Engineering Lead

Please Log In to take full advantage of yourditto.jobsprofile.Coaching Continuous Improvement Financial Management Implementation Performance Management Recruiting Software Engineering Solutions Architecture Team Leadership Banking Engineering Information Technology (IT) DescriptionFixed term Contract - 6-12 Months Key member of the combined business and IT program team, synthesizing across all Engineering Practices (Software -; Quality -; Change & Release; DEVOPS), owning, leading, and driving the engineering practices across all delivery teams (5 to 12 teams) within the program. The Engineering Lead plans and oversees delivery, ensuring that the appropriate number and required skills of resources are available for the demand across the program and solutions are correctly developed and maintained within Group IT standards and practices, acting as Technical Lead within the Program. Oversee and maintain engineering quality and performance standards, directing the system capabilities and priorities. Lead and manage the engineering resources: software engineers, quality engineers and technical system team members within the program (50 80 resources), building the required capacity, capability, and competencies in the Engineering team. Support platform owners within the Program or Portfolio with the management and maintenance operations of the Technical Platform for audit and stability purposes.Key ResponsibilitiesProvide expert engineering skill, mature the Software Engineering practices and shape delivery on a Program level Oversee technical solutions delivery and management in line with Group IT Centre of Excellence quality and engineering standards and practices.Contribute to and maintain the technical capability by implementing Software Engineering standards to maintain required stability, resilience and performance levels.Construct the Engineering Practice team within the ProgramMaintain the competency of the Engineering team by coaching and growing the Practice Engineering Team membersAct as change agent, driving continuous improvement and Ways of WorkManage the Engineering team specifically through Performance Management and career developmentContribute to management of Technical Platform(s) (where Technical Platforms are owned within the Program)QualificationsDegree - IT and Computer SciencesAgile Software development methodologies and associated practices such as Continuous Integration, Software Defined Infrastructure, Evolutionary Architecture, etc.Experience: Information TechnologyBusiness Partnering and Service Management
Johannesburg, GT, ZA