Director of Software Engineering

Director of Software Engineering
Field Nation , Bangladesh

1 Year
0 - 0
Job Type
Job Shift
Job Category
Requires Traveling
Career Level
As mentioned in job details
Total Vacancies
1 Job
Posted on
Jan 6, 2022
Last Date
Apr 6, 2022

Job Description

Why is this role important to Field Nation?The Director of Software Engineering will have the opportunity to support and impact Field Nation’s development team by providing mentorship, career development, and technical leadership in collaboration with the CTO. With a strong focus on people and the business, this person will enable our teams to move quicker by focusing on the execution of our overall strategy and product delivery process. This position will also offer the chance to work in a fast-paced, hyper growth environment where innovative ideas are encouraged and collaboration is a must. Field Nation is located in Minneapolis, MN and reports to the CTO.What you'll do:
  • Work closely with the development team to encourage and support individual and team technical and professional growth
  • Collaborate with Product Management, UX, and other internal teams to achieve goals and deadlines
  • Ensure the team structure and design aligns appropriately with the product strategy
  • Look for opportunities to increase productivity by ensuring team members are focused on the right activities
  • Assist with recruiting new team members
  • Build up team dynamics and develop individuals through coaching and mentorship
  • Fully utilize our offshore team for a strong competitive advantage
  • Bring fresh ideas on how technology can be used to solve big problems
What you'll need:
  • 7+ years working as part of a software development team
  • 5+ years experience leading an engineering team
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in engineering, computer science or related technical field
  • Analytical and data driven approach identifying opportunities and solutions
  • Must be an excellent communicator, able to work collaboratively with internal teams and external stakeholders
  • Demonstrated ability to understand business needs and execute on a business strategy
  • Ability to excel in an agile environment
  • Experience hiring and developing a high performing team
  • Thorough understanding of technical principles, theories and concepts
  • Experience working with offshore teams a plus
Why Field NationAt Field Nation, we are breaking the barriers to work and enabling the gig economy. We’re a tech company that offers a web-based marketplace solution for buyers and sellers of contract services to simply connect, work, and manage their business. We look for collaborators, innovators, and problem solvers to join us in our common purpose of changing the way work gets done. We've been named a Top Workplace by the Star Tribune each year since 2017and we were named a Best Place to Work by the Minneapolis/St Paul Business Journal in 2021. We look to hire extraordinary people and provide them extraordinary benefits.
A snapshot of our perks and benefits for full-time employees:- Unlimited/Flexible paid time off- Annual vacation bonus yes, we’ll pay you a bonus to take paid time off!- Individualized growth and development plans to help you develop a deeper skillset and wider responsibility in your career- Exposure to and experience with cutting edge technologies to solve meaningful problems in an entrepreneurial, scaling startup environment- Company paid short-term and long-term disability and life insurance- Medical, dental, and vision benefits with HSA option (to include a competitive employer contribution)- Paid parental leave pay available- Great work/life balance with a flexible, come-as-you-are environment- Competitive 401k employer match and vesting schedule- Free gym membership in our building’s new facility- Open office space with tons of natural light in beautiful downtown Minneapolis, connected to the Minneapolis skyway system, close to public transportation hubs, and many popular food options
We require candidates to complete a criminal background check at the offer stage of our interview process.

Job Specification

Field Nation

Information Technology and Services - Dhaka, Bangladesh