head of engineering in Singapore

stella yoe, randstad
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S$ 11,000 - S$ 13,000 per month

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information technology
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S$ 11,000 - S$ 13,000 per month
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stella yoe, randstad
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about company

our client provides advanced technology for ecommerce and logistics optimization solutions that enables data transparency and easy access to supply chain stakeholders. Built on resolving real time supply chain or logistics challenges businesses face, our technology allows our clients to enjoy leaner, more automated and error free processes from start to finish.

about job

  • Lead the backend and mobile engineers’ teams. This requires strong technical expertise in addition to good leadership skills: be able to motivate, mentor and retain the engineers.
  • Continuously ship and iterate on our mobile applications and their backends while maintaining high reliability with focus on great user experience.
  • Work closely with the HODs, COO, CTO and CEO and strive to influence the product and technology strategy.
  • Convert high level product and customer requirements to high quality, reusable and scalable code in fast-paced environments.
  • Identify talented engineering candidates and participate in the recruitment process

skills and requirements

  • Demonstrate a solid understanding of Java - Play framework
  • Expertise in cloud infrastructure like AWS, micro services architecture, iOS & Android mobile development.
  • Proven experience of developing Mobile backends.
  • Experience with relational databases like Postgres and non-relational databases like DynamoDB.
  • Experience with caching, queuing, RPC frameworks and other building blocks of a large scale distributed systems.
  • Have a track record of leading productive engineering teams.
  • Lead by example, by setting the right context, and guiding the Team members in achieving their best performance.
  • Thrive on a high level of autonomy and responsibility.
  • Encourage a healthy work environment that's both supportive and challenging.
  • Experience in mentoring & managing engineering teams and developing productive engineering processes and culture.
  • Experienced in Agile/Scrum methodology.
  • Experience in CI/CD tool (e.g. jenkins) is a bonus

To apply online please use the 'apply' function, alternatively you may contact Stella at 96554170 (EA: 94C3609 /R1875382)


Java, Play framework, Mobile, iOS, Android


no additional qualifications required

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree