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Director of Software Engineering

Your new employer:

This not-so-early stage start-up has experienced incredible growth in its first 5 years of operations, and because of this they are setting up a brand-new office in Detroit! I am looking for a Director of Software Engineering to join this un-stoppable organization!

If you are looking for a fast paced, accelerating workplace where you are given the platform to thrive and succeed, these guys are for you!

Are you a Director / Manager of Software Engineering and want to be a part of this revolutionary business? Well then, keep reading!

Your responsibilities:

  • Mentor, lead and manage the existing team of software engineers
  • Create a good positive culture within the teams, holding regular one to ones in order to conduct performance evaluations
  • Manage the hiring process and onboarding of new engineers
  • Lead technology architecture discussions
  • Translating business requirements into strategy and ensure this is communicated to all members of the team
  • Make good technical decisions based on business needs
  • Work on unique and interesting challenges, focusing on architecture, building, managing and deploying solutions
  • Liaise closely with the development teams, product owners and stakeholders in order to ensure the delivery of innovative products to end users

What you’ll have / need:

  • Experience training and developing a team of junior software engineers
  • Start-up experience preferred
  • Experience working with one of the following backend technologies: Python, Java, Scala, Ruby, C…
  • Front end experience working with JavaScript, HTML, CSS
  • Previous experience managing /leading a team of 3+ engineers
  • Strong understanding of AWS products
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or any related field
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work well in an agile environment


  • Full healthcare covered
  • 401k plan
  • 15 days holidays
  • Laid-back culture working with a high-performing team

Apply online today!

Job Title: Director of Software Engineering

Location: Detroit, Michigan, MI America

Salary: $150,000 – $200,000 per year


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