JavaScript Job: Development Director

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Barcelona - Spain

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Based in Barcelona's 22@ district, since 2008 Suntransfers has grown from a startup into one of Europe's largest door to door airport transfer companies. We provide a standout choice of services and destinations ranging from VIP city transfers to low-cost taxis, operated from more than 750 airports and travel gateways worldwide.

In September 2022, Suntransfers became part of CMAC group, experts in ground transport and accommodation solutions, which will rapidly accelerate our growth and international expansion plans.

Are you a leader and passionate about technology? Would you be interested in driving engineering vision and architecture to take the product to a higher level? If you have vision initiative, and always look for the best solutions and feel motivated to thrive in a dynamic environment, we're currently looking for a Head of Development / Development Director and would love to hear from you.

Job Specifications:

Working with both the Group CTO and MD of Suntransfers you will be the responsible leader of Suntransfers technology strategy, driving the engineering vision and architecture, focusing on security and site integrity, data compliance, core architecture and testing.

Who you are:

  • +5 years of technology management experience in an eCommerce environment using agile methodologies, managing and mentoring teams of 5 10 people.
  • Excellent people management skills in attracting, retaining, and developing top tech talent and proven ability to successfully scale a growing team.
  • Excellent communication skills at all levels (you can explain technology topics to people with little technical background).
  • Background in Engineering, Technology, Software development and/or Product Management
  • Experience of cloud deployments e.g., AWS, Azure, GCP
  • Hands on experience in design and development of Enterprise applications
  • Experience with multiple software development processes and technologies including Javascript, NodeJS, PHP, MySQL, Docker
  • Experience in CMS development including data feeds from numerous 3rd party APIs
  • Experience developing product roadmaps in complex multi-product environments

More about what you will be doing:

  • Be a strong leader of the development team being responsible for coaching and mentoring the developers, identifying and improving weaknesses.
  • Be the owner of the architecture and technical road map: identify, prioritize, align with stakeholders, plan and execute.
  • Responsible for short and long-term projects, considering the appropriate use and efficiency of technology.
  • Be updated with the latest technologies, research about new software programmers and methodologies to improve our product on all platforms (web, API and mobile).
  • Be involved in every part of the development life cycle: initial analysis of business requirements, implementation, integration, testing, debugging and support
  • Work closely with business stakeholders to line up features for all products and deliver the company's strategic direction, development and future growth
  • Ensure collaboration and communication across the company and serve as primary point of contact for internal stakeholders when it comes to technologies and product efficiency.
  • Identify where the current platform can be componentised to services that can be used by many dependent systems
  • Embrace and communicate the company's culture, mission and strategy, to investors, staff, partners, clients and stakeholders.

What we offer;

Flexible working hours with a hybrid system of home working and office days.Competitive salary and benefits that include 25 days paid holiday, including the day off on your birthday. After the trial period we will provide private health insurance.

We offer a dynamic and challenging environment fun to work in. You'll have the chance to work within a young, multicultural, multilingual team in an environment where people respect and support each other and have a strong work ethic.

Tipo de puesto: Jornada completa

Salario: 82.000,00€-100.000,00€ al año


  • Flexibilidad horaria
  • Seguro médico privado
  • Teletrabajo opcional


  • De lunes a viernes
  • Flexibilidad horaria


  • Inglés (Obligatorio)

Ubicación del trabajo: Teletrabajo híbrido en 08005 Barcelona, Barcelona