Xero is a beautiful, easy-to-use platform that helps small businesses and their accounting and bookkeeping advisors grow and thrive.
At Xero, our purpose is to make life better for people in small business, their advisors, and communities around the world.
This purpose sits at the centre of everything we do. We support our people to do the best work of their lives so that they can help small businesses succeed through better tools, information and connections.
Because when they succeed they make a difference, and when millions of small businesses are making a difference, the world is a more beautiful place.
How you'll make an impact :
You are a leader at the intersection of product and engineering management. You'll maintain an environment in which your team can do their best work predictably and sustainably.
You'll make sure the team has all the information they need and the right feedback loops in place to discover and deliver valuable, usable, and buildable outcomes.
You'll help your team learn and improve, making local discoveries global. You'll look after the health of your team and their products, aiming for resilience.
You will be managing engineers across a number of product delivery teams. You will be responsible for supporting your 12 direct reports in becoming awesome Xeros - empowering them to hone their engineering skills and grow as individuals.
The mission is to build up our practice management software to help improve the experience for Accountants and Bookkeepers.
You will work alongside other People, Product, and Engineering leaders to foster the growth of a world-class engineering culture in your wider Practice area.
NB : This is a 12 month Fixed-Term Parental cover position
Success looks like :
All direct reports understand their personal career path and are encouraged to excel towards it.
What you'll bring with you :
Aside from the typical perks you'd expect from a tech company (games rooms, free soft drinks, barista coffee, fresh fruit, sports teams and amazing offices), one of the best things about Xero is our people.
You'll join an inclusive, diverse product team with talented people from all over the globe. Our culture is one we're immensely proud of - from the moment you step through our doors, you'll feel welcome.
Our work environment also encourages continuous improvement and career development, and you'll even get Xero shares as part of your package.
Xero is an NZ Immigration Accredited Employer and Rainbow Tick certified too.
Please include a cover letter in your application, telling us why you're a great fit for this position.