Head of Digital Software

Confidential Company  Amman - Jordan  Date Posted: 2020/12/03   Login to Apply


  • Oversee the running of the end to end agile software development process for new and existing systems and projects.including the support of our live environment.
  • Working with Technology, Product and Management teams.
    ○ Help manage and support the agile development lifecycle from requirements gathering to deployment.
    ○ Articulate complex technical solutions to senior stakeholders.
    ○ Support the teams in removing or resolving any bottlenecks or blockers.
    ○ Deliver Management Reporting on progress and velocity for each project.
    ○ Ensuring the team have clear direction at all times.
    ○ Manage individual project priorities deadlines and deliverables.
  • Facilitate the team.
    ○ Developing, motivating and mentoring team members whilst aiding their career development.
    ○ Foster a culture of continuous improvement.
    ○ Help define and drive the recruitment and onboarding process.
    ○ Managing conflict resolution within the workplace.
  • Engineering Process and best practice.
    ○ Be the internal champion for the agile development process.
    ○ Ensure high quality software engineering best practices are being followed at all times.
    ○ Contributing to the company development standards working closely with the Architects and Development
    teams to ensure best in class development.

Essential Skills & Experience

  • Proven leadership experience for teams of 20+ software development engineers at a recognized leader in Consumer Internet or Digital Services.
  • Extensive real-world experience of leading cross functional agile software development teams.
  • Understanding and Experience of using both SCRUM and KANBAN agile frameworks.
  • Experience in deploying best practices for test automation and CI/CD pipelines.
  • Strong communication skills in both English and Arabic.
  • Experience implementing complex software solutions on a microservices architecture.
  • Experience with version control and branching strategies.
  • Ability to co-work with Technical Architects, QA, DevOps and Business teams.

Preferred Skills & Experience

  • Experience with Agile & Waterfall methodologies.
  • Experience with OTT Video delivery solutions.
  • Experience with Digital Advertising Technologies.
  • Strong understanding of cloud architecture and cloud-based software services.
Required Skills
  • Software Development
  • Agile Software Development
  • Microservices Architecture
Preferred Skills
  • Agile Methodologies
  • Waterfall Methodologies
  • Digital Advertising Technologies
  • Cloud Architecture
Job Details
  • Location Amman - Jordan
  • Industry Information & Communication Technologies
  • Job Type Full-Time
  • Degree Bachelor
  • Experience 12
  • Nationality Unspecified
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