Director, Software Engineering

Job Title: Director, Software Engineering
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Brisbane CBD, Queensland
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: BBBH3629_1575196103
Contact Name: Amy Benton
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 01, 2019 21:28

Job Description

Do you dream about building software whenever, wherever? Do you build applications you are proud of and want to tell your friends about? Do you get excited scaling web, mobile applications and AI to millions of users?

My award winning, global client is seeking a Director of Software Engineering to lead, manage, mentor and build a high calibre, cross functional development team to deliver a game changing customer experience for an exciting, new Workplace Solutions platform.

The role:

  • Manage application/software development to deliver technology prototypes in support of
  • business needs
  • Pre-sales support (tech demo's, RFP responses, solutioning/ pricing, InfoSec Reviews)
  • Manage a broad portfolio of diverse technology projects to provide web, mobile, and
  • integration solutions
  • Recruit, motivate, mentor, and lead the best application engineering talent
  • Manage technology support teams to develop business applications, or ensure business
  • applications have high availability and adequate performance, to include demonstrating
  • year-over-year performance improvement.

Success in the role requires an innovative mind, a proven track record of delivering new consumer-facing software products, rigorous analytical skills, and a passion for creating market-leading software for millions of customers.

Required Skills:

  • Web and Mobile development experience
  • Proven track record leading, managing and mentoring development teams
  • Conducts Code reviews, establish best practices and drives product selection /
  • rationalisation
  • Ability to motivate and negotiate effectively with employees, management, and
  • client groups
  • Requires in-depth knowledge of financial terms and principles

Technical Skills:

  • Strong knowledge of Java, Spring / Spring Boot Frameworks, Javascript / Typescript, Node.js
  • development, golang (preferred), MicroServices, Serverless / FaaS (AWS Lambda / Azure
  • Functions etc)
  • Good understanding of Lambda Architectures (Streaming Platforms: Kafka / Spring Cloud
  • etc), NoSQL Databases, REST / GraphQL APIs/gRPC, HTTP/2
  • Good working knowledge of the Cloud (AWS, Azure, GCP), Observability & Traceability,
  • Cloud Migration experience is a plus, working knowledge of IoT, micro-location services,
  • technology to support them is a plus

If this role sounds like you please apply to the position or contact me on 0280759921 for more information

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