Director Software Engineering

Purpose & Overall Relevance for the Organization:


We are currently looking for an experienced Director Software Engineering to join our adidas Tech HUB in Bogota. As a member and lead of our team of 8 people you will use your experience to improve and extend capabilities of our E-commerce solution serving millions of consumers.


As part of the team you will be responsible for:


  • Implementing technical enablement platforms and tools for the product domain.
  • Interacting with headquarters Technical Enablement team to understand, configure and deploy tools in the domain.
  • Ensuring that the teams follow DevOps standards and methods.
  • Enhancing capabilities in his team to ensure people extend their profiles to cover neighbor competencies, e.g. Development and QA.
  • Fostering team exchange to ensure use of DevOps best practices across teams.
  • Providing advice and guidance to database designers and others using the data structures and associated components.
  • Driving change towards an agile organization and DevOps culture.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:


  • Minimum 8 years of experience in core development role and leading a team.
  • Good understanding of Agile development methodology.
  • Enterprise way of thinking.
  • Full stack development experience using one or more of below technologies (React/Redux, Node.js, ElasticSearch, Apache Kafka, Graphql/MongoDb, Logstash, Kibana).
  • Up to date with technology trends in application development.
  • Ability to think strategically end-to-end from technical perspective.
  • Strong communication and team building skills.
  • Create and Lead a team of software engineers.
  • Passionate about technology.
  • Eager to learn.



Education Required:

  • University degree in computer science or related studies.
  • English, Professional working proficiency.
  • Plus 5 - 8 years of IT experience as an Architecture and Team Lead.                                                          





adidas celebrates diversity, supports inclusiveness and encourages individual expression in our workplace. We do not tolerate the harassment or discrimination toward any of our applicants or employees. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Title:  Director Software Engineering

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Bogota
TEAM:  Engineering
Country/Region:  CO
Contract Type:  Full time
Number:  204983