Software Engineering Site Lead
Location Letterkenny, Donegal
Job type Permanent
Salary ?70000 - ?110000 per annum
Published 24 days ago
Contact Jamie Donnelly
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Software Engineering Site Lead (VP)
Letterkenny, County Donegal
Staffline Specialist Recruitment has been retained to recruit a Software Development Lead based in Letterkenny.
Hire, mentor, develop and retain top-notch engineering talent
Ensure compliance with all applicable local laws, processes, and best practices, including but not limited to the Equality Commission, HM Revenue, and Customs.
Provide operational point of contact for the day-to-day running of Engineering Europe, including but not limited to office maintenance and supplies, local IT requisition, office furniture, staff entertainment.
Provide front-line HR for Engineering Europe, and collaborate with the HR department as required.
Create effective full-stack software development teams focused on the nimble delivery of value for our customers
Inspired by industry best practices and sound principals, drive constant innovation through Architecture, Database, Engineering, and DevOps teams.
With a focus on pragmatism and simplicity, understand the trade-offs between performance, scale, and business value
Build a collaborative, transparent culture of trust where team members are empowered and inspired to do their best work, and drive learning and employee advancement
Collaborate closely with the executive team as well as cross-functional teams to deliver great products and solve customer 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 processes 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
Foster a culture of operational excellence in your teams through real-time monitoring and alerting
Create and support a culture of learning and continuous improvement
Able to coordinate the development of cross-team features between engineering teams, product managers and our technical operations team
7+ years of experience in software development management
3+ years as a Director of Engineering or above whose span of control is at or above 20 engineers
A strong background in object-oriented programming in a language such as Java, C#, Objective-C or C++
Mobile native or cross-platform experience with React Native, Xamarin, Objective-C, or similar frameworks and languages a plus
Hands-on experience resolving performance and scalability issues of SaaS-based applications
Contributed to the establishment of Software Configuration Management practices
Familiar with diverse, complex problems and adept at devising reasonable solutions or ample alternatives
Experience mentoring new managers on building productive engineering teams
Establishment and management of DevOps teams
Experience with designing, building and deploying secure, scalable services in the SaaS environments
Strong fluency in Agile software practices
Tolerant of high degrees of ambiguity, and good at resolving uncertainty and setting direction. Willing to backtrack, seek multiple solutions and experiment to validate approaches
Creative, Investigative, Innovative, Insightful and able to make technical leaps, finding novel solutions
Excellent communication skills, able to listen to and share ideas, effectively present concepts and work with remote teams
Effective and comfortable working with high-level management.
BSc or MSc in Computer Science or a related field
You will receive a fantastic package, the opportunity to work for a key player in the industry and the opportunity to develop your career in a supportive environment.
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To be considered for this position, please forward your CV to Jamie at at Staffline Recruitment OR call him on 02890323333
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