Software Engineering Manager

Louvain-La-Neuve, Belgium

                We are a disruptive, leading and innovative SaaS company proposing software and services that are already starting to revolutionize the way that clinical trials are managed, and new drugs are brought to market. Established in 2012, we have taken the Pharmaceutical industry by storm and are looking for exceptional individuals to help us ride the wave of growth we are seeing. With CluePoints revenues set to increase by 100% year on year, it is imperative that your skills contribute to our ongoing success!

                Here at CluePoints, we do things differently. We understand that a fun environment can be highly motivating and productive. When smart people work on problems, and they enjoy coming to work each day, they accomplish great things together.

                CluePoints has its International headquarters located in Mont-Saint-Guibert, Belgium, and its US affiliate located in Wayne, Pennsylvania.

                What you will be doing

                • The Engineering Manager is first and foremost a team manager (10+).
                • You will have the respect of your teams because you are technical by training, because you know how to plan and deliver on time but also because you have that soft skill of understanding and caring about people. 
                • You are a great team builder, an excellent recruiter, a great communicator, and a great issue resolver. 
                • You set the direction for an engineering department are in charge of the entire organization.
                • You hire and manage a strong and unified technology team. Develop, motivate and keep talent. Manage Third party technology providers. 
                • You are responsible for establishing together with the Lead Application Architect and the Lead DevOps the technical strategy. Design, validate and implement a Tech Roadmap.
                • You are supporting the Chief Product Officer in managing the annual bottom-up budget for the engineering department. 
                • Responsible for setting and approving policies as well as establishing department guidelines. You ensure good communication and knowledge sharing across the entire engineering organization as well as outside your organization (product, R&D). 
                • You report to the Chief Product Officer.

                What You Need for this Position

                • Master’s degree (or equivalent) in Computer Science/Engineering.
                • Minimum 10 years of professional experience.
                • A strong background in OOP in at least one of the following language: Python, Java, C# or C++.
                • Experience interfacing with databases (SQL and/or NoSQL).
                • Experience in IT infrastructure (multi-processing, load balancing, queuing).
                • Experience in software networking (ZeroMQ, RabbitMQ, Websockets).
                • Good knowledge of development best practices (testing, design patterns, etc).
                • Have a genuine passion and curiosity towards tech, with a willingness to experiment, evaluate, and introduce other team members to new frameworks, technology, and workflows, and be willing to work on a huge array of differing technology solutions.
                • Have hands-on experience with Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment. systems, and an understanding of how to make Test Driven Infrastructure work in complex environments.
                • Experience working in an agile development environment.
                • Excellent written and oral communication skills. Ability to speak with stakeholders and communicate with different tech teams. Strong English speaking skills.
                • Experience in implementing SAAS/Cloud based solutions is a big plus.

                Top Reasons to Work with Us

                • A challenging and rewarding job in an ambitious startup
                • Work for a fast-growing, multi-disciplinary and international team
                • Competitive salary
                • Geek & Startup atmosphere
                • Want to work sometimes from home or work different hours? We can work something out!
                • Flat hierarchy
                • Fun and enjoyable working environment
                • We offer some perks: free drinks, cookies, fruits, etc…

                How to Apply

                Please apply to this position via our job portal: https://odoo.cluepoints.com/jobs/detail/software-engineering-manager-90 

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                The role will be permanently based at the our Belgium office. We will strictly only consider applications from candidates that are residents and/or hold valid work permit for the location they apply for.