Director of Software Engineering - Product

  • Location:

    Dublin West

  • Contact email:

  • Sector:


  • Contact phone:

    01 4744613

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Job ref:

    ELDirector of Software Eng

  • Salary:


  • Published:

    20 days ago

  • Contact email:

  • Consultant:

    Eoin Langdon

Job description

Director of Software Engineering - Product

We operate in a highly collaborative environment, where multi-disciplined individuals come together to make things happen.

We use agile software development techniques and tools to focus our efforts on solving business goals. Our scrum teams consist of Software Development, Test and Automation Engineers, Product Owner, UX Designer and Software Architect. Product Management provides the strategic direction, supported by respective members of the executive team.

We release often & are passionate about what we do.


  • Overseeing product development for several feature areas, ensuring teams are delivering value to the business in line with needs and expectations  

  • Fostering a culture of empowerment, collaboration and continuous improvement to ensure teams are able maximise their potential for delivery

  • Collaborating with Product and Engineering Management to understand strategic direction, and ensuring that it is well aligned with development efforts

  • Helping individuals develop, through effective coaching, 1-1’s, mentoring, and career planning

  • Being an Agile advocate and support continuous improvement in development practice, including coding, quality assurance, continuous integration, test automation and deploy-on-demand

  • Overcoming challenges as they arise, ensuring internal and external customers remain delighted with product delivery

  • Future planning, including active involvement in hiring and growing our engineering team, both on and off-shore to ensure foundations are laid for teams to execute successfully


  • Experience overseeing successful delivery of best-in-class product offering including; risk assessment, guiding, organising and motivating teams

  • Ability to assess the complexity of a product initiative and collaborate with business and technical stakeholders for design and planning  

  • Indepth knowledge of effective agile development practices maximizing value delivery to the business

  • Familiarity with SaaS business operating models

  • Leadership experience operating within a coaching culture

  • Experience working with senior stakeholders  


    Technical stack:

  • Java 8, Spring MVC, Web Services, Apache Tomcat, Elastic Search, Oracle 12c, ActiveMQ, Hadoop, Javascript/jQuery, CanJS, AWS, Selenium, Unirest & TestNG.  

For more info contact Eoin on 01 474 4613 or apply for this role online

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