Senior Director of Engineering

Full time Chris Harrison in Engineering
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  • Apply Before : 8 May 2020
  • Salary: Negotiable
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  • Experience 8 Years +

Job Description

Are you a senior technical leader with a track record of building Engineering and R&D teams? Can you design and deliver engineering strategy to support the wider commercial objectives of a Fortune 500 company?

One of the world’s most successful global brands is expanding their AI efforts with significant growth planned for this year. They are now looking to recruit a Senior Director of Engineering to define, oversee and deliver the engineering goals and strategy for a newly created AI division.

You’ll be responsible for building and managing a team of 60 – 70 people, comprised of Directors, Senior Managers and individual contributors from diverse technical backgrounds.


Other responsibilities will include:

  • Planning large scale projects including software and hardware with direct reports.
  • Guiding senior leaders and engineering teams to deliver projects on-time to best in class standards.
  • Working with the VP and HR to identify evolving hiring priorities and requirements.


You’ll have…

  • More than 8 years’ technical management experience
  • Experience managing the deployment of large scale systems
  • Strong ability to build and maintain relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Strong communication and project management skills
  • Ability to identify and lead organizational changes



  • Experience of managing teams of 50+
  • High emotional intelligence


This is a unique opportunity to join one of the newest AI labs in the world. Sound like it could be fun?


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