Director of Engineering (software)

  • Hotel Communication Network
  • Ottawa, ON, Canada
  • Oct 12, 2017
Full time

Job Description

Position Overview

Director of Engineering will have ownership over engineering leadership, engineering team development and run the day to day agile product development process. A successful candidate is self-driven technical leader with experience handling large scale projects, is extremely passionate about developing innovative software, focused on detail and quality and possesses strong knowledge of software architecture.

Responsibilities

  • Leading multiple software development teams, hold code reviews and spend time mentoring others to develop new products or new versions of an existing product
  • Developing effective software architecture, enforcing good software development best practices and providing technical oversight
  • Aid in reviewing functional and non-functional design specifications to ensure full understanding of individual deliverables.
  • Designing and developing new features and functions of an application

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent
  • 7+ years of professional software development experience
  • 3+ years in a software development leadership position
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Possesses strong knowledge of software architecture and development principles
  • Expertise in using agile software development methodology
  • Expertise using Corporate JIRA .
  • Knowledge of both SQL and NoSQL, Java, Javascript, Python and PHP.
  • Strong knowledge of Linux and Android programming

Compensation

To be determined by experience.

Health benefits and Stock Option participation.

Hours

Full-time, Flexible hours

To Apply

Send your résumé, covering letter, and design experience (e.g. URLs of sites worked on, Github repository links, etc.) to jobs@hcn-inc.com.