Use your passion for Software Development to help lead and set the strategic direction of our Software Engineering team!Enjoy the freedom to innovate and drive excellenceBe part of a Technical team executing a clear visionJoin one of NZ’s most successful and fastest growing companiesRyman Healthcare At Ryman we are pioneering a new way to live for a new retirement generation! Our trailblazing spirit can be felt in every Ryman experience like our award-winning myRyman Care app and our flexible working arrangements.We are strengthening our Technology team to support our goal of being the most innovative Retirement Living and Aged Care provider in the world.We are looking for people who share the same characteristics as us: kindness, excellence and teamwork. People who care about and who want to make a difference. Sound like you?What will you do?We are looking for an experienced Software Development Team Leader to lead our growing, high-performing team of Software Engineers and Testers. In this role, you will use your passion for technology to work on a range of existing and greenfield projects, whilst also working closely with the engineering leadership team to set strategic direction. You will work in a modern, cloud environment to deliver products that make a positive impact on the lives of our residents.Key responsibilities include:Overseeing day-to-day team operation, monitoring performance, upholding technical quality, prioritizing technical improvements, and reporting any concernsEngaging in all aspects of the software development lifecycle, including working with Product Owners to identify and understand the feature requirementsRemaining hands on by designing and implementing new features for internal Ryman applications, as well as documenting and communicating your designs and ideas to the wider teamInvestigating technologies and alternative solutions to contribute to the software architecture strategy and roadmapWhat’s in it for you?If you are the sort of person who loves working with a team of people who work to a clear purpose and have fun doing it, you’ll love this role! In addition, a career at Ryman offers:Ongoing support for professional development, working closely with industry experts from Microsoft, GitHub and other partner companiesAttend industry eventsCareer progression opportunitiesOpportunity to join the Ryman Employee Share SchemeAdditional wellbeing leave and a flexible working policyA social and supportive team environmentYou will join one of NZ’s most successful and fastest growing companiesAccess over 60 discounts with well-known brands across a variety of sectors including; health and wellbeing, banking, insurance, and retailSocial club events, free fruit, furry Friday’s (bring your dog to work), free yoga and gym membership, foosball table and table tennis tournamentsRegular innovation daysWho are you?You have experience managing high-performing software engineering teams and are happy to get your hands dirty and write code, investigate new technology or organise releasesYou value people and kindness, and are as passionate about improving the lives of others as you are about delivering exceptional business applicationsYou strive for excellence and constantly look for ways to exceed expectationsYou believe in the value of strong, positive, trusting teams who work together as oneAs a resilient person you keep going, even when there are bumps in the road and you show composure under pressureYou value communication that is simple, clear and straight to the pointIf you are interested in joining an organisation with a clear purpose and a commitment to safety, kindness and excellence, we would love to hear from you. Apply now!