Director of Engineering - Australia at Adepto

Application Engineering, Brisbane, Sydney or Melbourne Based Remote melbourne sydney brisbane remote engineering
Posted a month ago

We are seeking an experienced Director of Engineering who will build, grow, and lead engineers across multiple product teams and platforms. Ideally, this person will be based out of Brisbane. Candidates can also be based remotely in Queensland, NSW or Victoria, Australia.

Day in the Life

  • Lead, motivate, and inspire multiple teams of engineers to deliver high-quality software and be held accountable for their performance
  • Recruit, retain, and develop great engineers who form cohesive teams capable of learning and growing
  • Manage and coach multidisciplinary teams of developers, testers, and technical leads through challenges and career growth
  • Empower your team to achieve a high level of technical productivity and quality by removing roadblocks, addressing conflicts, and operating as its champion
  • Collaborate with peers to creatively solve problems and drive department-wide objectives
  • Partner with product management to balance short and long-term needs for both product and technical roadmaps
  • Promote and instill essential software engineering practices in your team
  • Track, produce, analyze, and action upon key metrics & milestones to ensure quality products are delivered on time
  • Communicate and collaborate with clients, partners, and vendors on technical details
  • Other duties as assigned

Who You Are

  • 5+ years managing engineering teams
  • 10+ years software engineering experience developing web and API applications
  • Experienced at organizing agile software teams to deliver high-quality software

What Sets You Apart

  • Strong preference for Enterprise SaaS experience
  • You are able to attract great teammates and high performing engineers
  • You excel at analyzing deep technical problems and coaching teams to the best solution
  • You stay familiar with emerging technologies and best practices such as DevSecOps, Containerization, and Data Science
  • You operate with empathy and strive to cultivate a work environment that is both supportive and challenging
  • You are passionate about helping engineers develop new skills and advance in their careers
  • You possess strong verbal and written communication, collaboration, and documentation skills
  • You are a lifelong learner and passionate about learning new things and taking on new challenges
  • Highly organized, detail oriented, and able to work autonomously with minimal direction
  • Experienced working remotely