As the Director of Engineering, your responsibilities will include business roadmap strategy, architecture, planning, and end-to-end executions. You will have direct responsibility for technical design, development, quality, and should also be a hands-on engineering leader. The successful candidate will lead and grow multiple engineering teams and serve as a leader for Monotype’s Digital experience transformation journey. This is a role where you transition seamlessly between leadership roles & technical details, at times dropping into architecture and code to help the team meet its objectives while also keeping your technical skills sharp
What you will be doing:
Provide strategic vision and leadership to the engineering team, aligning technical efforts with the company's business objectives.
Manage and mentor a team of engineers, fostering a culture of collaboration, innovation, and excellence.
Oversee the end-to-end software development lifecycle, from requirements gathering to deployment and maintenance.
Collaborate with product management, design, and other cross-functional teams to define product roadmaps and project timelines.
Ensure that projects are delivered on time and meet the highest quality standards.
Stay up-to-date with industry trends, best practices, and emerging technologies to drive innovation and continuous improvement.
Lead the design and architecture of scalable, robust, and secure software systems to meet customer needs and business demands.
Implement and enforce software development methodologies, coding standards, and quality assurance processes.