Senior Director of Engineering

We are hiring for a Senior Director of Engineering to join our team here in Cork. Reporting to the CEO, you will lead the development and implementation of Smarttech247’s products and services. You will be hands on and technically focused on making sure our products and services are consistently improving from a business and technical perspective. Expect working with cross functional teams, cooperating with multiple product owners, driving design reviews, and everything else to push our engineering function further.


Duties and Responsibilities:

• Lead the product strategy, roadmap and execution for our security products

• Develop a cohesive product strategy that unifies the products across all relevant channels and departments.

• Structure and manage a roadmap of shared tools & capabilities designed to bring efficiency, consistency and stability to the software development process at the company.

• Partner with engineering to deliver on mission-critical projects.

• Build collaborative relationships with leadership-level product, engineering and business partners across the company, understanding their priorities and engaging them in the goal-setting process.

• Concisely and effectively communicate strategic and tactical execution status to executive management and cross functional teams.

• Drive prioritisation of needs, working across multiple teams and partners, balancing business objectives.

• Establish, track and communicate performance metrics that provide insights on our software development process and drive product development recommendations.

• Lead us through planning cycles setting team goals, OKRs and roadmaps.

• Work with clients to understand product requirements, support sales and ensure successful customer integration.

• Track industry trends and developments in key areas of NPI and Product engineering.

• Understand PI Operations’ systems, processes, manufacturing costs, cost-reduction roadmap, production throughput, product flows, capacity requirements and capacity roadmap.


Additional Information 

Education, Qualifications and Requirements

• 12 years of proven software engineering experience.

• 5 years + of demonstrated success as Director of Engineering.

• BS degree or higher in Computer Science, or closely related field.

• Collaborative, motivated self-starter.

• Demonstrated experience building and deploying large software products.

• Ability to identify and scope user requirements and develop specifications.

• Excellent management, written, and oral communication skills.

• Familiarity with content licensing including Free/Open licenses a plus.

• Familiarity within the cybersecurity industry is desirable.

• Desire to work in a diverse, global, highly collaborative team environment.


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