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Engineering Director

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What will you do

Direct and oversee the software engineering function in developing, releasing, and maintaining software applications/operating systems according to business needs. Establish policies and procedures that produce high-quality software product and service. Manage a department on the site within a global Engineering organization. Create functional strategies and specific objectives for the local department and develop budgets/policies/procedures to support the department. You will report to Worldwide Engineering Vice President.

What we expect from you

  • 5+ years of managerial experience
  • Proven leadership track in the Engineering
  • Technical background (at least basic programming knowledge, VCS, knowledge of Software development flows,..)
  • Experience with test types (unit testing, penetration tests, performance tests, regression tests, .. )
  • Ability to coach Dev/QA/SM people
  • Ability to motivate/help people reach better results
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills
  • Enjoy working in Agile environment
  • Strong sense of ownership
  • Keep a positive team-oriented attitude
  • Determine quality procedures and standards
  • Fluent English

What will you be in charge of

  • Lead R&D team ( Software engineers, Quality Engineers, Technical writers) to achieve company goals
  • Hire top talent within site R&D team including on-boarding / career growth / performance and wellbeing management
  • Foster R&D staff knowledge and talent development (education, trainings, conferences, presentation skills, ...)
  • Set-up R&D process, delivery pipeline and continuously work to improve them
  • Combined Quality and speed of delivery - address roadblocks and enable teams
  • Together with SM (Scrum Master) role coordinate cooperation with remote teams
  • Supervise the DoD (Definition of Done) and DoR (Definition of Ready) processes/rules
  • Regularly report to company top management

What will you get

  • Creative environment with strong sense of ownership living Agile, frequent hackathons
  • Flexible home-office policy
  • Architecting a solution for fast growth industry (high scalability, fault resiliency…)
  • Global multinational environment HQ in Prague and offices across Europe, US and APAC
  • Open and transparent environment and flat org chart – things get done faster
  • Highly competitive remuneration
  • Company benefits – meal vouchers, company breakfasts, subsidized vending machine, subsidized home internet, safari books on-line and more

What we live daily

  • Java/Scala, Python, C++, JavaScript (React.js), ...
  • Containers (Docker), Orchestration (Kubernetes), Cloud Foundry
  • Continuous integration pipeline (Bamboo, Stash, Bitbucket, Jira)
  • IP telephony, Data analytics
  • Google SRE/DevOps culture
  • Agile environment

Position parameters

  • Start: ASAP, full-time, remote office
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Place: Košice, Slovakia
  • Contract type: Employment

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