Head of Software Engineering

Head of Software Engineering required for a leading Dublin based investment bank that provides cutting edge investment and capital markets products globally. This is a senior leadership role and remit is to support the strategic growth of the Irish office and to lead and manage the growing software engineering team in Ireland (currently 20 engineers)

 

Responsibilities:

  • Own the software development and engineering software growth strategy for Dublin
  • Work with external parties to develop effective 3rd party partnership models
  • Full oversight of work being done in Ireland and report to exec management
  • Be a key participant in the global future footprint strategy
  • Participate in external engagements help build the brand and raise the company profile
  • Overall management of growing team of 20 – work with functional managers to develop meaningful development plans for each person
  • Create and support hiring activities for new talent
  • Enabling benchmarking of talent across the team and continuous assessment of team members Instill a strong reward and recognition culture
  • Instill a continuous learning culture

Requirements

  • A senior technology people-oriented leader with extensive experience in leading software development / engineering teams
  • Strong passion for leading, developing, coaching, and growing multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Equally comfortable having deep technical discussions as well as strategic conversations with senior leadership
  • Strong technical background and experience in leading teams across some of the following tech Java / JavaScript / Node / Scala / C++, Cloud (Azure pref), API & REST services, continuous integration tools (Teamcity / Jenkins), Atlassian suite (Confluence / JIRA)
  • Capital markets expertise is beneficial but not a requirement

 

Remuneration

  • Starting salary of 120-130K
  • Bonus
  • 8% pension
  • PHI
  • 25 days AL
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