Engineering Manager

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Location
Lakeside, Portsmouth
Department
Development
About The Role

Engineering Manager

We Are Checkatrade. Are you?

We have an amazing opportunity for a people and delivery focussed Engineering Manager to join our growing product engineering team.  You’ll  be responsible for planning long term activities as well as driving the day to day delivery for your team. Experienced in people management, leadership and coaching you’ll engage your team and enable them to deliver at pace. As a modern marketplace business on a journey from good to great, this is a fantastic time to join us! Sound good? We’d love to hear from you!

Location: Portsmouth or London. Hybrid working applies with 2 days in office, 3 days at home. 
 

Where do you fit in?

Rated as one of the UK's Best Workplaces in Tech 2022 by Great Places to Work in the UK, you’ll report to the Head of Engineering and will ultimately be responsible for the productivity of your  pod. This includes overseeing the performance, delivery and quality output along with the full lifecycle of people management. You’ll take full ownership for your team from recruitment to performance management, coaching, training and mentoring. You will work with staff engineers and principal engineers to build a product roadmap and support with the day to day prioritisation of work.  You’ll assume a data driven approach and report on progress whilst also driving cost optimisation in your domain.

What’s in it for you?

  • You will be a key part of the business success and will work closely with your team to ensure a high-quality delivery with accountability for the whole delivery chain.
  • This is a fantastic opportunity to join a forward moving digital platform investing heavily in its people and technology.
  • An excellent salary and benefits package that includes a bonus, car allowance, electrical vehicle scheme and much more!

We are an equal opportunities employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. 

What do you need to succeed?

  •  Previous experience in an Engineering Manager or Senior Team Lead role in Product Engineering environment with a successful track record of leading high performing, delivery focused Agile teams.
  • Data driven performance monitoring and coaching
  • Google cloud professional certification or equivalent would be useful along with some previous experience managing across some of the relevant tech stack (GCP, .NET, React, React Native, Javascript, Typescript, C# to mention but a few)
  • Inspirational leadership and communication style that will engage, retain, and excite your teams.
About Us

Checkatrade is the consumer choice for finding a local reputable and reliable tradesperson. For over 20 years, we've been the place where reputation matters most - and if you join us, you’ll ensure that our trade members continue to uphold these high standards. With 47,000 trades available to help with your home improvement project, we’re here to help no matter how big or small the project you are undertaking is. We're currently going through a period of significant investment and growth and we're looking for exceptional people to join us on our journey to help us achieve our ambitious goals. This is a really exciting time to join our team.

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