director of software engineering in Singapore

nyx han, randstad
job type
S$ 150,000 - S$ 280,000 per year
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job details

information technology
job type
working hours
S$ 150,000 - S$ 280,000 per year
8 years
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nyx han, randstad
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job description

about the company

Our client is a global payments company, employing over 10,000 employees worldwide. The business succeeds on the speed of its innovations and there are opportunities of career progression for the right individual.

They are currently hiring for a Director of Software Engineering, to join their global R&D team. This individual will be leading a team of R&D engineers, in the development of next generation payments solutions (Wearables, big data and IoT).

The ideal candidate will have a strong passion for product design and technology innovation, with a strong sense of ownership.

about the job

  • Quickly learn and implement new technologies, frameworks and tools and support multiple concurrent activities and to interface with external / internal resources, working as a member of a geographically distributed project team.
  • Design, code, document and test components / subsystems to a world class standard in an agile way
  • Be solution oriented – find and implement the ‘best fit’ solution to address the requirements on time
  • Manage and mentor a team of engineers and deliver projects using agile methodologies.
  • Lead architectural design of various R&D projects
  • Ensure adherence to established software development process
  • Share knowledge of various technologies to other team members

skills & experience required

  • Bachelor or Master Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Electronics & Communications, Mathematics and Physics.
  • Have prior experience in a senior position in architecting, leading, and/or managing team of 8 or more software developers.
  • You will have comprehensive understanding of the implementation methodologies used in product development, specifically Javascript, dynamic and functional languages, convention over configuration and you consider yourself having full stack background and expertise.
  • You will live and breathe Agile and SCRUM software development methodologies. You know what is Lean and why it matters.
  • You love to code, seeking to grow your technical expertise both within and outside the working environment.
  • You will innovate and constantly push boundaries and challenge the status quo in order to identify creative ways to deliver solutions to the customer.
  • You will actively seek to work and collaborate with people, constantly seeking to learn from others and share your expertise with others.
  • From a technical perspective you will have extensive knowledge on backend (Java/J2EE, Grails, Spring, Rails, Python, API design, micro-service architecture), front-end (CSS, HTML5, Javascript, AngularJS), Mobile (iOS, Android)
  • Knowledge in EMV technology, Javacard, Hadoop, PCF, IoT would be good to have

If you are passionate about the R&D of next generation payments technology, have prior leadership skills and are still keen to remain hands on in coding, this is the role for you.

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link. Alternatively please contact Nyx Han at 6517 1620 to discuss more on the opportunity.



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educational requirements

Bachelor Degree