Delivery Lead

New York City /
Engineering /
Full-time
Axoni is a capital markets focused distributed ledger technology firm.  Our innovative and unique distributed ledger technology has proven itself successful across multiple asset classes and use cases at the world’s most advanced financial institutions. 

Our diverse team of capital markets, cryptographic research, and technology development skills focuses every day on our goal of building products that will change and improve how our clients and the markets will interact.  We are building the next generation of capital markets technology and seeking talented, motivated professionals that want to be part of this once-in-a-career opportunity to not only see, but also drive the incredible changes coming to global capital markets. 

Our Platform Delivery Lead is responsible for ensuring an effective and timely delivery of software. These responsibilities range from creating an environment where engineers are happy and effective, participating in design sessions, and refining development workflows. Candidates should be highly technical, have strong management experience, and have led teams to deliver large scale software with agility.

Responsibilities

    • Serves as the Single Point of Accountability (SPA) for the delivery of all Axoni platform components
    • Works with the engineering teams to provide oversight and management of engineering activities to design, develop, forecast, and improve processes
    • Ensures on-time, quality delivery 
    • Works with Product Management teams to align priorities and deliverables
    • Provides resource management and communication across multiple product and engagement teams
    • Provides issue and dependency management, and helps arbitrate conflicting priorities, across multiple product and engagement teams
    • Represents the Engineering team in cross-team discussions and client meetings
    • Identifies and mentors new potential leaders
    • Has ability to lead or oversee multiple large scale development efforts

Requirements

    • Minimum of 6-8 years of engineering and engineering management experience, preferably with platform, distributed systems, or infrastructure
    • Track record of delivering, deploying and integrating systems to production
    • Track record of leading high performing teams that deliver scalable products in a technology company or startup
    • Experience managing and delivering complex platforms, with demonstrated ability to manage multiple delivery tracks with conflicting priorities
    • Experience facilitating scrum teams, agile processes, continuous integration and delivery
    • Solid understanding of git workflows and release management
    • Well versed in either Scala, Java, Go, or a comparable compiled programming language
    • Familiarity with deployment and orchestration tools such as docker, kubernetes, etc
    • Experience with AWS or other cloud infrastructure
    • Strong communication and collaboration skills
    • Knowledge of Ethereum and Bitcoin blockchains a plus
    • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Engineering, preferably in a software engineering discipline