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Director of Engineering - Fintech - NYC

Job Title: Director of Engineering - Fintech - NYC
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: New York, USA
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: BBBH20339_1550508717
Contact Name: Michellie McDonald O'Brien
Contact Email: michellie.mcdonald-obrien@twentyrecruitment.com
Job Published: February 18, 2019 16:51

Job Description

A blockchain firm based in Bryant Park is looking to hire a Director of Engineering. They are growing out the most scalable, versatile blockchain platform that is currently being used by large enterprises in health, finance, and technology. This role is ideal for someone that comes from a Financial Services background, looking to transition into working in a fast-paced environment with cutting-edge technology.

Qualifications

  • BS in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field; MS preferred
  • 8+ years of experience, with 3+ years of experience leading Engineering teams
  • Hands on experience as a software engineer prior to transitioning into management
  • Strong understanding of financial services; passion for blockchain, though prior experience is required

Responsibilities

  • Lead technical decisions with enough credibility to influence and lead software engineers
  • 50% of your time will be spent producing code
  • Hire, interview, and retain potential team members
  • Collaborate with senior stakeholders and help drive the vision of the main platform

Work Perks

  • Excellent benefits (health, 401k match, commuter, etc)
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • Opportunity to work in a tech-focused environment
  • Catered lunches

For more information, pelase apply below or feel free to contact Michellie McDonald-O'Brien at +1 646 766 1203.