• Location

    Oxford

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Competitive compensation package + Equity

  • Contact:

    Fran Da Silva

  • Job ref:

    DOE

  • Published:

    about 11 hours ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-06-01

Our client is revolutionising the way the world develops technology.

 

With significant funding from top tier institutional investors, the company has grown rapidly. They are now keen to bring on a Director of Engineering to oversee their development and research teams and position themselves for further growth.

 

As a Director of Engineering, you will have experience with the following:

 

  • Able to lead, inspire and influence a highly skilled team
  • Instil a commercial and delivery mindset into the team
  • Delivering SaaS solutions into large institutions
  • Foster a culture of constant innovation where the latest technologies are embraced
  • Help drive the evolution of their product(s)
  • Creating an engineering environment that fosters collaboration and communication across teams to optimise delivery
  • Strong people management experience with the ability to mentor and coach the leadership team beneath you as the firm continues to grow

 

The ideal candidate should have:

  • A hands-on technical background with experience of coding in Java and/or C/C++
  • A passion for technology coupled with a natural curiosity
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to influence at all levels of an organisation and bind a highly skilled and academic team around a shared vision
  • Experienced bringing SaaS products to market, ideally within the scope of developer tooling
  • Experience leading a technology organisation of 30+ engineers

 

Competitive compensation package + Equity