Engineering Lead

Job type
NZD160000 - NZD180000 per annum
The company
With over a decade of global partnerships, they've built a reputation for producing the type of interface software that can be used with corporate, manufacturing, commercial electronics audiences easily. Their intuitive design and analytics capability makes them a strong choice for organisations that require any type of touch interface globally.

Why now?
Are you ready to lead the charge in revolutionising user interfaces and shape the future of human-technology interaction? A global leader in touchscreen software and integration, is seeking an Engineering Lead to join their business. Grow your team’s capabilities, deliver excellence, lead people in a business working with global customers like Bosch.  The range of applications and data and analytics being built are staggering. Going through an exciting phase of expansion, the timing couldn't be more opportune to join. With a clear focus on extending the product portfolio and pursuing new business opportunities globally, they are on the brink of a brave new era. 

Role Overview
As the Engineering Lead, you will lead tactical software development initiatives for the delivery of their software products. Using contemporary engineering practices and methodologies, you’ll raise the performance of the team and bring a greater predictability to the delivery. You will be responsible for delivering new products to international markets while balancing technical, people, and delivery demands with future-proofing in mind.

Your leadership will:

  • Lead development, delivery, and people initiatives to meet customer objectives and build culture

  • Manage stakeholders and peers, navigate changeable priorities and balancing expectations

  • Articulate a compelling vision and lead from the front during challenging situations, rallying your team to exceed customer expectations

  • Collaborate with executives, teams, and vendors to articulate complicated tactical and operational needs and dependencies

  • Work with the team on software product through some code contribution

To excel in this role, you will demonstrate:

  • Leadership experience in managing tactical software development initiatives

  • A commercially focused background with the ability to marry technical, people, and delivery demand decisions

  • Strong relationship management and communication skills, with the ability to articulate a vision and lead from the front

  • Analytical thinking, systematic approach, and adaptability to drive innovation and exceed customer expectations

  • Empathy, objectivity, and a steadfast commitment to the values and principles of and its customers

  • Experience in native Android development and Kotlin (preferably) 

This is a unique opportunity to take ownership of people leadership and delivery for their existing and upcoming software suite, ensuring alignment with their current strategy while preparing for future scalability. 

If you're ready to make an impact and lead a team at the forefront of touchscreen technology, we invite you to apply.