Head, Software Development

Employer
Shine
Location
Delhi, Delhi, India
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jun 30, 2020
Closes
Jul 30, 2020
Ref
10799505
Contract Type
Full Time
SkillSet: rich media, open source, key metrics, operating a, music making.

Responsibilities:



  • Architecting, developing, launching and monetizing the next generation rich media platform and applications using cloud based design patterns, doing proof of concepts R&D


  • Developing and operating a production system, ensuring that all services meet or exceed Service Level Agreements


  • Reporting on key metrics to various stakeholders including business teams and senior management.


  • Serving as technical mentor to the engineers on your team.


  • Managing (hiring, coaching and mentoring) a team of high performing software engineers


  • Managing the day-to-day activities of the engineering team within an Agile/ Scrum environment.


  • Working collaboratively with others on the leadership team to define the priorities and strategies to meet customer needs and business objectives.

    Required Skills:



    • BS/ MS / PhD in Computer Science


    • A deep knowledge of and passion for technology


    • Go-getter, self-driven and someone who takes pride in taking accountability


    • Strong management and technical background with a proven record of delivering innovation


    • Hands-on experience in architecting, designing and developing enterprise-class software products, Web 2. 0 communities, Enterprise 2. 0 solutions. Deep knowledge of software architecture principles and patterns


    • Experience in architecting, developing and launching Facebook Apps, integrating with LinkedIn, Twitter, i. e. social architectures


    • Experience in building Web2. 0 products using Ruby on Rails, LAMP, J2EE and AJAX in Linux environment


    • Experience in building Rich Media Applications using Adobe Technologies, Java Script and AJAX


    • Experience with open source technologies and technologies related to content repository, search, advertising, media management, content distribution and data analytics


    • Experience in estimating software engineering efforts, prepare and execute software development project schedules and Coordinating with product management, web development, sales, ad operations, technical operations, software engineering and QA, engaging teams at the appropriate times


    • Experience in managing alpha, beta product rollouts to customers and managing customer experience


    • Proven track record with communicating technical issues and business impact to senior executives


    • 10 years of software development experience for internet-based services or SaaS offerings


    • 7 years managing Development, QA and Operations teams

      Desired Skills:



      • Experience with the Unified Communications Technologies


      • 2 years in the similar role at leading product companies preferably web2. 0 companies such as Yahoo, Google, LinkedIn, BigFlix, Facebook or companies like HCL, GloballLogic who may have done Web2. 0 product implementations for their customers


      • Experience in architecting, developing and launching Mobile Apps


      • Experience in video/ media transcoding technologies


      • Experience with html 5


      • Experience with launching new products in the cloud


      • Experience with the cloud deployments and fine tuning, scaling up/ down methods


      • Demonstrated ability to drive design and architectural decisions for complex systems
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