Director of Engineering
Location New York, NY, USA
Consultant Jamie King
JobRef 110332/0012019-06-18 2019-07-30 it permanent US New York New York 10014 USD 180000 200000 200000 YEAR Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters-usa.com https://www.robertwalters-usa.com/content/dam/robert-walters/global/images/logos/web-logos/square-logo.png
A new opening has arisen for a Director of Engineering to join a thriving FinTech company based in the heart of New York City. The Director of Engineering will be leading a team of 10 engineers in New York and work closely with engineering teams in other locations. The role will be fairly hands on but focused more on management and driving strategy with the CTO.
- You will be the most senior engineering figure in the NY office so lead by example and mentor a growing team of engineers.
- Provide strategy and help build out the data infrastructure.
- Create a powerful and collaborative work environment through the highest level of leadership.
- Liaise with the CEO and key business stakeholders on a regular basis.
- Work closely with clients and customers on a number of high level projects.
- Excellent leadership experience.
- Previous experience of delivering key projects through to successful completion.
- Managing engineering teams of mixed experience.
- Strong backend infrastructure exposure.
- High level of exposure to technologies such as Python, AWS, Elasticsearch, Kubernetes, Docker and Kafka.
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a similar field.