Java Technical Manager

75-85k + shares

Java Technical Manager

To £85k highly negotiable + share options

Oxford / Remote / Flexible work from home options available

This is an exceptional and highly prized opening for a Java Technical Manager to lead an Agile engineering team (around 6 direct reports) working with Java developers and experts in AI, static and dynamic program analysis, and software verification.

A background in Java development and agile methodologies is highly desirable. Exposure to program analysis techniques would also be a huge benefit.

The Technical Manager will be expected to manage the agile delivery of core product features, to line manage team members and to participate in the technical review and refinement of ongoing projects.

You will also be expected to manage the various customer relationships so as to ensure the team is building the right product as well as building the product right.

The Java Tech Manager will have:

  • Studied a computer science related subject at an undergraduate degree level or higher
  • Fluency in the Java language
  • Experience of managing small teams in an agile environment
  • Proven experience in contributing to large private and/or open-source projects
  • Proficient knowledge of Git or other SCMs
  • Knowledge of test-driven development and a CI/CD setup
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience with one or more of Linux/Mac OS/Windows environments
  • Willingness to learn new skills and technologies and adapt to arising challenges

Optional but desirable skills:

  • Experience with compiler architectures, parsers and syntax trees
  • Prior exposure to the implementation of verification and program analysis techniques


You’ll get to work in one of the UK’s hottest tech start-ups. The full list of company benefits is truly comprehensive, though the headline ones include:

  • Competitive package, including share options
  • Private health and dental plans
  • 8% non-contributory pension
  • Life insurance & Income Protection schemes
  • 25 days annual leave + Bank holidays

The company has a great Oxford-based head office for those actively wanting regular time in the office, which includes beautiful open-plan space with lots of natural light, your own dedicated workspace with laptop, dock & monitor and on-site shower changing and facilities.

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