Tech Lead – Rewards Team

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • BGL Group Limited
  • 09 Jul 18 2018-07-09

As a Tech Lead you are expected to lead and inspire the Software Engineering product teams in delivery and be accountable for our Engineering processes, deliverables and best practices.

At comparethemarket.com (CTM) our passion is creating great software, we look to push the boundaries with new technologies so that we can deliver the very best for our customers and our Technical Leads are at the heart of delivering this. We value everyone’s opinion in building top class software, the role of a Technical Lead is crucial in setting technical direction and building team consensus. 

User story

  • Lead by example, embracing Build Run Own for your product
  • Understand and educate others on the target architecture for your product
  • Ensure your product conforms to all artifacts of delivery
  • Own the continuous improvement of the immune system
  • Provide technical coaching and leadership of the team
  • As a member of the LE community, drive the crafting of software best practices
  • Key escalation point for technical issues within the team
  • Proactive in enabling cross team collaboration, especially around internal open source

What will it take to be successful as Big Data Tech Lead?

  • Team first, no ego
  • Help embed software craftsmanship best practices within the team
  • Swarm around critical work as necessary
  • Prioritise the needs of the customer in your technical decision making
  • Lead by example in promoting technical excellence
  • Proactive engagement with the Application Architect and the Delivery Manager

Why choose us?

You might already know us - we're the ones with the Meerkats! Compare the Market has helped revolutionise the insurance market and have been expanding rapidly since starting in 2006.  The tech team is at the heart of comparethemarket.com. Variety is the spice of life and through our cross-functional teams, our developers are encouraged to experience different parts of the business via different projects or products: there are no barriers! So if you’d like to make your mark in an exciting future for comparethemarket.com you’re in the right place.

We grow because we are…

We are AMBITIOUS. We’re obsessed with delivering for our customers. We’re relentless in driving exceptional standards. We act boldly and take personal accountability.

We are CREATIVE. We think differently and disrupt markets to benefit consumers. We use technology to innovate. We try new things, fail fast and apply our learning's.

We are AUTHENTIC. We’re open, transparent and build trust. We challenge positively. We enjoy what we do and have fun doing it.

We are UNITED. We’re one BGL. We respect, encourage and care for each other. We work, grow and win together.