Engineering Manager

Manage a Team of 15 Engineers - Award-Winning Studio - Open and Relaxed Culture

Job Type
Salary on application
23 days ago

Do you have software engineer experience, and are you seeking a new job in Farnborough? Skillsearch is working with a collaborative company who are looking for a full-time Engineering Manager, and the role comes with an attractive salary and benefits package.  

As a flexible Engineering Manager, you will support the development of innovative features and robust code systems. 

In your first few weeks in this Engineering Manager role, you can expect to: 

  • Organise, support and empower the code team 
  • Appraise the skill balance and career trajectory of each team member to optimise assignments and inform recruitment strategy 
  • Liaise with the Technical Director and Production Department to ensure code needs are met across concurrent developments 
  • Work with Principal programmers to identify areas or individuals in need of mentoring, support or further development 

To apply for this role, you must be an organised and efficient manager, able to triage and prioritise effectively through full product life cycles. You'll also need to be: 

  • An accomplished programmer with proven talent planning, coding and debugging complex systems to schedule 
  • Proven expertise in at least one professional OO language; preferably C++, C# etc 
  • A holder of excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to talk to company members and other disciplines in a clear and concise manner 
  • A practical and balanced style, with a calm approach to resolving issues 

As a vital member of our team and in return for your expertise, inclusive approach and commitment, we will provide a favourable salary and the chance to join a passionate and welcoming team. 

To apply for this full-time Engineering Manager position in Farnborough, please contact Ryan at today. 


Here at Skillsearch, we're a recruitment company. In the simplest form, this means we place people at new companies - but it's so much more than that. For the past 30 years, we've been busy helping people (like you) with sought after skills find jobs in the Games, Interactive and Enterprise Systems industries all around the globe. Our company comprises a team of dedicated consultants that work across various niche technologies, including Games, Virtual Reality, AR and XR, Workday, Oracle, Peoplesoft, and eCommerce. We are always exploring other cutting-edge markets. Follow us to see a few of the jobs we're working on, find out which events you can see us at, and keep up with news in the technology, gaming and interactive world. Welcome to Skillsearch! 

Years of experience and salary levels are shown purely as a guide. We will only consider applications from candidates that can demonstrate the skills or experience required for the role.

Please be aware that while we would love to respond to every application we receive, due to high numbers we cannot guarantee this. We do however appreciate any time you invest into the application and will make sure to get in touch should anything in future more closely fit your skillset.

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Ryan Templeman

Principal Game Development Consultant & Game Development Team Lead

Ryan leads our dev team, focusing on scouting out the best programmers in the industry! We think he’s working here mostly get his hands on new Lord of the Rings VR experiences as soon as they come out although, with his level of knowledge, maybe he should be helping make them instead!  He is one of the few people on the team that is a born and bred Brightonian. In fact he has never moved far - to the point where last time he moved, it was only 2 doors down from his old place!

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