Director of Front end Engineering

  • Job Ref: 4514
  • Location: Dublin, Ireland
  • Type: Permanent

Overview

Seeking a highly motivated technology leader and manager to drive our Front-End products and development teams. In this role, you will lead highly skilled teams of full stack development engineers across multiple geographic locations. We are seeking a person who is passionate about software development and delivering amazing user experiences through Front-End technology stacks and product innovation.

 

WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING

  • Leading a high performance agile software development team that values building intuitive and progressive user interfaces and user experiences

  • Working in collaboration with the product management and design teams to execute on the product strategy and roadmap

  • Directing and inspiring your team to build world class products that are used by global financial services companies

  • Recruiting and developing top engineering talent in competitive markets

  • Driving continuous improvement

 

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical discipline, or relevant experience

  • 10+ years of relevant software development experience

  • 6+ years of experience managing engineering teams including people management experience with direct reports

 

REQUIREMENTS

  • Broad and deep understanding of UI and UX design and best practice

  • Excellent knowledge of modern programming languages (e.g. Java, Python etc.) and web application architectures  

  • Extensive experience with technologies like HTML5, CSS, javascript, AngularJS and frameworks such as Play

  • Knowledge of best practice in the areas of design, code quality and security

  • Passionate about new and emerging trends and technologies

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills