Director – Software Engineering
Vancouver, Canada

GroundTruth is the leading global technology platform driving in-store visits and sales by leveraging location as the primary source of intent. We believe in the power of place. Build your brand, increase sales and grow your business by building off what real people are doing in the real world, mapped using our proprietary Blueprints technology. Through its data foundation, GroundTruth sees 2 out of 3 smartphone users in the U.S. and more than 30 billion physical visits annually across 21 countries globally. Learn more:

You will:

  • Effectively manage projects for the team to ensure timely delivery, including spec review, task breakdown and assignment, delivery estimation, issue triage, and backlog grooming
  • Retain a hands-on approach with an in-depth working knowledge of the code and the technologies involved; should be able to pinch-hit where necessary and deliver software solutions individually
  • Work closely with product, design, and QA to ensure engineering can deliver timely solutions that meet the business needs with a high degree of quality
  • Coordinate with other team leads on cross-team projects to ensure that both your and other teams are unblocked
  • Advocate for, evangelize, and implement engineering best practices on your team, and across the organization as a whole
  • Be an experienced and mentoring manager who can grow an organization and ensure it performs

You have:

  • Bachelor’s in computer science or related field, or equivalent experience
  • 8-10 years of industry experience, managing team and team leads.
  • Knowledge and advocacy of software engineering best practices
  • Experience with Agile methodologies
  • Experience working with product management
  • Experience with large consumer-facing applications
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated coaching and mentoring skills
  • Ability to work in a dynamic, fast moving and growing environment
  • Ability to attract and hire great talent

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.