Ref: DOE220132JFI_1629525604

Director of Engineering

Scotland, Glasgow

  • 90000 to 100000 GBP
  • Director Role
  • Skills: Director, Engineering, HTML, Javascript, SQL, Java
  • Level: Senior

Job description

Director of Engineering

DOE220132JFI_1629525604

Director of Engineering: £90,000 - £100,000

Fully remote UK Wide

The company:

We're building the next generation of capabilities that powers our merchant-first ecosystem. We believe that focused and empowered teams can do great things. You'll find that we're a curious, driven, and pragmatic bunch who believe in outcomes over outputs, and we're looking for like-minded individuals to join us on our journey.

The Role:

Unique opportunity to establish an engineering organization with the oversight to design, implement, and lead.

As Director of Engineering, you'll work closely with our leadership team to build a world-class engineering group. You'll be a focused on attracting and developing engineering talent, but also staying hands-on in the technology to oversee the development of an outstanding product and customer experience.

Your leadership will be instrumental in driving organizational change as we move the team to a more agile development framework that enables faster time to value across our product portfolio.

Responsibilities

* Mentor, develop, and retain top-notch engineering talent.
* Create effective software development teams
* Drive constant innovation through Architecture, Database, Engineering, and DevOps teams.
* Collaborate closely with the executive team as well as cross-functional teams to deliver great products and solve problems as needed.
* Support the product team and planning process to deliver great products and ensure all deadlines and needs of the business are being met.
* Maintain and improve agile processes collaboratively with the teams, and enable new development techniques or methods to reduce complexity, promote quality, and increase velocity.
* Help engineers grow in their career paths, learning new technologies, and tackling increasingly challenging projects.
* Drive efficiency in your teams by eliminating blocks and focusing efforts on tooling, continuous integration/delivery, and maintainable automation testing.
* Able to coordinate the development of cross-team features between engineering teams, product managers and our technical operations team.

Qualifications

* Experience in software development management.
* A background in object-oriented programming in a language such as Java, C#, Objective-C or C++.
* Experience with HTML, CSS, JavaScript, XML / XSLT, SQL, database design, message-oriented-middleware, caching, and systems integration.
* Hands on experience resolving performance and scalability issues of SaaS-based applications.

Benefits

* Remote Working (Post Covid)
* Bonus Offered
* Healthcare (Inc Dentistry)
* Life assurance
* Training Opportunities
* Fast Progression

Get in touch today: j.mckelvey@jeffersonfrank.com & 0191 338 7638