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AudienceView: Director, Agile Software Development


This is a Contract position in Montreal, QC posted March 31, 2021.

The Role:The Director AGILE SW Development at AudienceView is a senior role within the Engineering organization.

S/HE is responsible for the development capabilities across the organization including Coding, QA, DevOps, SDLC, Standards and Framework.

S/He will be an accomplished development professional that will define, implement & operationalize SW development best practices and SDLC processes with a particular emphasis on AGILE, to ensure we consistently create high quality products in a repeatable and predictable manner.

S/He is responsible for understanding the needs of the organization and then building the capabilities to fulfill those needs.

S/He will act as a senior technical resource who can leverage their own substantial experience to lead the development organization in solving complex technical problems to deliver value to our clients and their patrons.

As Director AGILE SW Development you will perform the following roles:People Leadership 40%Manage a team of 5-8 direct reports and > 40 indirect reportsManaging remote teams across multiple time zonesPerformance Management leveraging SMART objectives that are aligned to and support departmental goalsCareer planning and support for teamEstablish and maintain strong relationships with peers across the organizationSolution Development 30%Create and manage a resourcing plan that meets the future needs of the organizationEstablish and maintain a scalable development organization leveraging third party augmentation modelDefine & implement operational processes & technologies to enable multiple concurrent development pathsMaintain and evolve CI/CD tools, processes and techniques to support near-real time deployment pipelinesGrow & retain expertise in Core IP and technologiesCreate and maintain SW Development Technology roadmapSound estimation techniques for SW Development initiativesOwn and evolve SDLC.

Define and implement coding best practices, processes and techniques, including secure codingCreate and manage a Technology Roadmap & Framework for the Development organizationVendor Management 20%Strong relationship management skillsNegotiating vendor contracts and SOW’sVendor account managementFinancial Management 10%Sound financial planningExperience creating and managing budgets and financial plansCash-flow management You are,First & foremost a people person.

Empathetic and responsive to the various needs of your teamHighly organized with the ability to manage multiple competing prioritiesEnergetic, driven with strong motivational skillsComfortable dealing with ambiguity; Making decisions where there may be a high degree of uncertaintyCalm under pressure.

Ability to critically assess the situation, form plans based on fact and keep the team focused in high pressure situationsA change agent.

You understand the effects change can have on an organization / team / individual.

You work closely with your team to guide and support the organization through the change processEthical / Impartial.

Focus on doing what is right for the organization; Willing to challenge the status quoEmpowering.

You motivate individuals to come together as a team and maximise contribution to the organizationCollaborative, keen to contribute and work with others to solve problems that may be outside of your immediate domainOutgoing / ExtrovertResourceful, ability to get things doneRigorous and disciplinedPersistent in overcoming obstaclesExcellent communicator, both written & verbal Skilled at communicating with everyone from college graduates to seasoned Executives including CXO’sExperienceMust have demonstrable experienceDesigning, coding and implementing enterprise scale e-commerce SaaS solution including electronic payment processing Developing solutions leveraging a combination of Public / Private CloudApplication design principles and techniques, including multi-tenancyLeading and driving the implementation and institutionalization of AGILE processes and techniques across the organization (Emphasis on SCRUM & KANBAN)Implementing staff augmentation model to allow company to scale capacityDirectly managing a team of technical resources, preferably leveraging SMART goal principlesRecruiting & managing technology professionals Leading a team through large organizational changeCreating and managing annual budgetIn conflict resolutionSound knowledge and practical experience with the various HR processes relating to recruitment & management of technology professionalsSecurity and Compliance standards, specifically PCI-DSSNice to Have:Experience in a ticketing industry (Live events, Travel etc) API design and development Sound knowledge of relational database concepts, design, implementation, and integrationDesign, development & implementation of best practice and SDLC processes Source Code ManagementOrg Change Process (eg.

PROSCI ADKAR)Experience with UX/UI design & developmentKnowledge of emerging technologiesTechnologies:Professional J2EE Web development environments; Java, Spring, Struts, Hibernate and/or MyBatis, JSP, JSTL, and RESTFront-end skills including HTML5, CSS, jQuery, AJAX, JSON (ReactJS and/or AngularJS a plus)C++, node.JsCloud Technologies including AWS and AzureStrong understanding of data structures and design patternsHands on experience with Eclipse, Tomcat, NginxObject-oriented design-skills in JavaStrong knowledge of relational databases and SQLMaven and continuous integration via Jenkins or equivalent, etcPassionate about writing easy to understand, maintainable, and testable code.

Must be able to understand and explain the core principles of clean code (e.G.

Clean Code by Robert Martin)Qualifications:Bachelor’s degree in a technical area of study (computer science, mathematics, engineering, etc.) or other BS/BA degree with a concentration in computer science or information systems.Total IT experience of over 8-10 years with at least 5 years in a direct people management role