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Director, Technology

Remote

11 January, 2021

Salary

C$125K - 140K

Contract type

Full time
Remote working

Technologies & frameworks

  • Distributed Systems
  • engineering manager
  • Communication
  • Clojure
  • Functional Programming

Benefits & perks

  • Remote working
  • Flexible working
  • Health insurance
  • Paid sick days
  • Generous pto
Shape the future of technology at Synqrinus

Role overview

Synqrinus is hiring a full-time Director, Technology to lead the software department for 2021. The role is tasked with making executive technology decisions on behalf of the company, including managing a technology budget and making investments to align the company with their vision for its technological needs. You should be a strategic thinker, an effective communicator and an expert in technological development. The role is hands-on and you will be expected to be a proficient software engineer.

You will work directly under the founder and Chief Innovation Officer and will act as both a technology and business expert, making decisions that will impact the current and future operations of the company. Technology is at the core of what differentiates Synqrinus, and this leadership role is pivotal for the company.

This is a fully remote position during COVID and option for remote after COVID.

A few of the best perks:

  • Working with a team of really talented and passionate people who care about helping each other do their best work
  • Our work environment is dynamic, flexible and suited to strong problem solvers who like a challenge they can see all the way through to the end user
  • An opportunity to gain exposure to all aspects of the business and contribute in a meaningful way

Role: Director, Technology

Core Responsibilities:

  1. Leads engineering team in a hands-on capacity
  2. Manages engineering team utilizing their competencies
  3. Perform annual performance reviews and career development plans
  4. Sets vision for internal systems and processes and how they will be used in the company
  5. Leads design and architecture for new features and systems
  6. Shares knowledge and acts like a leader within the software team and broader company
  7. Creates timelines for the development and deployment of all technological services
  8. Maintains a user-focused outlook and aiding in the delivering of software projects to market / the
  9. team
  10. Manages technology budgets and time frames
  11. Staying on top of technology trends and developments

Relevant Characteristics / Skills:

  • 5+ years experience working as a software engineer
  • 2+ years experience in a management role
  • 3+ years experience working on mid or larger scale distributed systems
  • 3+ years experience with modern web development techniques and best practices
  • Experience or strong interest in working with a functional language. Knowing Clojure will be a
  • preferred bonus
  • Ability to delegate effectively and efficiently
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills
  • Extensive technological knowledge with an eye for the future

Other additional perks:

  • 20 vacation days / PTO annually
  • Flexible work hours
  • Fully remote/Option for remote
  • Health Spending Account
  • Gym subsidies
  • Home office subsidies
  • Education subsidies

Compensation:

  • CAD 125,000 to 140,000 per annum (depending on experience) + annual bonus of up to 15% based on personal performance and overall company’s performance

About Synqrinus:

Synqrinus is a thriving marketing research agency located in Toronto’s Leslieville neighbourhood. We represent a new breed of marketing research that leverages new thinking and technology to deliver in-depth strategic insights to industry leading clients across several categories. We are driven to help our clients succeed by giving them smart, high quality, actionable insights.

If you think your skills closely match what we are looking for, and that you can fit in with a team of smart and friendly people in a fast-paced environment please contact us.

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Smart Answers for Today's Research Questions We're a new breed of research agency, combining consumer-driven technology and decades of expertise to provide fast and low-cost actionable answers to key marketing questions. Our proprietary suite of online quali/quant tools allows us to launch studies within hours and deliver in-depth actionable insights in days, without compromising quality.

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Engineers who find a new job through Functional Works average a 15% increase in salary.

Salary

C$125K - 140K

Contract type

Full time
Remote working

Technologies & frameworks

  • Distributed Systems
  • engineering manager
  • Communication
  • Clojure
  • Functional Programming

Benefits & perks

  • Remote working
  • Flexible working
  • Health insurance
  • Paid sick days
  • Generous pto

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