Ref: 110722_HOD_LRW

Head of Development - Oslo


  • Negotiable
  • Manager Role
  • Skills: Manager, Head of Development, Python, Software Engineer, Cloud, AWS, Developer
  • Level: Senior

Job description

Head of Development - Oslo


We are searching for a Head of Development to lead a growing software engineering team in Oslo!

As part of an established product company creating SaaS to facilitate the move towards renewable energy, you will be leading a team at the cutting-edge of innovation and technology

By enabling a smooth and efficient transition towards renewables, you will help to create a more sustainable future for the environment and for businesses

You will bring together a team of talented developers and domain experts to deliver industry-leading solutions through modern technology

Your day-to-day can involve:
  • Contributing to strategic decisions within the department and across the business
  • Facilitating the development process ensuring best practice is adhered to
  • Upholding excellent communication channels between engineers, internal stakeholders, and customers
  • Contribute towards design and architectural discussions
  • For those who want to continue with some hands-on development, there are opportunities for this, but it is not a requirement to code in this role

What we are searching for:

The ideal candidate will have a background in software development/engineering, and experience working with products from conception to delivery

Some of the skills and experiences we look for include:
  • Experience as a software developer/engineer
  • Proficiency in one or more of the following languages: Python, Java, C#
  • Previous experience as a tech/team lead
  • Ability to communicate comfortably with technical and non-technical stakeholders
  • Previous experience within a software product house, or the energy industry is beneficial

What's in it for you?

The flexibility to help define your own role in the team and wider company depending on your expertise and interests

The opportunity to be part of the "green shift" of the energy industry and contribute towards a more sustainable future

The chance to lead and grow a team of talented developers in Oslo, with colleagues around Europe

A compensation package based on experience, including enhanced pension, insurances, and state-of-the-art equipment and tools

Flexible working arrangements with a hybrid approach and flexitime, and an additional weeks vacation to enjoy time away from your desk

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