Head Of Engineering - Anz

Head Of Engineering - Anz
Company:

Gentrack


Head Of Engineering - Anz

Details of the offer

Hungry for some awesome challenges and working with great like-minded people? Gentrack is a successful multi-national business working with some of the biggest utilities and airports in New Zealand, Australia and internationally. What began as a small team in Auckland almost 30 years ago has evolved into one of the world’s most trusted names in software for energy, water and airport industries.

The Role
Reporting to the CTO and working closely with the Head of Engineering in the UK, this role will be an integral part of the Product Development Senior Leadership Team. Working across teams, supporting a culture of excellence, quality and growth will be a key focus along with providing strong technical direction for a team of 50+ through the Tribe Leads.

The role will also:
First and foremost be a Leader, comfortable with managing software product delivery, coaching teams, an agile mindset, and a clear understanding of the business’ bigger picture.
Play a pivotal role in inspiring and motivating everyone in the Product Development group to be the best they can be.
Drive change and foster a positive culture of continuous improvement, collaboration and success.
Evolve communication practices to ensure product development progress and outcomes are represented across a changing global business.
Keep a clear focus on delivery of outcomes and advocate and manage the operational requirements of a You Build It, You Run It (DevOps) model.
Connect the work we are doing to the wider business context and product strategy so that each week people leave with a feeling that their contributions made an impact.
About You
Your background in software engineering allows you to jump into the conversation, not only to challenge thinking for quality or thinking within the product constraints but also identifying areas for growth and opportunity. You’ll be a strong leader, comfortable managing software product delivery, coaching teams, budgeting, have an agile mindset, and a clear understanding of the business’ bigger picture and commercial realities.
You’ll will also bring the following:
Experience in managing software development teams and working as a leader of leaders.
A passion for people and a track record of nurturing and growing them to be the best they can be.
Have a ‘host leadership’ mindset.
Experience in, and ideas for, influencing change and growth of development teams.
A relentless drive for continuous improvement in processes, others and yourself.
A track record of building strong relationships and inspiring people through words and actions.
Experience with a software product company that values agile principles and practices.
Experience in product development would be very beneficial.
A relevant tertiary qualification (preferred).
This will be a challenging role where you will work within a vibrant team, be able to make real impact and contribute to our technical direction. We’re passionate about what we do and therefore you should be driven, focused and capable of delivering in a fast-paced and time constrained environment. We’re all about getting stuck in and getting our hands around real customer challenges and opportunities to grow our software solutions for utilities and airports.
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