Here at Datacom, we connect people and technology to help solve challenges, create opportunities, and discover new possibilities for our clients and the communities we live in.
The Digital Engineering team are a progressive group of diverse and creative individuals with a deep love for creating innovative solutions.
We design and build solutions that are leading edge and at the forefront of the technology curve and we get to do some of the most interesting, complex and challenging new software builds that this country has to offer.
our team exists and operates with a large amount of autonomy within the wider Datacom business, giving us the best of both worlds, scale and support as well flexibility and the remit to carve a new path for ourselves.
We’re on the lookout for passionate, talented, smart and dedicated leaders to continue our growth and success. A close knit and fun team embedded within our rapidly growing Application Services division, and part of the wider Datacom ecosystem.
The Nitty Gritty
We have over 7,00 people across our global offices, and generate an annual revenue of over $1.2 billion, this makes us one of Australasia’s largest professional IT services companies.
We have extensive expertise in in consulting and leading business change, particularly based on IT platforms. In addition, we provide the IT platforms and services that drive organisations, including operating data centres, service desks, business applications, , software engineering and application management, as well as payroll and customer service design and operations.
With this comes a long list of significant clients. Datacom is committed to hiring, developing and promoting the best talent from a diverse range of backgrounds.
We are local at heart, yet world-class in capability.
About the Role
You will lead a Software Development Team, within the Digital Engineering Team in Christchurch.
As the Team Lead, you will take ownership of all solutions and activities in your client base with a three-tier approach to daily activities, focus on staff, focus on customer, focus on delivery.
Great variety day to day and a chance to grow and develop your career with us. This is a people and hands-on leadership position.
Some of the key focus areas for the Team Lead include :
You’ll be leading from behind and managing our team of highly skilled Developers, while delivering projects and advising on best development practices and analysis.
This is a varied but challenging role to test your line management, coaching, leadership skills as well as to show off your experience in development, analysis, industry knowledge, product ownership and agile practices.
Not only are you comfortable leading a team at all stages in their technical career, you will be working closely with your peers often as a conduit between your team and the Practice Leads as well as winning the confidence of a wide range of clients and potential clients.
You’ll have experience leading technical teams and in agile delivery. As the industry embraces the move to Shift Left , your experience with different engagements from Product Design, Business Cases, Business Strategy, Data Analysis and Greenfields development planning will stand you in good stead and allow you to add value throughout the life cycle.
You may also have experience with presales and shaping projects. You enjoy being hands on where you can to support your consulting activities.
What you will bring :
This is a fantastic chance to become part of the Datacom family. Located in the South Island, this is a great chance to combine your love for the outdoors and all things Christchurch and South Island has to offer, with a fantastic career opportunity.
If it sounds like you, please apply today!