Director Software Engineering - Cloud Native Development


Director Software Engineering - Cloud Native Development

We are looking for a Director of Software Engineering who will lead the development of cloud native platforms. This position requires a thorough knowledge of what it takes to develop Scalable, Resilient, highly responsive and high-performance applications from the ground up.


  • Designs, documents and implements reliable, testable and elegant solutions to problems
  • Could be a squad-level expert in a particular domain or squad-level go-to person for solving a particular set of problems
  • Understands and can clearly explain the high-level architecture and design of their team’s systems and services.
  • Independently designs and implements moderately complex code changes, writes good tests for their code, implements very complex changes with some guidance.
  • Understands best practices related to designing and implementing micro services architecture, example domain API modeling, event sourcing, logging and monitoring.


  • Software Engineering experience with demonstrated thought-leadership and functional influence and partnership demonstrated by a successful track record of enabling business through these technical decisions
  • Considered a department thought leader and expert in Software Engineering as with experience in related engineering disciplines
  • Proven ability to design / architect highly cloud native applications.
  • Ability to influence and partner with teams outside of the engineering organization
  • Proven track record of delivering large scale projects and willingness to roll up sleeves to get the job done
  • Excellent communication / presentation skills


Eilish Devine, Principal Consultant - Your e-Frontiers consultant for this job

Eilish is a talent acquisition and executive search specialist who brings over 10 years’ executive search experience on a national and international basis. Joining e-Frontiers in 2019 to grow the executive practice, Eilish has appointed executives at the most senior levels, including CEO, Executive Directors, General Managers and a range of specialist areas.  As a market leader in sourcing outstanding executive talent, Eilish helps organisations deliver transformation solutions, address management gaps, manage change and improve cost efficiencies quickly and more effectively. Eilish has built a reputation for understanding the particular needs of clients and tailoring solutions and search strategies to drive outstanding results. Eilish holds a Bachelor of Arts from University College Dublin and is currently completing a Masters of Psychology (Positive Psychology and Coaching) from the University of East London.