KATALON VICE PRESIDENT OF ENGINEERING

  • Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Full-time

Company Description

About Katalon

At Katalon, we believe the fundamental factors that fuels the digital economy growth are software quality and delivery speed. We are helping more than 65,000 companies of all sizes and shapes transform and automate their software testing to deliver better software at a much faster pace. As a company, Katalon is built using a Product Led Growth (PLG) approach since being released into the market for free 4 years ago. Katalon has been recognized as the Gartner Peer Insights Customer Choice Award for Test Automation for 2019 and 2020.

Katalon’s vision is to become the most popular software quality platform worldwide by providing indispensable testing tools for software teams of all sizes. Katalon has already made significant investments in R&D and has a roadmap and plan to build out a comprehensive platform to achieve this vision.

Our goal in building Katalon is to create a global software company with its core team in Vietnam supported by key resources globally. Katalon is committed to each Katalian’s (the way we call ourselves) growth, learning, development and his/her entire employment experience. We relentlessly promote growth mindset, innovation, transparency and commitment because we know that our vision is only achieved when our team members succeed. We want you and your ideas to thrive at Katalon. Come join us.

Job Description

Katalon VP of Engineering Overview 

As the Vice President of Engineering, your mission is to manage a diverse development team on the quest of building the next-level software quality platform. We are looking for candidates with vast experience in program management to lead the collaboration across product teams which will include but not limited to resources planning, release management and collaboration with Product Management and Operation teams. 

As the leader of the engineering team, you will be responsible for resource hiring, members mentoring, and building the team culture. Your passion in technological domains will influence strategic technical directions for Katalon, inspire fellow executives and engineers in solving complex, critical problems for the software developers community worldwide.

Key Responsibilities

  • Leading the planning and implementation of Katalon’s product roadmaps, ensuring product vision, delivery quality, team efficiency, and KPI’s

  • Empower and expand our product-focus team of developers and testers into the next set of leading engineers

  • Monitor all performance tracking activities and implement products, efficient optimization plans where appropriate and required

  • Work closely with the CTO & CEO for release planning, resource management and technical directions for Katalon

  • Collaborate with others Executive and business functions to develop and execute company strategy 

  • Collaborate with Sales and Marketing as a technical spokesperson for customers, analysts, investors, and other outside parties

Qualifications

Key Requirements:

  • Extensive experience as software development program management is required 

  • Have an ability for inspiring and mentoring engineers and building great teams 

  • Strong organizational leadership skills, familiar with software development best practices, and change management.

  • Demonstrated ability to architect, design and lead development of software components through production releases

  • Strong knowledge of Agile and passion for process optimization

  • Have a proactive mindset, with proven ability to give solid energy into multiple priorities & projects at once

  • Be comfortable with a flexible schedule to work effectively with global teams

  • Excellent English communication skills

Additional Information

Perks You'll Enjoy

  • Working in one of the Best Places to Work in Vietnam
  • Building large-scale & latest technology software products
  • Working & Developing with Passionate & Talented Team
  • Attractive Salary and Benefits
  • Flexible working time
  • Premium health care insurance for you and your loved ones
  • Company trip in every summer, big annual year-end party every year, team building, etc.
  • Fitness & sports activities: football, tennis, table-tennis, badminton, yoga, swimming…
  • Joining community development activities: 1% Pledge, charity every quarter, blood donation, public seminars, career orientation talks,…
  • Free in-house entertainment facilities (foosball, ping pong, gym…), coffee (latte, cappuccino, espresso) and snack (instant noodles, cookies, candies…)

And much more, join us and let yourself explore other fantastic things!