Wolters Kluwer Software Development Director in Hartford, Connecticut

Governance, Risk & Compliance (GRC) is a division of Wolters Kluwer that provides a broad spectrum of solutions, services and expertise to legal, finance, risk and compliance professionals and small business owners to help manage myriad governance, risk and compliance challenges in dynamic markets and regulatory environments, globally. GRC Solutions serves more than 350,000 customers in more than 150 countries, including 70% of Fortune 500 companies, 92% of the world's top banks, 90% of the Am Law 100 and more than 300,000 small businesses. The division has a global footprint, with workforce in 28 countries. Our clients include corporate legal departments, insurers, small businesses, financial services companies, brand professionals, underwriters, governments and compliance and risk professionals.

Responsibilities:

  • Drive SaaS-based solutions to our customers in legal marketplace and be willing to challenge the status quo to drive innovation, working together with the marketing and professional services teams, and our customers

  • Lead and inspire teams of Software Architects, Software Development Managers, Technical Leads, and Software Developers to deliver highly available, scalable, and resilient software solutions

  • Acquire, develop, and empower highly talented, passionate, driven leaders and specialists as needed, as well as conduct performance appraisals and provide coaching/mentoring to direct reports

  • Oversee the release of features, and product roadmap for T360 product offering and help ensure solutions align with our long-term objectives

  • Provide proactive technical guidance ensuring teams are fostering re-use, design for scale, stability, and operational efficiency of solutions

  • Foster a "DevOps" culture to help ensure that applications can be built, tested, deployed and monitored in an efficient and automated manner

  • Innovate and optimize engineering processes and standards

  • Develop and maintain in-depth knowledge of our business, products, and application portfolio

  • Maintain and lead awareness of industry best practices and relevant technologies

  • Monitor trends in software engineering and development tools to influence the solutions within Wolters Kluwer ELM Solutions

Qualifications:

  • A minimum of ten years of experience delivering enterprise scale solutions that is easy to use, scalable, secure, and resilient leveraging latest technologies and tools

  • At least seven years of experience leading, inspiring and growing a team of software and/or data engineers

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university; Master's degree from an accredited college or university with an emphasis in Engineering or Computer Science preferred

  • Possess the drive and passion for technology leadership with the ability to excite, mentor, and motivate team members in various roles in the organization

  • Experience leading teams in researching new and emerging technologies to realize potential value, business fit, operations, and cost efficiencies of implementing such technologies is necessary

  • Extensive experience with agile development methodologies and processes required

  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills with the ability to work with others at any level and with geographically remote and culturally diverse teams

  • Ability to travel up to 35% both domestically and internationally

Wolters Kluwer N.V. (AEX: WKL) is a global leader in information services and solutions for professionals in the health, tax and accounting, risk and compliance, finance and legal sectors. We help our customers make critical decisions every day by providing expert solutions that combine deep domain knowledge with specialized technology and services.

Wolters Kluwer reported 2017 annual revenues of €4.4billion. The company, headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands, serves customers in over 180 countries, maintains operations in over 40 countries and employs 19,000 people worldwide. Wolters Kluwer shares are listed on Euronext Amsterdam (WKL) and are included in the AEX and Euronext 100 indices.

For more information about our solutions and organization, visit www.wolterskluwer.com, follow us on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and YouTube.

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