Software Engineering Manager
About The Hut Group:
THG is one of the world’s fastest growing and largest online retailers. We have over a decade of experience building and growing brands in the Beauty and Wellness sectors, in over 160 markets. We create brilliant digital brand experiences and our in-house team design, develop and build a bespoke proprietary technology platform that is used by hundreds of millions of people worldwide.
With a world-class business, a proprietary technology platform, and disruptive business model, our ambition is to be the global digital leader.
Our culture is fast-paced and ambitious – we like to move twice as fast others believe to be possible. This belief is a fundamental part of the DNA that has supported our incredible growth. Our people are our strength and we have over 4,000 diverse, smart thinkers across the globe who are encouraged to think creatively and empowered to turn their ideas into actions.
To support our ambitious growth, we are looking for commercially astute, ambitious individuals that can bring fresh and innovative thinking to THG and play a part in driving the Group forward on its truly exciting journey.
About the Technology @ THG
Our software is the core of our business and enables the company to continue to grow and thrive. The Group’s industry leading and proprietary technology platform powers its own consumer sites plus global media partners and brand owners, including: Unilever, Nintendo and the Daily Mail Group. We develop all of our own applications in-house with our Development Delivery Teams. In order to enable our Delivery Teams to continue to achieve, we are always looking for bright and intellectual people who are happy to push boundaries and really challenge the status quo.
Led by world-class technologists with a diverse range of backgrounds ranging from Silicon Valley tech giants (Google, Amazon) through to Hedge funds and Algorithmic Trading Firms. You will be surrounded by highly intellectual and passionate colleagues, all with the common goal to help us grow this business globally, fast. Our current 200 developers are currently looking at how we can further develop our platform to continue the success’ that we have had!
About the Role:
With your technical expertise, you manage individual projects priorities, deadlines, and deliverables. You design, develop, test, deploy, maintain, and enhance software solutions with a focus on the supply chain.
Be technical, previous experience of hands-on coding and an effective people manager
Design and build robust, highly scalable back-end systems to provide a seamless supply chain process
Work closely with the Sage and B2B Platform teams
Collaborate with development teams supporting Order Management and Warehouse Management
Communicate across functions and drive engineering initiatives
Define and influence product strategy
Influence/lead projects and technical direction of the product
Responsible for definition, design, and development of Java server-side development new features and services that will be integrated into our existing systems
Extensive years of relevant work experience, including hands-on technical management
Exceptional coding skills, able to design and build a pragmatic solution and work at pace
Demonstrated ability to manage technical teams.
Proven track record of developing people, including strong performance management principles
Experience writing high performing, scalable systems and server-side applications
- Competitive salary
- Onsite Doctor
- Employee Discounts
- Company bonus scheme
- Childcare vouchers
- Company pension scheme