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

Jorge Mora, Senior Technical Recruiter - Your e-Frontiers consultant for this job

Jorge Mora joined e-Frontiers Dublin in September 2017 as a Senior Technical Recruiter based in the Dublin office, Jorge sources candidates across all IT role types for Spain and Ireland maximising the value of having offices in Dublin and Madrid. Jorge’s prior experience includes sourcing big data related profiles, specifically Data Scientist and Data Engineers within the banking industry. He holds a Bachelor of Psychology, from the Autonomous University of Madrid specialising in Human Resources (HR).

Specialises in: Java, Scala, DevOps, Architects, Frontend, UX, Javascript, QA, Mobile, Systems Engineers