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Software Engineering Manager - MidWest

Job Category:
Software Developer/Engineer
Job Type:
Level of IT Experience:
5-10 Years
Co. Tipperary
Salary Description:
Competitive Salary Offered
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Our client is working on building the next generation of commerce infrastructure, services and analytics. We are currently looking for a candidate to join the team at the foundation of the company. This is an opportunity to be part of the leadership team that is building a new software engineering organisation from the ground up.


The Software Engineering Manager will be responsible for managing a high performing software development team. The successful candidate will be a role model in terms of behaviours and actions that will proactively and positively support the culture of the company.


Key accountabilities

•      Contribute to the development of the software engineering organization including hiring, establishing development processes and tooling, infrastructure setup, etc

•      Manage a team of software engineers at all levels, coaching them and supporting their personal and professional development

•      Establish KPIs and metrics

•      Become a key contributor to defining software engineering standards and best practices

•      Participate in Technical and Project level governance as required

•      Drive continuous improvement

•      Communicate with and manage technology and business stakeholders

•      Provide technical guidance and coaching to software engineers

•      Provide your opinion and input on key strategic technology decisions


Skills & experience

•      At least 8 years’ experience in software engineering

•      At least 2 years’ experience in managing software engineering teams

•      Strong employee performance management along with career development experience

•      Have a strong software engineering background and extensive knowledge of large scale enterprise business systems and solutions integration.

•      Excellent understanding of challenges around delivery of Digital solutions at pace within a large organisation.

•      Strong understanding of relationship between technology and business, market and industry along with the ability to apply that knowledge to support the needs of critical systems and projects

•      Experience and understanding of Micro Services, User Experience, Responsive Design, API Adoption, Cloud Stacks, Structured and Unstructured Databases and Big Data Platforms.

•      DevOps processes and experience.

•      Strong understanding of lean and agile methods of software delivery including Scrum, Kanban, Lean User Experience (UX), XP

•      Strong knowledge of CI/CD tools such as Confluence, Jira, Jenkins, Git, Stash, SonarQube and Performance centre

•      Familiarity with Cloud Technologies - PaaS/IaaS/SaaS –Amazon Web Services (AWS), Azure, etc

•      Excellent written and spoken communication skills with experience of successfully influencing others, negotiating effectively and winning over audiences with compelling and persuasive presentations

•      History of promoting and leading best practice in risk and compliance management

•      Understanding of business and customer’s needs as well as technical challenges and solutions

•      Detail oriented with a passion for Quality


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Contact Details:
Tel: 061209510
Contact: Orla Ryan

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