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VP of Engineering (Mobile / Software)

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : BBBH144694
  • Location: Singapore
  • Sector: Mobile & Application, R and D
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 26/03/2019
This vacancy has now expired.

An opportunity of considerable weight and depth exists as a Technology Leader to strategise, drive and shape the company's Technology, Software Engineering, Data and Advisory hubs.


  • Lead the backend and mobile engineers' teams. This requires strong technical expertise in addition to good leadership skills: be able to motivate, mentor and retain the engineers.
  • Constantly ship and iterate mobile applications and their backends while maintaining high reliability with focus on great user experience.
  • Work closely with the HODs, COO, CTO and CEO and strive to influence the product and technology strategy.
  • Convert high level product and customer requirements to high quality, reusable and scalable code in fast-paced environment.
  • Identify talented engineering candidates and participate in the recruitment process.
  • Co-ordinating the development and execution of the organisation's overarching technology and data strategy
  • Developing strategies and initiatives that underpin medium to long-term tactical outcomes

The Ideal Candidate:

The successful candidate will be highly self-aware and be accustomed to becoming a highly valued member of the leadership team across the business.

  • Knowledge of cloud infrastructure like AWS, micro services architecture, iOS & Android mobile development.
  • Demonstrate a solid understanding of Java - Play framework is a plus.
  • Proven experience of developing Mobile backends.
  • Have a track record of leading productive engineering teams.
  • Lead by example, by setting the right context, and guiding the Team members in achieving their best performance.
  • Thrive on a high level of autonomy and responsibility.
  • Experience in mentoring & managing engineering teams and developing productive engineering processes and culture.
  • Experienced in Agile/Scrum methodology.
  • Experience in CI/CD tool (e.g. jenkins) is a bonus

For more information about this role please contact our Singapore office Spencer Ogden Energy Pte Ltd Agency License Number: 13C6321