Engineering Team Lead


Engineering Team Lead


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About Kindred

Kindred Group is a digital entertainment pioneer bringing together nine successful online gambling brands, forming one of the largest online gambling groups in the world. Our purpose is to transform gambling by being a trusted source of entertainment that contributes positively to society. Our goal is that 0% revenue is derived from harmful gambling.

Our global team of more than 2000 people represents 70+ nationalities. When you join Kindred, you'll be part of a collaborative, diverse and inclusive team that has your best interest at heart. We are a trusting company that knows the value of a healthy work-life balance. We offer a wide range of benefits, along with annual bonus, which is tied to both company and your individual performance.


Engineering Team Lead  

Do you possess a strong agile mindset? Do you consider yourself to be a technical thought leader? Then you could be the Engineering Team Lead we are looking for!   

You will be joining a team of talented Data Engineers and QA (Quality Assurance) engineers from diverse backgrounds who are passionate about what they do. You will be responsible for driving the team's deliveries as well as improving the team's agile processes, collaborating with the Engineering Managers, Product Owners, stakeholders, and other teams.  

You will have technical experience in delivering scalable, high-performant data products.   

Being experienced in Agile development, you enjoy responsibility and care as much about engineering teams agile process as developing software. Communication, coordination, and team spirit are key components in getting things done.    


Key Responsibilities  

  • Drive the team's delivery to production, ensuring technical details are analyzed, coordinating across teams and backlogs   
  • Maintain a comprehensive overview of all the technical deliveries the team is working on 
  • Ensure deliverables are up to quality standards at the end of each delivery  
  • Take part in the full software development lifecycle , with an element of being hands-on.   
  • Incidents are properly prioritized and addressed within the team    
  • Support in managing each project's scope and timeline   
  • Lead the team in using Agile methodologies and coordinate ceremonies  
  • Support team in removing impediments and blockers  
  • Perform backlog refinement and workload forecast with the team and Product Owner   
  • Continuously improve team performance and processes  
  • Facilitate internal communication and effective collaboration across teams  
  • Align ways of working with other Engineering Team Leads  
  • Work closely with Product Owner and Engineering Manager to maximize team efficiency  
  • Be the point of contact for communications with business stakeholders   


About you   

  • Prior experience on leading a team  
  • Effective communication, interpersonal and mentoring skills  
  • You are familiar with general data warehousing concepts and building ETL/ELT pipelines   
  • Experience working with Oracle, PL/SQL, Qlik Sense, Oracle Apex  
  • Nice to have experience in other tech stacks like Redshift, Quicksight, Kafka, KSQL  
  • Experience with software development lifecycle  
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills  
  • Ability to adapt to a changing environment  
  • Good in multitasking and time management.   
  • Innovative, Pro-active, and able to drive initiatives   
  • Working experience using agile methodologies, such as Scrum or Kanban  


Our Way Of Working

Our world is hybrid.

A career is not a sprint. It’s a marathon. One of the perks of joining us is that we value you as a person first. Our hybrid world allows you to focus on your goals and responsibilities and lets you self-organise to improve your deliveries and get the work done in your own way.

Application Process

Click on the “Apply Now” button and complete the short web form. Please add your CV and covering letter in English to let us know your motivation for applying and your salary expectation. Our Talent Acquisition team will be in touch soon. Kindred is an equal opportunities employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and an inclusive culture. As such we oppose all forms of discrimination in the workplace. We create equal opportunities for all our applicants and will treat people equally regardless of and not limited to, gender, ages, disability, race, sexual orientation. We are committed not only to our legal obligations but also to the positive promotion that equal opportunities bring to our operations as set out in our sustainability framework. Kindred has an ESG rating of AAA by MCSI.



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Kindred House, 17-25 Hartfield Road, Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom, SW19 3SE


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Prachi Arya

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