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VP Of I.T. Engineering in Raleigh, NC at Synerfac

Date Posted: 4/22/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description


Oversee projects for the developer teams (both back and front end)

Working daily with engineers and deriving creative solutions to keep development on track.

Helping resolve (technical and non-technical) issues that arise and impede progress.

Making ad hoc design, architecture, and functionality decisions in lieu of slowing down a project.

Planning, tracking, and project management of the engineering team.

Help shape and translate the company priorities into a clear and actionable engineering roadmap, balanced with tech debt and other engineering priorities.

Serve as Software Engineering SME.

Manage, in conjunction with the Project Management Office, full cycle development process from planning through release for new features and existing products.

Creating, managing, and continuously improving QA and QC processes heading towards full QA automation.

Roll up sleeves and play hands on coding role where appropriate.

Create processes and supporting metrics to ensure efficiency and quality of software development implementation and maintenance.

Participate in escalated defect triage and work with team to resolve prioritized defect fixes.

Research and prototype new technologies and tools as we evolve our platform tech stack.

Be accountable for project execution and quality.

Develop processes and KPI's to enable team to meet business expectations.

Continuously work to improve process and workflow in engineering and cross-functionally.

Align and develop organizational structure to meet business needs.

  Job Requirements  


15+ years of experience leading technical initiatives on multiple platforms.

Startup and large enterprise experience.

Experience with data production analytics technologies including but not limited to big data, data science, AI, machine learning, data mining, and business intelligence & visualization.

Ability to comprehend business verticals, business challenges, and company strategy and plans to align development schedules and appropriately allocate resources to meet the company's priorities.

Demonstrated mastery in each of the following technologies: PHP, Javascript, HTML, CSS, Java, and Swift.

Working knowledge of production environments

Experience in each of the following: Laravel, AWS Offerings (Elastic Beanstalk, EC2, Elasticache, SQS), Google pub/sub, other cloud services including Microsoft Azure.

Experience with SAAS software services such as: Netsuite, Oracle Cloud applications, Integrators, AEM, Wordpress, Drupal.

Demonstrated ability to manage multiple stakeholder relationships with competing priorities and limited resources.

Ability to create projects plans that rapidly deliver new features to production environments.

Ability to make ad hoc design, architecture, and functionality decisions in lieu of slowing down a project.

Experience in creating and fostering a DevOps environment is a plus.