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Head of Software Development

  • Location:

    Zürich (Kreis 3)

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Mark McManus

  • Contact email:

    mark.mcmanus@weareoliverjames.ch

  • Job ref:

    JOB-042021-140067_1621958616

  • Published:

    20 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-06-24

Head of Software Development | Zurich | English Speaking | 2 Days Remote

Role:

This is a great opportunity to work for one Switzerland's leading e-commerce platforms, the role is based in the centre of Zurich and a successful candidate must be able to commit to 3 days in office after lock down. It will be your role to ensure business & technical visions are communicated to other managers/team leads effectively and bridge the gap between CTO and hands on technical staff.

This role will not require you to do hands on development but more on the architectural planning, as well as road mapping and mentoring/coaching other senior developers. To be successful you must have a high level knowledge of JavaScript + a modern framework (Vue, React or Angular), Java or Python and ideally cloud based development.

If you enjoy solving complex technical and business tasks then this the role for you, having a flexible approach to problem solving will ensure that tasks are always completed to the highest standard and on time.

The main language used around the office is English so in order to carry out your responsibilities correctly, a successful candidate must have C1+ English skills.

Tech:

JavaScript + React or Angular or Vue

Java or Python

AWS or Azure

The need for this position is urgent and the company can interview in the coming weeks. Please only apply if you are already based in Switzerland and have the right to work in Switzerland. This role does not offer any fully remote options or visa sponsorship.

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