Head of Software Development

Job Description

  • Management of development teams of 30 people (Java back-end, Ruby on Rails, C/C++, Android apps, algorithms development, system administration)
  • Coordination of development process – setting up and adjustment of agile development methodology
  • Evaluation of effectivity of development teams
  • Interviewing and recruitment, people management and advisory
  • Responsibility for functional communication between teams and team leaders
  • Performance review of teams, management reporting
  • People & team leadership and motivation
  • Daily operation

Offered conditions

  • Working at a unique Slovak company, a global leader in biometrics
  • Global market presence, multicultural environment
  • Passionate working team
  • Regular end of year bonus
  • Flexible working time
  • Regular team buildings and events
  • Interesting work with innovative technologies in the field of biometrics and distributive technologies

 Candidate Requirements

  • University education from the IT area
  • Experience with management of software development lifecycle
  • Experience with management of larger team of developers (15+) / experience on a management role at least 5 years.
  • Overall experience in IT area at least 7 years
  • Practical experience with at least one of the agile methodologies of development
  • Advanced knowledge of technologies used in SW development
  • Previous experience with SW development and architecture
  • Very good communication and people skills
  • Active English and native Slovak language
  • Analytical skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Basic knowledge of UML
  • Basic knowledge of configuration management
  • Previous experience in the area of biometrics and identity management is an advantage

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