Department : Software Engineering
Job Title : Software Engineering Team Leader Reports To (title) : Software Engineering Director
Hours of Work : 40
Line Management Responsibility : YES
WHAT’S YOUR NEWROLE ABOUT?
As aSoftware Engineering Team Leader, you will be accountable for building and retaining a 'Dream team' that has the skills , passion and knowledge necessary to solve the business problems and meet thebusiness needs.
In this role, you will provide aleadership to your direct reports, by means such as coaching , mentoring and delegation, enabling them and establishing a high performingsoftware engineering culture within the organization.
You are expected toprovide a vision on day-to-day tasks and long-term strategy defined by the CTO.You will ensure team motivation, induction, appraisal and goal setting processfor your team are done in high standard.
You will be responsible for making surethe team follows the Stats Perform development standards, processes and qualityof software delivered.
The Team Leader role is a supporting role to the teamand not a "Command and Control" role.
HERE’SYOUR ROLE BROKEN DOWN (NOT ALL OF IT, JUST THE MOST IMPORTANT STUFF)
Recruit,lead, motivate and inspire a team of 10+ Software Engineers
Work closely with Product Owners and Scrum Masters to ensure that the team achieves their commitments.
Ensure dev team understanding and delivery of product roadmap
Manage risks (along with Product Owner)
Ensure there is good communication between various technology groups (infrastructure, architecture, software development, support)
Ensure that maximum value is being gained from direct reports to drive productivity
Work alongside Software Engineering Manager and HR to ensure appraisals and personal development plans are in place and executed.
To Identify any individual or project blockers or issues are removed and escalated if needed
Maintain close relationships with other Team Leaders in the office to ensure consistent management approach across the office
Manage training, promotion and succession for all direct reports
Ensure direct reports go through PERFORM induction & orientation process
Maintain and support holiday plans for all direct reports
Measure and improve productivity and quality of direct reports through 1on1 meetings
Supervise, mentor and grow team members
Organizing on call support when necessary
Reporting on team performance metrics
DO YOU HAVE THESE ESSENTIALS?
Come from a Software Engineeringbackground
Knowledge of processes in SoftwareEngineering
Experience in leading a team (2+ yearsof line management experience of a team of at least 10 desirable)
Excellent verbal and writtencommunication skills
Understanding of project deliverymethodologies (Agile, PMI)
Easiness in building and retainingrelations with stakeholders
Managingthrough People - Ability to engage and enable people to perform at theirbest.
DeliveringResults - Achieving key operational targets.
Communicatingwith Impact - Ability to effectively exchange information, news, ideas andmeaning in a business environment.
Planning& Organizing - Ability to set priorities, goals and time tables toachieve maximum productivity.
Teamwork& Collaboration - Working collaboratively with a group of people inorder to accomplish a task or achieve a goal.
CustomerOrientation - Building and maintaining external and internal customersatisfaction with PERFORM products, services and expertise.
IT WOULD BE GREAT IF YOUHAD THESE DESIRABLES TOO
Experience in Agile Practices andSCRUM
Experience in Project Management
HERE’S A LITTLE MORE ABOUT US
Stats Performcollects the richest sports data in the world and transforms it throughrevolutionary artificial intelligence (AI) to unlock the most in-depth insightsfor media and technology, betting and team performance.
With company rootsdating back almost 40 years, Stats Perform embraces and solves the dynamicnature of sport be that for digital and broadcast media with differentiatedstorytelling, tech companies with reliable and fast data to power their owninnovations, sportsbooks with in-play betting and integrity services, or teamswith first-of-its-kind AI analysis software.
As the leading sports data and AIcompany, Stats Perform works with most of the top global sports broadcastcompanies, tech companies, sportsbooks, teams and leagues.
THE BENEFITS YOU WILL ENJOY WHENYOU JOIN WILL INCLUDE
Time forself-development at work
Privatemedical healthcare program
Work fromhome possibility
Breakfastsand fruits throughout the week
Need-Break Room with PlayStation and table soccer
And there’s more you’ll have access to our online learning porta l and be part ofour Career Deal, which aims to support your continuedprofessional development .
We also have a structuredmanagement development programme and a financially rewarding Refer a Friend’ scheme.