Job Description:

  • To manage and lead a product team comprised of design, quality assurance, business analyst handling various stacks in a project

  • To be accountable for timely delivery and the overall quality of the end product that meets the business objectives

  • Provide product and technical leadership to team members through coaching and mentoring

  • To provide concise progress reports to CTO regularly

  • Maintain high standards of software quality within the team by establishing best practices

  • To assist in the collection and documentation of user's requirements, development of user stories.

  • To manage work estimates, and work plans for each team member

  • Play active role in establishing product roadmaps, together with business analysts/product owners, and other stakeholders

  • Implement and enforce coding standards, unit testing strategies among team members

  • Deep dive into any technical issues faced by team members and work quickly to resolve any impediments.

  • Constantly monitor team progress and execute timely corrective actions where necessary

Skills & Qualification:

  • Minimum 10 years of experience in a similar role.

  • Must have experience managing or leading a product team

  • Must have knowledge of ad technology, workflow systems, transactional systems, business requirement, software development life cycle, integration and the ecosystem involved, standards, APIs protocols

  • Must have strong knowledge in both RDBMS and NoSQL database platforms. Hands-on experience with MySQL, PostgreSQL, BigQuery is an advantage.

  • Have minimum 8 years hands-on programming experience, preferably in any of the following languages - Java (on Apache Tomcat), Python, NodeJS, PHP.

  • Must have experience managing external vendors

  • Must demonstrate leadership skills and strong product knowledge

  • Those with experience with Scrum or any other agile methodologies is preferred

  • Must have worked in developing scalable, enterprise grade software solutions, catering millions of users

  • Experience with AWS / GCP and its suite of PAAS solutions is a big plus point.

  • Analytical and able to confidently make informed decisions when necessary

  • Self motivated and able to work independently

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Must be highly proficient in English (written and spoken)