Job details

Location
Brisbane
Salary
Starting from $190,000 + Super
Job Type
Permanent
Ref
1223475
Posted
28 days ago

Job details

Location
Brisbane
Salary
Starting from $190,000 + Super
Job Type
Permanent
Ref
1223475
Posted
28 days ago
Iconic Australian institution that champions social good, looking for a technical leader who can guide their software engineering practice through an organisational technology transformation. This is a role that'll play a key part in shaping engineering culture, engineering ways of working and overall technology direction over the next 2-5 years.

This role will suit someone who's successfully led multiple engineering teams, owned the assessment and ongoing management of external vendors, and championed the acceptance and adoption of modern software engineering practices.

What you'll be doing
  • Leading the introduction and ongoing promotion of modern software engineering best practices, standards and a culture of innovation
  • Mentoring team leads and engineers of all experience levels while also helping to build and maintain a consistent talent pipeline for future growth.
  • Fostering collaboration, setting  goals for code quality and security, and manage technical debt.
  • Managing capital and operational budget for the engineering department, balancing commercial requirements from the broader organisation.
  • Building, assessing and maintaining relationships with external vendor partners.
What you'll ideally bring
  • Experience leading multiple software engineering teams and development streams.
  • Familiarity of managing the transition process from legacy technology platforms while still maintaining support.
  • Some exposure to or understanding of event driven architecture.
  • Experience engaging with and assessing external vendor partners.
  • Background in working within complex corporate environments and building relationships with technical and non-technical leaders.
What you'll get in return
  • Dedicated learning budgets for certifications, courses and conferences
  • Flexible working environment
  • Health and wellbeing subsidies and other lifestyle benefits
If you have an active GitHub, NuGet, BitBucket or Stack Overflow profile include a link because I want to see it!

Currently reading: "A Promised Land" by Barack Obama. Always open to book recommendations!

Alternatively, if this isn’t the right opportunity for you but you’re interested in other opportunities within the Software Engineering industry in Brisbane, feel free to contact me.

Harold Liu
Ph/txt: 0400 659 332 | Email: harold@blackroc.co