CI/CD Toolchain Engineering Director

Warsaw Permanent

Added 09/03/2022

  • Unique role in Poland focused on optimizing the CI/CD toolchain
  • Leader in their market segment

About Our Client

Our client is a large international organization, a true leader in their market, and we are supporting them in hiring the best talent for a new position to be created in Poland. The person in the role will act as Head of Tech Enablement - by focusing on setting standards, choosing the best tools and optimizing the CI/CD toolchain used by the entire large software development team in Poland. They will also manage a substantial software engineering team themselves, which develops and maintains IT solutions and products for their customers and employees. We are seeking candidates with a strong track record in team management coupled with excellent hands-on experience as a senior Java and/or Python developer. The role can be located in one of the larger cities in Poland including Warsaw, Kraków, Wrocław, Łódź and others.

Job Description

  • Focus on the short and long-term strategy in terms of the CI/CD toolchain used by the firm
  • Think ahead and future-proof the organization in terms of the tools used
  • Set standards and a establish the toolchain to be used by the whole software development structure
  • Take responsibility for a large team of software developers
  • Manage the firm's various platforms - including development, changes management and maintenance
  • Implement and foster a service-oriented culture and deliverables with strong domain expertise
  • Define and measure team performance and delivery outcomes
  • Lead budget planning and implementation
  • Daily management of the enablement services, it's quality and components
  • Ensure compliance with internal and external regulatory requirements
  • Manage complex IT changes in an international and diverse environment

The Successful Applicant

  • 10+ years of experience in application development, test design and hands-on experience in common CI/CD component services
  • Able to strategize and think ahead
  • Attitude of acting as the service owner, with adequate attention to detail
  • Hands-on coding and experience in at least two programming languages - demonstrated proficiency with at least one of the following languages: Java, Python or Scala
  • At least 3 years of direct people management experience
  • Deep understanding of engineering craftsmanship
  • Understanding of Agile principles and processes
  • Highly adaptable, comfortable with change as well as capable of quickly rallying teams around key issues
  • Being Tech-Savvy with high communication skills
  • Excellent management skills coordination, coaching and helping employees with professional growth
  • Very good knowledge of English and Polish are a must

What's on Offer

  • Competitive remuneration package
  • Possibility to work and further develop your skills in a market-leading organization
Agnieszka Kulikowska
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Agnieszka Kulikowska
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