Home
This job opening is expired and exists as historical reference.

Head of Software Engineering

GCash
Taguig Fulltime 250+

The role involves working with a range of stakeholders: business "product" owners, domain managers, quality managers and other development teams, infrastructure, operations, and the architectural team in order to design software solutions and to resolve issues.

Principal Accountabilities

        
  • Work closely with a group of domain leads, business owners, analysts, domain managers, and relevant other parties to understand and shape requirements for new development/troubleshooting of existing development.
  •     
  • Assist the Head of Core Engineering and Solution Architects with the analysis and design of the overall solution architecture.
  •     
  • To take responsibility for reviewing the design components of an overall solution.
  •     
  • Creates elements of the software specification document set including Class Diagrams, Sequence Diagrams, and DB design amongst others.
  •     
  • To write project briefs, proposals, and implementation plans where required and on small to medium d projects for providing initial estimates.
  •     
  • Work with the UX/Product Teams and Product Owners in building world-class experiences for our customers.
  •     
  • Responsible for the delivery of assigned modules/tasks.
  •     
  • Code, test and troubleshoot software programs utilizing the appropriate hardware, database, and programming technology.
  •     
  • To provide assistance to QA and service desk personnel as needed to diagnose system problems and to review/repair legacy code if required.
  •     
  • Review changes in code and the environment to understand and minimize the negative impact on system performance.
  •     
  • Work closely with the infrastructure, build and release, database, and other related teams to ensure swift and efficient deployment of code releases to live (production) environments.
  •     
  • Build reusable components, templates, code, and libraries.
  •     
  • Optimize applications for maximum speed and scalability
  •     
  • Supervision of junior/mid-level software engineers to complete deliverables within a given project/maintenance task.
  •     
  • Prepare reports and analysis regarding issues, incidents in progress, opposing ideas, and appropriate recommendations or conclusions.
  •     
  • To maintain – and actively seek to utilize – subject matter expertise across a range of technology trends and domains (to include electronic publishing, web & mobile development, and social media trends).
  •     
  • Participate in Agile and Scrum best practices as we strive for continuous integration and delivery

ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

o   Does (The tasks/responsibilities that the role performs to address requirements in Key Result Areas)

        
  • Primarily responsible for translating the solutions and design given by the technology engineer in an optimized code based on the requirements.
  •     
  • Ensure that the timeline given to developing the system is followed.
  •     
  • Create a systematic code to develop the solutions.
  •     
  • Write release documents for each system release.
  •     
  • Test and modify systems to ensure that it operates reliably.
  •     
  • Find faults, diagnose, and fix bugs.

o   Displays (The Knowledge, Skills, and Behaviors indicating how tasks/responsibilities will be performed)

        
  • Knowledge of computer systems and technologies
  •     
  • Technical competency
  •     
  • A logical, analytical and creative approach to problems
  •     
  • Thoroughness and attention to detail
  •     
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to articulate technical concepts with clarity.
  •     
  • Familiarity with a corporate environment and comfortable working within regulatory controls.
  •     
  • Able to influence and drive change and improvement in the way the team develops software.
  •     
  • Experience working with Docker and Kubernetes, such as in an OpenShift environment.

 

III. QUALIFICATIONS (Minimum requirements in terms of experience and background, skills and competencies for sourcing purposes)

        
  • Strong foundation in Computer Science, with strong competencies in data structures, algorithms, and software design optimized for embedded systems.
  •     
  • Must come from a technical background with the ability to read and write source code across multiple languages
  •     
  • Must be able to demonstrate the ability to work effectively in a team environment and deliver successful results.
  •     
  • Worked on cloud and on-premise server environment, integration technologies
  •     
  • Developed common third-party APIs such as Google, Facebook and other web services (ie, REST, SOAP/WSDL)
  •     
  • Developed systems in Java, PHP, MySQL, Apache, Nginx, HaProxy, Javascript, JQuery, HTML5 and CSS3, Spingboot
  •     
  • Experience in the open-source environments which include Linux (Ubuntu/Red hat), MySQL and Java
  •     
  • Familiar with basic financial terminology and accounting methods
  •     
  • Worked on Amazon Web Service, SES, SMTP, Linux OS, Cron
  •     
  • Familiarity with Big data tools such as Apache Spark and Hadoop
  •     
  • Exposure to continuous integration, build tools (Jenkins, Ansible, Ant, Liquibase) and scripting
  •     
  • Exposure to DevOps tools such as Puppet, Chef or Docker would be advantageous
  •     
  • Use of source code version control – Git, Subversion or Mercurial
Hello! we are
Jobayan
A simple way to connect candidates and companies

How does Jobayan work?

Publish your resume

Add your experience, education and skills. Jobayan will automatically match you with jobs.

Search Through Job Openings

Click "Apply Now" on a job opening and your contact details will automatically get sent to them.

Wait for a Match

Here in Jobayan, theres no forever in job hunting! When a job opening matches, you will be notified right away!

Get Started Now!
I want to hire

Your Career Awaits.