Head of Engineering at THE ICONIC

Engineering, Sydney sydney engineering
Description
Posted 15 days ago

THE ICONIC Tech is driven by innovation and quality is highly valued. Our systems handle a massive amount of traffic, and with more than 5 million customers visiting THE ICONIC each month, it's guaranteed you're going to get first-hand feedback from customers on the code you deploy!

Our Engineering Department plans, builds and maintains the technology that drives THE ICONIC. Our ability to deliver fast, safe and scalable solutions are critical in delivering first-class experiences to our customers. Our teams are organised by business domain and take ownership of everything they do in a you built it, you own it, model.

A bit about the role

You will be responsible for the delivery and technological health of the services and systems within The ICONIC core engineering teams. You’ll be working closely with Product and Design, whilst collaborating with different product and platform teams internally to execute on our vision and roadmap.

Your primary responsibility is to the people you support; ensuring that they are growing as engineers, delivering healthy technology, and generally having a great time at THE ICONIC. You will have the opportunity to influence the culture, technical delivery and process.

What you'll do

  • Lead our Engineering Managers and Engineers, enable them to thrive and support them in their career development and goals
  • Work closely with the engineering managers to build and lead a team of engineers through hiring, coaching, mentoring, feedback and hands-on career development
  • Support the timely delivery of technical solutions to address business needs
  • Facilitate collaboration with the engineering teams, product managers/owners, and designers to solve challenging problems that affect all people at THE ICONIC

Here's what you'll need on your iconic Journey

  • Experience leading high performing engineering teams in both a technical and people management capacity
  • Operational experience running critical production services
  • Track record of estimating, execution and delivering results
  • Experience gathering metrics and translating them into strategic initiatives that deliver performance and engagement uplifts
  • A strategic mindset that is flexible, realistic and goal-oriented
  • A solid technical background so that you’re able to challenge your team members to be their best

Why you'll love THE ICONIC

  • Feel free to skip the commute and work from home. On the days you are in the office, get here quickly thanks to our highly accessible central location
  • Sweat out the stress using our discounted gym memberships
  • Get your knowledge fix with our learning days, hackathons and learning bank
  • No matter what your style is, we have got you covered with our Amazing staff discount and our famous sample sale
  • Got a furry friend? Bring them to the office! We LOVE animals.
  • Feel supported beyond your day job with flexible hours, part time, paid parental leave, additional personal leave, family friendly workplace, first day of school off, birthday leave

Additional Information

We are committed to providing reasonable arrangements to all individuals participating in our application and interview process, and while performing job functions. If you require any accommodations or adjustments prior to the submission of your application or throughout your interview process, please contact our Talent Acquisition team directly: [email protected]