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Engineering Director
Posted on 3/16/2023
British Columbia, Canada • Vancouver, BC, Canada
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Android Development
Software Testing
  • 12+ years of experience in a software engineering capacity
  • 3+ years of engineering leadership experience - including leading teams and developing individuals in their career
  • You're comfortable having difficult conversations and always have your clients' and teammates' best interests in mind
  • Experience presenting complex ideas to clients and team members in a compelling and energetic way
  • You're an empathetic leader that can help find solutions if problems arise with a client
  • Have a deep understanding of software engineering and established best practices
  • Experience conducting 1:1s with individuals and have leadership experience
  • A desire to contribute sound recommendations and influence product decisions
  • Experience working with clients and project teams to produce something awesome
  • You're excited to work with a diverse team made up of various backgrounds and skill sets
  • Experience leading the delivery of large and complex software projects from beginning to end in a team-based environment
  • Self-aware of your limitations, yet curious to learn and grow
  • A strong communicator and can navigate ambiguity
  • Continuously identify obstacles and improve the process of how we build software
  • You'll help your team understand changing priorities and carry out new goals
  • Communicate and collaborate with a multi-disciplinary team including client and stakeholders with differing goals and backgrounds
  • Embody a growth mindset and apply it in your leadership style
  • Mentor others to help grow their technical and interpersonal skills
  • Research new tools and technologies to help innovate your projects and teams
Desired Qualifications
  • Proficient with one or more of our core technologies (iOS, Android, Web Apps, API Engineering, Software Testing)
  • You've worked in a client services environment (e.g. digital agency)
  • Experience conducting interviews and hiring for your team
  • Coaching or mentorship experience
  • You've worked in an agile environment
  • You have a GitHub account to share and while you're there, check us out!

201-500 employees

Mobile innovation agency
Company Overview
WillowTree wants to create beautiful digital products engineered to drive growth for the world's leading brands.
Company Core Values
  • Craft - We aim for excellence, and our love for what we do compels us to reach a higher standard. You can be proud of the work you do here.
  • Ownership - We have a strong sense of individual responsibility. Every initiative has an owner, from major product strategy to curating which kombucha is on tap.
  • Open communication - We respect one another enough to give and receive honest feedback. We champion the best ideas, no matter where they originate.
  • Inclusion - We treat each other with consideration and respect, and we celebrate our differences with tolerance and inclusion. You know, the way we want to be treated.
  • Sustainable flow - The state of mind when time flies and energy is focused. We make time for it every day so we can create innovative solutions that people love.
  • Realistic optimism - We acknowledge and understand the reality of the challenges we face, and we always find a way forward.
  • Partnership - Working side by side, we build meaningful connections with each other and our clients.