— Proven experience in overseeing the direction, development, and implementation of Saas software products
— Direct, hands-on DevOps, CI/CD, and AWS serverless platform experience
— Strong knowledge of system and software quality assurance best practices
— Technically fluent in multiple programming languages, Python 3 and Typescript/Angular an advantage
— Good project management and Agile software development skills
— Cutting edge office in the center of Ukraine first innovation park — Unit.City
— Access to all events in Unit City and our partner’s network
— Medical, Vision, Dental coverage and life insurance
— Monthly commute allowance or free parking space
— Best-in-class IT equipment mirroring our client set-up
— Monthly education allowance for courses, trainings, books, events
— Gym or swimming pool membership, after work activities & hobbies
— Daily lunches in the office
As a Head of Engineering you will report to the CTO and collaborate with peers and Product leadership to plan, coordinate, and supervise all activities related to the design, development, testing, and implementation of Smartxpo’s Saas platform, products, features and supporting services. You will also be responsible for maintaining, supporting, upgrading existing platform features, recruitment, development, and management of software engineering talent.
— Lead evaluation of Features, Epics and User Stories to provide system design governance and estimates
— Ensure that platform and features architecture and designs follow rigorous compliance and security protocols to protect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of all data
— Review and analyse existing platform designs and engineering process effectiveness and efficiency, and develop strategies for improvement
— Manage the development and deployment of new and/or enhanced product Features, Epics, and User Stories
— Ensure that any new, enhanced platform and product features meet functional, compliance, quality, security and design requirements.
— Collaborate with product owners in the quality and acceptance testing of new and/or enhanced product features
— Promote a collaborative and agile culture and provide management, development and direction for the team
— Identify and remediate platform and product defects
— Provide technical leadership to product owners and engineers working on Agile teams
— Work with peers and product leadership for product and data processing support
— Development, communicate and enforce engineering best practices
SmartXpo is a software business bringing predictive analytics and machine learning to the worldwide exhibitions industry. It provides cloud-based tools to boost event performance and profitability.
SmartXpo is building a groundbreaking new module that optimizes the price that events charge. Already working with some of the largest event organizers in the world from the UK, USA, UAE and so on. Based in central London and Kyiv, but with a global customer base.
Conceived and designed by Plural Strategy Group, a global specialist in the events and data industries, SmartXpo leverages deep sector knowledge, analytical excellence, and tech expertise to support evidence-based decision making for event organizers.