Director of Software Engineering

HQ Plano, Texas USA

Who We Are

KIS Technologies is a suite of smart, secure, simple solutions for the ticketing industry. Our flagship products, KIS Ticket and KIS Kiosk, offer a robust set of features in an all-in-one, simple, integrated system.

We are a new startup and we recently launched our new KIS Ticket app and relaunched our KIS Kiosk product line. We also have several products in the design phase such as KIS Wallet and KIS Park.

We are headquartered in Plano, TX and recently moved into our new offices at Legacy Town Center. We also have offices in Fort Smith, AR and Kochi, India.

What We Are Doing

We are taking on the event industry with some really cool products and quite frankly, we are extremely busy (200% growth YoY) and could use some rock stars to help us get to the next level.

This is an opportunity to get in on the ground floor of a dynamic startup and be a part of building an amazing company. Our parent company, Weldon, Williams and Lick (www.wwlinc.com), has been printing tickets for events all over the world since 1898. As their new digital venture, we have their full support as we launch this new endeavor.

We can offer the right candidate an opportunity to excel in an entrepreneurial, startup environment, as well as a great compensation and benefits package. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Come Be A Part of the KIS Team!

We have a putting green, nerf guns, company outings, 20+ restaurants within walking distance, and a tranquil pond with a fountain if you need to take a break. Also, tons of whiteboard space to put your best ideas on display.

Job Summary

KIS Technologies is currently seeking a Director of Software Engineering to design, direct and manage the KIS team of engineers dedicated to multiple software product lines.

You will direct, design, and manage all of our software and hardware products with in-house, contracted and off-shore overseas teams.

You will be responsible for building a team of excellent individuals as well as defining the tools, strategy and roadmap for our technical solutions at KIS. This position has a ton of potential for upward mobility as you will be in charge of all of our technology. You will report directly to the President.

Qualifications

The ideal candidate is someone with experience in building solid engineering teams while working in a fast-paced, startup environment. Experience in e-commerce, Android, and iOS applications is also desired.

We are looking for someone who can be a leader on our management team and desires to get on the ground floor of a rapidly growing company. You will have experience in managing and growing highly productive software teams while delivering B2B and B2C mobile and SaaS applications.

Our current technology solutions across all products consists of Javascript, PHP, HTML5, Angular, Node.js, React, Java, Spring, Hibernate, Android, Swift Framework and SQL lite. All of our services are hosted in AWS. Experience in some or all of these solutions is preferred.

This position is located in Plano, TX in the Legacy Town Center.

Experience: 6 years of Software Development (Required)

Education: Bachelors Degree (Required)

Work Authorization: United States (Required)

Benefits Package

  • 3 weeks paid time off
  • 3 additional paid days for volunteer opportunities
  • Child Care and Parental Leave benefits
  • Medical, Prescription, Dental & Vision insurance
  • Pet insurance
  • Healthcare spending accounts
  • 401K matching
  • Retirement benefits
  • Transportation benefits
  • Education assistance
  • Flexible work schedules
  • Workplace perks such as beverages, food and snacks
  • Mobile phone allowance
  • Gym membership allowance