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Director of Software Engineering

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Jun 03, 2019

Los Angeles, CA

Permanent

Agent: Gloriane Y.

Job #: 148329

Salary: DOE

Job Description

A fun and exciting consumer electronics/toy company is looking to bring on a Director of Software Engineering to its team. The ideal candidate is very familiar with the following programming languages: HTML, CSS, Java, C#, Swift/Objective C, Android Development, Unity Development, C++

RESPONSIBILITIES:  

- Own all aspects of software engineering and work directly with product management lead and other stakeholders to define the product team’s roadmap. 
- Define, architect and develop high quality software solutions for existing and new product lineups from back end to front end. 
- Build and lead a high performing team of software engineers and collaborate with cross functional teams (Marketing, Product, Overseas Development Team) in product development projects. 
- Play a key role in product development and feature definition in collaboration with overseas Engineering teams. 
- Design and implement new features and frameworks for educational, entertainment, and service robots. 
- Analyze a feature in production using analytics and experiments/testing. 
- Lead Swift Playgrounds projects for new robots' features and maintenance for existing ones. 
- Collaborate in augmented reality game design and creation with product and creative teams. 
- Lead Amazon Voice Services enabled robot projects in communication with overseas Engineering teams. 
- Design protocols and API’s between system components including server/client interactions and API’s. 

MUST-HAVES:

- 10+ years of experience developing and designing complex, interactive consumer applications 
- 5+ years of experience managing software development teams 
- Programming languages: HTML, CSS, Java, C#, Swift/Objective C, Android Development, Unity Development, C++
- Knowledge of Swift Playgrounds (nice to have: Augmented Reality, Shopify, Alexa Voice Services) 

- Mandarin speaker is highly preferred

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