Director, Software Engineering

Compusearch Software Systems, Inc. - Vienna, VA (30+ days ago)

Location: Tyson’s Corner, VA and Dulles, VA

Compusearch Overview Compusearch® provides enterprise software that advance commerce and collaboration among government agencies and government contractors. Compusearch’s offerings create the Industry Cloud for Government wherein government agencies and their supply chain partners share program management and acquisition documents and data.

Compusearch is seeking a Director of Software Engineering to lead, manage, mentor the talented software engineering team of a leading software as a service product. The Director must have the ability to attract and recruit the industry’s best talent, and simultaneously have the technical expertise to ensure that we are delivering a compelling, customer-oriented solution. Someone who has risen through the technical ranks and enjoys the craft of building software is important. Success in the role requires an innovative mind, good people management skills, a proven track record of delivering new software products, rigorous analytical skills, and a passion for creating market-leading software.

You will report to the VP of Product Operations and work with the management team to move our products and tech stack forward.
Lead a software engineering team in an agile environment leveraging current best engineering practices and corporate standards.
Responsible for the financial performance and meeting schedules of all development projects.
Must establish and maintain credibility with highly technical engineers with an ability to recruit top engineers.
Passion for full-stack development and technologies, including Java, PL-SQL and JavaScript frameworks.
Strong engineering and technology background – ability to design effective technology solutions, debate technical approaches, and guide the overall architecture and vision.
Must have an eye for new, useful technologies, while cognizant of appropriate level of risks.
Must be able to present our technical roadmaps and help sales activities when needed.
Experience with AWS and ability to manage and implement a DevOps stack is a plus.
Required Education and Experience

BS or MS in Computer Science, or related field
Minimum of 15 years of overall professional experience
Minimum of 10 years of hands-on development experience with Java/JEE and SQL (Oracle).
Minimum of 10 years of management experience leading teams.
Physical Requirements

Qualified candidates will need to be able to travel to multiple work facilties.