We’re O3 World, an industry leader in building digital products and transformative, innovative experiences. We utilize design, strategy, marketing, and technology to deliver cohesive and remarkable experiences across the customer journey.
We’re looking to add a Director of Engineering to provide leadership and support for our growing engineering team. While working alongside our existing Engineering Director and Chief Technology Officer, you will be instrumental in project scoping and oversight, establishing and promoting development standards, championing process improvement, setting team and individual goals, and putting team members in a position to succeed.
For this role, it is important that once we are able to safely return to our office, that you would be on-site as needed in our Fishtown, Philadelphia location.
Right now we're leveraging technology to stay connected and we're interviewing all of our candidates virtually.
We’re looking forward to meeting you!
Who You Are:
A technology leader experienced in enterprise systems design.
A seasoned and empathetic people manager; you know what it takes to build and develop a high-performing team.
Curious and inquisitive; you ask thoughtful questions to inform decisions, and you’re interested in exploring and implementing new technologies.
Cooperative and diplomatic; you believe in leveraging the ideas of cross-functional teams to strategize and solve problems.
An effective communicator who can comfortably engage with clients, and serve as a brand ambassador in the community.
What You’ll Do:
Collaborate with existing Engineering leadership to align department goals with the broader goals and strategy of the company.
Provide broad-based technical leadership to assist project teams in making sound decisions regarding project staffing, architecture recommendations and appropriate technology choices.
Plan current and future engineering resourcing needs based on existing and new business opportunities.
Identify and develop future engineering leadership at all levels (project leads and management).
Determine standardization on Front-End and Back-End Coding Standards, QA Approach, and project documentation.
To be successful in this role, we need you to have:
Significant experience in web application development and web technologies, with experience on open-source systems.
Demonstrated experience leading hiring, workforce planning, and project resourcing efforts.
Demonstrated ability to design large, highly available, highly scalable systems.
Experience with front end frameworks (React, Angular), API design and development (REST, GraphQL), Content
Experience leading project teams, optimizing workstreams, streamlining release processes, and championing SDLC best practices in an Agile/Scrum environment.
Experience implementing DevOps and CI/CD and configuring a variety of hosting platforms.
Why work at O3?
You’ll be a part of an always-growing team. We support innovation, personal development, and mentorship.
We’ve worked hard to foster an environment of mutual respect, where you’ll be treated like a peer regardless of title or seniority.
You’ll find no drama here. We surround ourselves with good-natured, honest, hard-working people. That goes for our employees and our client partners.
We don’t do egos, so no one person can “be” O3. We are a team.
You’ll build partnerships, not just complete projects. We take the next 5% and go above and beyond for our clients, and each other.
O3 World specializes in digital product design and development, from conceptualization through implementation and support. O3 is an equal opportunity employer (EOE). We value diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.