Director of Engineering
Roundbox Systems - Pleasanton, CA

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Roundbox Systems, Inc.

Director of Engineering
Pleasanton, CA
Full Time
Salary: Open

Description
We are seeking a Director ofEngineeringthat is passionate about enabling technical teams to do their very best. This position will require a leader to develop, mentor, and coach in order to build a strong development team, increase team effectiveness and promote individual growth. The Director of Engineering will create software development schedules for features and releases and participate in Release Management, representing the team's work.

Responsibilities

Lead and inspire a team of engineers.
Motivate and provide necessary tools for engineers to create simple solutions to complex problems.
Drive an efficient and effective Agile software development process to deliver quality software with rapid releases.
Manage people (hiring, on-boarding, job satisfaction, professional development, etc.)
Define and drive a release schedule and shape the roadmap based on functional, experiential and technical needs.
Shape the platform direction and architecture.

Qualifications

8+ years of professional work experience, at least 3+ years managing a dynamic engineering team of at least 5 engineers.
Technical background, with experience in software engineering in an Agile software development environment.
Ability to architect and perform design and code reviews.
Experience with creating a release schedule and delivering projects on time.
Demonstrated knowledge of JavaScript and JS frameworks.
Experience with deploying UI across multiple platforms.
Experience in a TDD environment using Rails 4, RSpec and cucumber a plus.
Experience in cloud computing a plus.
Experience with Heroku a plus.
Strong communication skills and the ability to represent the platform to customers and investors.
Ability to work in a fast paced start up environment.

Additional Skills

Passionate about Social Media
Familiar with Open Graph Protocols, Facebook API’s and OAuth 2.0