Head of Engineering

Software Engineering




Dan Buchanan
Dan Buchanan



September 8, 2023

  • Growth opportunity in an Auckland-based SaaS company
  • Flexible working with WFH and a start-ups co-working space
  • Make your mark on the platform transformation and product
About the Company:

Join our client, a high-growth B2B2C SaaS company based in Parnell, Auckland. They empower online creators and influencers worldwide with custom mobile and TV apps to get their content delivered directly to their customers.

About the Role:

Shape the company's tech direction as Head of Engineering. Lead a talented team and drive innovation in a dynamic environment.

  • Hands-On Coding (50%): Develop cutting-edge apps using React, React Native, AWS, Python, and Fast API.
  • Architecture and Design (25%): Lead scalable, high-performance app design.
  • Engineering Management (25%): Foster innovation, mentor the team, and optimise workflows.
  • Team Leadership: Build and manage a top-tier engineering team in line with company goals.
  • Tech Advancement: Stay updated on AI and emerging tech to enhance our stack.
  • Collaboration: Work closely with cross-functional teams to exceed customer expectations.
About You:
  • Deep experience in React and Serverless architectures.
  • Familiarity with React Native, AWS, Python, and Serverless is a plus.
  • Strong architectural and design skills.
  • Exceptional leadership and team management abilities.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills.
  • Strategic mindset for data-driven decisions.
  • Problem-solving skills and ability to navigate complex tech challenges.
Measures of Success:
  • Deliver high-quality apps exceeding customer expectations.
  • Improve team efficiency and productivity.
  • Optimise architectural solutions for app performance and scalability.
  • Lead a motivated, high-performing engineering team.
  • Advance our technology stack for thousands of apps.
  • Ensure positive collaboration and seamless communication.
Why Work Here:
  • Make a lasting impact on this SaaS product company's growth.
  • Flexible work arrangements, including remote options.
  • Company equity options.
  • Comprehensive benefits package.
  • Regular team lunches.
  • Paid parking and professional development allowance.
  • Engaging team events and social gatherings.
If this opportunity aligns with your expertise and career aspirations, apply now! For inquiries, email us at mitch@talent.army. 

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