DIRECTOR OF SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT

Lagos
Posted 11 months ago

Travel Required: Some

Responsibilities

  • As Director, Software Development, you will play a hands-on, leadership role in the development and delivery across the board.
  • The Director, Software Development must be a master of seamless software creation and delivery: This role will focus on enterprise platform development for a diverse collection of products on the platform.
  • The ideal candidate will be able to lead a collaborative team of engineers, product Directors and designers and can prioritize and deliver cutting edge, clean code
  • The Director, Software Development will be called to work upon a existing features on the platform as well as ideate and build new ones. Above all, the ideal candidate must possess a drive and personal pride in creating dynamic, state of the products.

The Ideal Candidate

  • Experience Leading a software development team
  • Ability and desire to remain developmentally hands on approximately 50% of the time to augment team development objectives and 50% managing a dedicated team of developers as well as working with other key stakeholders, i.e.- project Directors, product developers, senior leadership)
  • 7+ years of extensive hands on SDLC development (from concept through launch)
  • Hands on development experience with PHP Development is required
  • Experience with PostgreSQL, JSON and Web Services are also strongly desired
  • Azure experience a plus
  • Knowledge of Node JS required
  • Hands on experience with JavaScript, HTML, CSS, Git
  • Knowledge of Ruby including advanced data types, methods, object orientation and debugging a plus
  • Hands on Experience with WordPress Development especially helpful
  • Must be able to manage an additional offshore/remote team of developers
  • Able to drive continuous improvements of key processes
  • BA/BS in Computer Science, or a related discipline helpful
  • Researching, investigating and identifying new relevant technologies
  • Recommending architectural optimizations and solutions
  • Strong desire to help grow a company and dominate the market
  • Strong desire to work in a bureaucracy-free environment with an elite team
  • Strong desire to take smart technical risks and produce outsized wins
  • You don’t accept mediocrity, you need to deliver an amazing product, and won’t stop until it is completed
  • You want to inspire and be inspired

Job Features

Job CategoryIT, IT OPERATIONS

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