Director of Web application software and SaaS Luidia
Luidia, a leading provider of interactive hardware and software solutions for education and business, is looking for an experienced Director of Web Software Development. We are looking for a candidate to manage the development of our next generation web-based education platform. This platform will help facilitate the introduction of new education methodologies into the classroom while enabling a seamless integration of new technology, with emphasis on mobile device usage in the classroom. The Web Software Director is responsible for the development of the system architecture to support the platform requirements, with a strong emphasis on the capability to support a distributed scalable platform with extremely high availability rate. Additionally, the Director will be responsible for building and leading the web software engineering team.
Build and lead a high quality, high performance software development team (that embraces creativity and innovation and reliably delivers great software products)
Ensures that the software development plans, priorities and resources are aligned with the company?s product road map and company goals.
Work interactively with the product management team, and product owner(s), to develop software development priorities, develop work and time estimates and to allocate resources
Enhances the process of software development by applying process, best practices and metrics
Develop, manage and monitor budgets for the software development functions
What we really need from you:
A clear and deep understanding of software-as-a-service for distributed, high-volume and scalable applications.
Demonstrable leadership experience with small to medium size distributed engineering teams.
The ability to provide Technical leadership and System Architecture guidelines for achieving product requirements.
Previous experience as a developer - someone who understands what it takes to code.
The ability to communicate well both internally and externally.
A commitment to quality, reliability, uptime, and customer satisfaction.
Experience running an Agile development process.
Degree in technical field or comparable work experience, minimum of 8 years and 4 years of management.
Experience we?d like you to have:
Experience working with engineering teams on high transaction web sites.
Deep understanding of modern browsers including Java Script HTML5 and CSS3
Experience building, deploying and supporting applications running on Amazon Web Services.
Experience with Java web services back-end software development and SQL data base.
Experience developing applications with support on mobile devices.
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