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Engineering Manager


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On behalf of Lottoland, Ciklum is looking for an Engineering Manager to join our team full-time in Malaga.

We are a leading global product engineering and digital services company that unites 4000+ seasoned professionals globally on various projects in healthcare, fintech, travel, sportswear, entertainment, and security. Ciklum delivers high-impact technology solutions to Fortune 500 and fast-growing organisations worldwide.

About the role:

As an Engineering Manager, become a part of a cross-functional development team working for the Lottoland.

Lottoland is a client of Ciklum that introduced a completely different product with a unique customer experience.

We are looking for an Engineering Manager who is very experienced and passionate about software development, has very high-quality standards, understands, and cares about business value.

You will work in a team with other Engineering Managers in a very dynamic environment with numerous daily production releases and will ultimately be responsible for running a set of agile teams belonging to one of the product domains and helping them reach high performant, high-quality and predictable delivery.


  • Responsible for a predictable and high-quality Delivery process with coordination with Product and Architecture groups. Facilitate problem solving and collaboration; monitor team performance
  • Responsible for People Management topics for the development teams, including hiring, cost control, performance reviews, and training for Developers, QAs, Scrum Masters, and Architect. Set Goals and PDPs and support team members towards achieving them. Advise on HR-related topics aligned with People Partner
  • Responsible for building and maintaining effective agile teams through coaching and facilitating continuous improvement of process and approach to software delivery. Support and assist in team self-organization. Promote Lottoland culture (openness, honest feedback, inspire others) and help on conflict solving
  • Working with other Engineering Managers, Architects, and other stakeholders to define and promote best engineering practices, including but not limited to quality assurance, agile and lean practices, application support, and facilitate evolution towards distributed architecture (aligned with Architects team vision)
  • Managing Delivery risks that would impact the committed Delivery time and quality


  • Outstanding communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Experience in coordinating software projects and/or client interactions
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of agile tools and techniques, in particular, Scrum and Kanban, as well as previous hands-on experience of working in an Agile/Lean software environment; you can coach and offer insight to existing experienced teams employing scrum
  • Understanding of engineering and test practices that complement agile frameworks
  • Management of small, medium teams
  • Proven ability to explain technical issues to both engineers and non-technical commercial personnel
  • A solid educational background in a relevant discipline
  • Technical competent, but conversant with working alongside Technical Architects and talented lead developers
  • A keen interest in technologies and approaches which increase efficiency, quality, and sustainability
  • Used to working on numerous workstreams and project deliverables
  • Experience in evaluating risks and assessing potential impacts on project delivery
  • Enthusiastic about building great software, expanding your skills, knowledge and taking your career to the next level


  • A software development and architecture background would be advantageous
  • Experience working on highly available and scalable software and services

Personal skills

  • Smart, results-oriented team player
  • Proactive rather than reactive
  • A person who will identify and resolve systemic issues

What's in it for you

  • A dynamic and highly motivated international team of skilled and experienced professionals
  • An open culture defined by passion for developing software, fun and mutual respect
  • Unique working environment where you communicate and work directly with client
  • Continuous learning/development opportunities and progressive career paths
  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible working hours

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