Head of Technical Delivery

  • Term: Permanent
  • Location: Singapore
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job Reference: 6042


  • Build, maintain, and evolve core software products
  • Build and operate scalable, fault tolerant, distributed systems
  • Research and implement innovative solutions which can increase the value of the company’s products
  • Run technical architecture and implementation session with internal teams as well as external clients when necessary
  • Lead technical implementations of client engagements
  • Gather requirements for client engagements and provide technical improvements
  • Contribute to and be responsible for implementations of client projects
  • Provide resource & time estimates for client solutions
  • Ensure that the Software Definition of Done is adhered to when delivering User Stories
  • Participate in Scrum or related Agile process and ensure the rules are adhered to
  • Facilitate and co-ordinate Agile ceremonies and ensure team adherence to these standards
  • Compile and write documentation related to product development and client projects
  • Recommend and advise development team on coding standards, best practices, and quality
  • Provide guidance and mentoring to other teammates
  • Provide input on new tools, processes, technologies
  • Contribute to building and improving the technical knowledge of the team
  • Hiring and role definition of additional team members when necessary
  • Ensure in sprint team commitment is delivered through coaching and continuous improvement
  • Collaborate with Product Owners on product features and technical details


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or similar
  • At least 12 years of strong multidisciplinary engineering with a track record of successful deliveries
  • At least 4 years of experience leading high-performing engineers and teams
  • Strong system and product experience in designing reliable, efficient, and scalable software systems
  • Deep knowledge of and experience Kubernetes, Containers, CNCF Projects and Micro-service architecture
  • Exceptional communication skills, with the ability to influence & lead at a company level
  • Very strong critical thinking and analysis skills, with the ability to manage multiple projects and priorities while maintaining focus on long-term company goals
  • Expert level understanding of engineering development processes and working environments including Scrum, XP, Kanban, Lean etc
  • Certified on at least one major cloud platform (AWS, Azure, GCP), with hands-on experience
  • Hands-on experience with full stack development

Personal Attributes:

  • Excellent interpersonal, analytical, communication and written and verbal English language skills
  • Ability to interact positively, clearly, and professionally with peers
  • Flexible, open-minded, self-motivated, quick learner, initiative, reliable and a team player
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize activities calmly under pressure
  • Demonstrated ability to hire, mentor, and retain top talent
  • Highly analytical and passionate about technology
  • Responsible and independent, hands-on problem solver

Please send your CVs to: Shuyan.Huang@cogsagency.com

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