Strong manager of people, in-house and external development resources to ensure projects meet or exceed deliverable timelines, functional objectives, and security standards.
Build a positive work environment while moving the team beyond their comfort zone to do quality work on deadline.
Well connected to the community at-large to recruit and attract top-notch talent to grow the team. The proper candidate will know, will have experience with and be respected by many people from various development disciplines.
Excellent communication skills to represent Development on the Leadership Team.
Diligent manager of the development lifecycle with agile methodologies with the ability to mentor team members in these methodologies.
Ability to develop detailed plans with specific goals, priorities, timelines and budgets to execute ideas into products and product feature sets.
Maintain responsibility over and report on Production KPI’s (e.g. uptime, sprint completion %, on-time deployments, server cost control).
Ability to make data driven decisions on product, service optimizations, and adjustments.
Help with the specification and development effort of the comprehensive software, infrastructure, and application architectures
Technical wisdom to implement code review best practices for code creation and documentation
Experienced in the QA process to drive both internal and external QA of applications for functionality and security testing
Web user experience
Understanding of Web back-ends
Mobile application development for IOS and Android
Large scale Postgres and NoSQL Database architecture such as MongoDB, Cassandra, H-Base
Experience with the Linux / UNIX operating platform and ecosystem
What type of individual would we like:
Player/Coach with fresh and current hands-on development experience
15+ years of software development experience
5+ years of leadership experience
Experience with meeting and exceeding Production KPI’s
Experience managing 20+ engineers to deliver products and services
Possessing the business sense to make priorities that drive user and revenue growth
Experience with building, launching, and supporting products that are used globally
Solid understanding of database and API driven architecture
Nice to Haves
Experience with managing software development SaaS Application