covered.
Attractive relocation package for candidates that live outside the Yorkshire region, including those outside the UK.
Our People Ambition is to attract & develop diverse & talented people to meet the current and future growth needs of SB&G. Together, our aim is to create the Best Digital Business to work at.