Director Software Engineering

Bogota | Colombia | Engineering

Purpose & Overall Relevance for the Organization:

We are currently looking for an experienced Director Software Engineering to join our adidas Tech HUB in Bogota. As a member and lead of our team of 8 people you will use your experience to improve and extend capabilities of our E-commerce solution serving millions of consumers.

As part of the team you will be responsible for:

  • Implementing technical enablement platforms and tools for the product domain.
  • Interacting with headquarters Technical Enablement team to understand, configure and deploy tools in the domain.
  • Ensuring that the teams follow DevOps standards and methods.
  • Enhancing capabilities in his team to ensure people extend their profiles to cover neighbor competencies, e.g. Development and QA.
  • Fostering team exchange to ensure use of DevOps best practices across teams.
  • Providing advice and guidance to database designers and others using the data structures and associated components.
  • Driving change towards an agile organization and DevOps culture.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Minimum 8 years of experience in core development role and leading a team.
  • Good understanding of Agile development methodology.
  • Enterprise way of thinking.
  • Full stack development experience using one or more of below technologies (React/Redux, Node.js, ElasticSearch, Apache Kafka, Graphql/MongoDb, Logstash, Kibana).
  • Up to date with technology trends in application development.
  • Ability to think strategically end-to-end from technical perspective.
  • Strong communication and team building skills.
  • Create and Lead a team of software engineers.
  • Passionate about technology.
  • Eager to learn.

Education Required:

  • University degree in computer science or related studies.
  • English, Professional working proficiency.
  • Plus 5 - 8 years of IT experience as an Architecture and Team Lead.                                                          


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adidas celebrates diversity, supports inclusiveness and encourages individual expression in our workplace. We do not tolerate the harassment or discrimination toward any of our applicants or employees. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At adidas, every day is a chance to flip the script. An invitation to take everything we know and re-invent it. Do it better. Never settling for good enough. Every day we get up, invent, adapt, improvise, find new ways to collaborate, and do the unexpected. We’re creators, makers and doers. Helping athletes make a difference, not just in their games, but in their lives and in their world. It’s an obsession.

We’ve been doing this for more than 65 years. With an unmatched history and tradition of creating iconic products, consumer connections and experiences, we’ve been defining sport culture since the beginning. And we’re never done. Come be a part of shaping the future together with us.

The Facts

Jobtitle Director Software Engineering
Team Engineering
Brand adidas
City Bogota
Location Colombia
Number 204983
Position Type Full time
Date Nov-20, 2019
Relocation no

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