Director of Engineering, Platform

Location: Auckland
Discipline: Software Engineering & Web Development , Transformation & Leadership
Job type: Permanent
Salary: $Annual Salary Package
Contact name: Hayden Baker

Contact email:
Job ref: 957186
Published: about 1 month ago
Startdate: ASAP
This SaaS tech company continue to experience solid growth and therefore require a Director of Engineering,Platform to evolve, advance and take ownership of the software development practice. 

Key Responsibilities:
  • Nurture and lead the culture, vision, collaboration, and processes within the engineering teams
  • Ensure best practice is understood and adhered to
  • Devise software engineering strategies that align with the organisation's overall objectives
  • Recruitment, onboarding, management, and retention of talent
Key Ingredients:
  • Demonstrated experience within senior and leadership engineering roles
  • Previously worked within a SaaS environment
  • Proven background in managing software engineering teams, tools, and delivery
  • Strong experience and understanding of working within a mature Agile environment
  • Experience recruiting, onboarding, managing and retention of engineers
  • Ability to identify, develop, and implement change management, systems, and processes
Personality and culture fit:
  • A people manager
  • Passionate about SaaS products  
  • Providing innovative solutions
  • Attention to detail
  • Takes accountability
  • Very competitive package on offer
  • Central Auckland location
  • Casual dress and work flexibility
  • Training and development
  • Great working environment, smart and social people