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VP/Director of Engineering (SaaS, AWS)

Engineering | Remote working

Location

Any location, Poland

Background

Ziflow is seeking a talented and ambitious Director of Engineering to join and manage our growing engineering team.

Ziflow’s mission is to be the company that leads the market for online proofing by delivering an unparalleled experience for our employees and customers. The Ziflow executive team have deep experience building and growing SaaS products for the marketing sector. They have successfully built software development and business operations teams in Poland, South Africa, and the United States.

This is a full-time, remote working role, so you can be based anywhere in Poland. We believe strongly in work/life balance and encourage everyone to stay fresh and creative.  

Our mantra is “Fast & Focused”. We move quickly to capitalize on market opportunities, delivering new product features as efficiently as possible. We maintain a focus on solving a small number of customer problems really well rather than trying to do too much.

Role

As the Director of Engineering you will be in a leadership role focused on managing and mentoring a passionate team of world class engineers who are responsible for developing our enterprise-class online proofing platform with a focus on security, scalability and high availability.

You will also have a passion for developing, implementing, and maintaining software engineering standards and policies. Some of your responsibilities also include aligning engineering activities and projects with company goals and objectives, providing expert guidance and support, approving newly-developed policies from various departments, and maintaining positive relationships with both internal and external stakeholders.

To be successful as a director of engineering, you should have exceptional leadership, communication and project management skills, years’ of management experience, and a belief in developing the skills and talents of others.

Responsibilities
  • Providing leadership and technical expertise to the engineering team.
  • Implementing best practice engineering processes.
  • Hiring, developing, managing and retaining a cross-functional team of Software Engineers
  • Organising a growing team with technical disciplines in multiple locations.
  • Creating infrastructure and processes to support rapid growth.
  • Supporting established organizational objectives by developing goals and strategies.
  • Establishing working practices and a development methodologies that meets the demands of both business and technology stakeholders.
  • Managing a development roadmap with the Product Manager, building realistic and robust delivery plans and taking responsibility for development tasks and deliveries.
Requirements
  • 3+ years of experience in management.
  • Bachelor's degree within the engineering field.
  • MBA preferable.
  • Strong foundation of engineering competency, with a passion for execution and delivery.
  • AWS cloud experience preferred
  • Ability to dive into technical and architectural details at a granular level
  • Experience with and a passion for Agile/Scrum principles.
  • Experience with building secure and scalable products.
  • Strong communication and presentation skills.

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