Head of Technology (R&D, Architecture, Management)

City of London
£85000 - £150000 per annum + Equity
05 Nov 2013
03 Dec 2013
HEADJAV 5.11
Dan Stewart
IT
Permanent
Full Time

Head of Technology (R&D, Social Media, Twitter, StormMQ, Java, Architecture, Solutions, Enterprise, Team Lead, Techn Lead, Management, Project, J2SE, Jboss, JVM, FIX, CTO, Start-up, Flex, HTML5, Integration, Implementation, Tibco)

Start-Up Exchange Trading Technology - London City

Negotiable Salary + Equity

Start-up Exchange Trading Technology Vendor urgently seeking a Head of Technology (R&D, Architecture, Management) to help roll out financial services & products to masses of buy-side financial institutions allowing faster trading, revolutionary speeds of access to market information and help the business grow with brand reputuation and robust technology systems.

As the Head of Technology (R&D, Architecture, Management) your role will be broad, from man management of seriously passionate technology professionals, creating enterprise architecture for product expanision with the top tier investment banking clients, working with project managers on client site to ensure delivery and bringing your previous experience of rolling out large scale software solutions to new clients across the financial services market place.

The business is growing rapidly due to consumer demand and the growth internally within the clients from performance that has significiantly increased client productivity. The partners of the business are looking to move to focus on new business streams and you will have to be versitile to pick up the rains and continue with the prestigious delivery of the solutions, whilst also adding the value to bring in new teams, provide your knowledge of social media to develop new business streams with the C level people in the business.

Ideal requirements;

  • Experience of running teams with strong man management skills (Highly Beneficial)
  • Experienced coding knowledge of Java, integration or connectivity (Beneficial)
  • Enterprise / Solution Architecture experience (Beneficial)
  • Passion to drive projects to high standards of delivery (Essential)
  • Client management, situation rescue, client facing skills (Beneficial)
  • Any knowledge of ecommerce, social media on financial solution large scale roll out (High Beneficial)
  • Additional social media tool development experience from Twitter, Facebook,etc (Highly Beneficial)

You will be joining the business as it has already generated a large market share in the top tier investment banking sector in London, with connections already made within other banks and plans in place to move to conquer the buy-side, it's a great time to get involved in all areas of pushing the business to meet the organic growth plans and earn equity within a company that is tipped for great innovation of the market. This would be fantatsic natural progression for a head of department from leading ecommerce company looking to get into the highly lucrative financial services sector.

Being a software specialist it also means that, whilst being commercial, you will be encouraged and encouraging to produce the highest quality products in the market. To find out more please contact Dan Stewart @ Harrington Starr.

Head of Technology (R&D, Social Media, Twitter, StormMQ, Java, Architecture, Solutions, Enterprise, Team Lead, Techn Lead, Management, Project, J2SE, Jboss, JVM, FIX, CTO, Start-up, Flex, HTML5, Integration, Implementation, Tibco)