Interim Head of Software Engineering (6+ month contract)

London, England, United Kingdom · Tech

Description

At Camelot Global we build and deliver our interactive platform for lottery gaming, mobile channels and an increasing suite of other products for our global lottery and gaming client base


At Camelot Global, the Head of Software is a temporary position within our Senior Technology Leadership team to bring extensive software and architecture knowledge to support the growth of our engineering capability as well as bringing creativity to solve the most complex and intriguing software engineering problems. You will report into our Senior Director of Software Engineering and work alongside other “Heads of” peers to ensure alignment and consistency across their disciplines of Architecture, Business Analysis, Testing, BI/CRM and Delivery.


  • Create software development strategies and plans, aligned with customer plans and the company’s vision and goals.
  • Provide technical leadership to geographically dispersed software development teams.
  • Improve the development pipeline (quality, security and velocity) through continuous improvement of process, methodology, learning and tooling including the deployment pipeline.
  • Own our DevOps ensuring optimal use of our Cloud (AWS) and on-premise infrastructure and maximising support for frictionless development through CI/CD frameworks and self-service.Establish and enforce best engineering practices to ensure high standards are always being followed for secure and robust solutions.
  • Work closely with the Delivery capability to deliver accurate estimates, software to plan and scope, capacity planning and ensuring ongoing evolution of the team structure to support scalability in line with customer demand.
  • This role will involve international travel to our centres of excellence in Europe as well as occasional trips to our offices in the US.
  • Requirements

    Our vision is to be a leading technology and professional services provider to lotteries around the world. We’re a dynamic company with ambitions of changing the way in which the world engages with its lotteries. What we want to achieve is impossible without an amazing team of people, spanning sales, technology, consulting and product development. We hope you can be part of this team. If you have the ability to lead a team of developers through inspiring them through your own actions as a hands ofn leader in technology then this will be the perfect opportunity.


    The experience we need to see from you is:


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