Director of SW Development

Revinate   •  

San Francisco, CA

Industry: Technology

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8 - 10 years

Posted 65 days ago

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THE ROLE

We are looking for a Head of Application Development with a bias for execution running 3 development teams of 5-7 Engineers distributed globally focused on building our client facing web applications. You will provide both technical and people leadership to help your teams deliver customer value week over week. This is a very visible role and you will interact with Engineering, Product, the Business & the Executive team daily. You will work with a cutting-edge software stack and an excellent team in a hands-on fashion.

YOU WILL/JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Lead one of the largest teams at Revinate building our primary client facing products
  • Partner with SRE’s to ensure the reliability of and uptime of our Web Applications for our global customers
  • Ensure our application seamlessly scales with our growth
  • Orchestrate complex initiatives that involves multiple engineering teams and business stakeholders.
  • Work with engineering leaders towards strategic system architecture goals
  • Create a culture of engineering excellence and best practices
  • Hands-on approach in addressing issues, outages, and new design solutions
  • Bring in software development best practices to help our entire engineering ecosystem thrive
  • Mentor and coach team member to help them grow as engineers and future organizational leaders
  • Define, manage and report back up to the Executive Team your teams KPI’s

IDEAL CANDIDATE/QUALIFICATIONS

  • 7+ years experience building modern web applications with Java/PHP/Python/JS
  • 4+ years experience leading a team of Engineers
  • Strong technical background, understand modern frontend/backend architecture and technologies thoroughly including event sourcing, micro service, micro frontend, CQRS, etc
  • Experience decomposing legacy monolithic applications into modern service-based architecture design patterns
  • Balance of high-level architecture and design principles and strong technical know-how
  • Advocate new technology and bring it to our production environment is a must.
  • Working knowledge of Relational Databases, NoSql Stores, Elastic Search & Containerized Services (Docker/ Kubernetes) a must
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills a must
  • Exposure with big data ecosystems such as Spark, Kafka, Zeppelin, AWS EMR a plus
  • Experience architecting solution in the AWS ecosystem (and deploy with Terraform) a plus

WHAT WE CAN OFFER

  • Benefits Package: Comprehensive Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits for you and your family
  • Discretionary Time Off: You’re in control of your rest and relaxation
  • Family support: Parental leave for those expecting new family members
  • Equity: You're an owner in the company as we build it together
  • Tools & Tech: We empower our employees with the hardware, training, and other materials to help you succeed
  • Extraordinary culture: Focused on learning and every employee’s personal and professional development
  • Change an industry: We’re transforming the way hotels connect with guests, and having fun while we do it
  • Meaningful work: You'll have an opportunity to make a major impact on our company and, as a result, the hospitality industry
  • Amazing co-workers: You'll be surrounded by a passionate, high performing, collaborative team that can help you learn something new every day