The Hertz Corporation Software Engineering Director in Bannockburn, Illinois
Director, Mobile Engineering
At Hertz, our software teams focus on innovation by empowering small teams to deliver software quickly. We believe the phrase “I don’t know” always provides an enviable opportunity to learn something new. We actively seek the next generation of problem solvers who hunger for learning and are committed to delivering high-quality, innovative applications.
You are an experienced leader in mobile software development and delivery. You enjoy mentoring engineers and diving into technical details. You’re agile, retrospective, and believe that failure is often as interesting as success. You believe that empathy is the key to collaboration. You have a passion for delivering mobile and IoT applications and are unafraid to pair with an engineer. You are able to set the technical direction for mobile development teams and are a champion of agile practices.
This role is responsible for the technical roadmap of our Digital mobile projects
Ensuring that the principals and the goals of the software engineering lab are being maintained in the mobile product teams, including TDD, continuous UX feedback, time-to-market objectives, and paired development
Removing technical obstacles from the product teams
Mature the mobile DevOps practice for mobile
Deliver support for the mobile teams
Increase the customer satisfaction (star) rating of our in-store applications
Provide and enforce best-practices and coding standards for the mobile teams
Required Educational Background:
- BS/BA in computer science or equivalent work experience
10+ years of iOS and Android development using Swift, Objective-C, and Java
Experience leading small teams of developers
Strong familiarity with mobile architecture patterns and best practices
Experience with Xamarin, Cordova, and React-Native a plus
Experience working directly with clients, leading projects, and mentoring engineers
Highly developed communication and people skills
Exposure to Test Driven Development (TDD) and paired programming
Hertz is a Drug-Free Workplace. All employment is contingent on successful completion of drug and background screening.
Hertz is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer and administers all personnel practices without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status or domestic partnership status, disability, protected veteran status or military status, genetic information, or any other category protected under applicable law. Hertz is committed to taking affirmative steps to promote the employment and advancement of minorities, women, persons with disabilities and protected veterans.
Job ID 181952
# Positions 1
Category Information Technology
Division WHQ - Estero - Only
Position Type Regular Full Time