As our GitKraken product continues to experience tremendous, fast-paced growth in the market, we're aggressively expanding and ready to add a Director of Engineering in Alicante, Spain. In this role, you will act as a hands-on contributor to build product features and lead our team of elite software engineers to success. This position will focus specifically on our GitKraken product line. More information about GitKraken can be found on www.gitkraken.com

Our software is used by the world’s most elite software engineers. Software engineers from Apple, Google, Microsoft and thousands of other leading companies use the products that you will help create. Apply for this position if you are ready to take your career to the next level and be rewarded accordingly.

To successfully perform in this role, the following qualifications are essential:

  • 7+ years of software engineering experience
  • 3+ years of leadership experience
  • Proven history as a hands-on manager who can lead a software engineering team to success and contribute meaningfully to product features
  • Solid foundation of software development and algorithms in one of these programming languages: C, C++, C#, Java and/or Javascript
  • Knowledge of UI Front-End development in Javascript is essential, but experience with React.js, Node.js, Redux.js and/or Typescript can put you ahead
  • Proven history of leading product strategy, providing technical guidance, and managing team members of many career stages
  • Ability to interface and evaluate database systems such as MongoDB and/or SQL Server
  • Deep understanding of a wide variety of Dev Tools is expected, including: Git, GitHub, GitKraken, CircleCI, Travis, Appveyor, Docker and/or Jenkins
  • Ability to break down complex technical systems and communicate them to an audience of varying technical expertise
  • Track record of delivery in a fast-paced, collaborative, multi-site environment