Senior Software Development Manager

Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland Full-time

Overview

Smartbox.com is seeking an exceptional and passionate Software Development Manager in its Dublin HQ team. This is a great opportunity for an experienced Lead Engineer to have a major impact on a European-wide B2C e-commerce & B2B online platform. Smartbox is undertaking a large-scale investment to put in place a best-in-class IT platform to better serve and grow our multi-million customer base.
As part of the Web development team you will manage a team of 6 – 10 developers in developing successful Agile projects with path to grow to manage technical managers.
Successful candidates will have the opportunity of building the next generation e-commerce websites for Smartbox Group and will be part of a continuously growing development team in Dublin.

Role / Responsibilities:


• Work with the product owners to define the roadmap
• Own from design to production a set of services supporting specific business areas
• Manage a team of software developers both internal and remote
• Encourage self-organization
• Keep Scrum process running and improve it
• Play scrum master role in different projects
• Mentor developers in following scrum methodologies
• Mentor developers in improving their technical skills
• Help the team to continuously improve their processes
• Run periodical feedback and review sessions with the allocated team

Requirements:


• You have experience working with Scrum in development teams
• Any official training or certification in Agile and/or project management is a plus
• You have experience working in a web environment, ideally in e-commerce.
• You came from a strong technical background, and worked as developer for 6 – 8 years ideally on PHP technology
• You have managed and lead teams of 6 – 10 developers in the past for 2 – 3 years and possibly managers
• You have experience managing remote teams
You know what Continuous Integration and continuous deployment is, you have experience with it and you can’t live without it
• You are willing to learn new technologies and methodologies
• You will leave no stone unturned to understand the implementation and potential impact.

Skills


• You are a good communicator and an optimistic person, where others see problems you see opportunities
• You fight for your ideas giving proper reasoning, but you also listen to other people’s opinion (and take it into account)
• You are a team player and you like to share your knowledge with your peers.
• You challenge yourself every day to make things in a better way
• You love having fun at work so you strive to create a positive atmosphere
• You are a detail oriented person
• You have great communication skills
• You have a good technical background allowing you to quickly grasp on new technologies

 

Contact us today apply with your CV we will be in contact within 24 hours.

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