Director of Software Engineering

Director of Software Engineering

Leadership Id: 15726 - Permanent

IT/IQ Tech Recruiters is seeking a Director of Software Engineering to join our client in Calgary, AB.


Why work with our client?

  • Competitive rates
  • Centrally located
  • Transit accessible



  • Grow innovative, ground-breaking products and business that address real customer frictions.
  • Design and architect innovative, modern architectures
  • Build, support, and mentor effective teams
  • Write code alongside your development team.
  • Champion a focus on software qualities such as testability, security, scalability, operability
  • Champion good agile practices that provide a foundation for iterative product development
  • Build strong relationships with product manager and leadership team.
  • Enjoy working in a diverse, dynamic, collaborative, transparent, environment where new ideas and opinions are valued.


Top Skills Required

  • Hands-on development and delivery experience with a broad mix of languages and technologies (JavaScript, React, Angular, Vue)
  • Real passion for solving customer frictions through simple and effective software.
  • Experience with architectural design whilst leading and inspiring software development teams
  • Strong people skills that contribute to an open and collaborative environment
  • Experience working with Agile, Lean and Continuous Delivery approaches, such as Continuous Integration, TDD, Infrastructure as Code etc.
  • Experience in communicating technical vision to a variety of team members.
  • Experience building cloud native software architectures.
  • An ability to embrace and reduce uncertainty through continual validated learning.
  • Must be legally eligible to work in Canada


Why work with us?

  • Build a long-term relationship with an experienced recruitment expert
  • Access to the ‘hidden’ job market – opportunities across Canada that aren’t posted on job boards
  • Get a high-level understanding of market dynamics affecting your industry
  • Gain insight into the culture of the company you’re applying for before submitting your profile


About Us

IT/IQ Tech Recruiters provides contract and permanent IT recruitment services to employers across Canada. We have a specialized approach to recruiting, segmenting our recruitment teams into specialty practice areas focusing on Development, PMO, Infrastructure and BI/CRM/ERP skill sets.

This approach enables our recruiters to become specialists; they know the market and work hard to understand each candidates’ capabilities, goals, career ambitions and quickly present them with the best possible opportunities.  We are committed to helping candidates develop their careers and to helping our clients grow their business and complete important projects successfully.


We create opportunities for IT Professionals to empower business.