Apr 08, 2022

Segment Manager, Engineering - New & Serious

  • MYOB
  • Melbourne VIC, Australia
Information Technology

Job Description

We are MYOB
MYOB is a business platform. Our purpose is to help more businesses in Australia and New Zealand start, survive and succeed. Our team is continually growing, inventing and disrupting conventions. To make all this happen, we are dedicated in creating an exceptional flexible employee experience for all team members and offer a culture where you can be yourself. We don’t want you to simply ‘fit’ into our already established culture, we want you to come and add to it, and make it even better. 

The Opportunity
As the Senior Technology Manager responsible for Engineering, you will lead teams of teams to achieve outstanding results for a specific customer segment.
These New & Serious customers are employing businesses early in their journey, they have an appetite for growth and success and you are here to help.

You will build an understanding and empathy for these customers, and play the lead role in designing and driving the segment engineering strategy. You will help build and deliver outstanding products and experiences so these customers and MYOB can grow together.

What's involved
Leading Delivery & Engineering Managers and their teams in the development and delivery of software features for our customers and our business management platform.
- Work closely with senior leadership in the SME vertical, using vision, creativity and pragmatism, to define, prioritise and drive our strategic business objectives.
- Explore groundbreaking technology and bring commercial nous to articulate how MYOB and the Segment can benefit from engineering practices.
- Be an innovative and inspiring leader, willing to take action while providing clear focus and direction for delivery teams.
- Ensure that the team's structure and ways of working are aligned with the segment, vertical, and MYOB's strategy and positioning for long term success.
- Play a significant role as a leader of leaders, driving high employee engagement, and building a culture of learning through coaching and mentoring of teams.

The experience we'd love you to bring
- Highly developed management and leadership skills in an engineering environment, with extensive experience balancing priorities.
- Demonstrated leadership skills including coaching, mentoring, critical thinking, facilitation, change leadership, and team development.
- Proven experience in managing high performance development capabilities, utilising agile methodologies.
- Experience working in complex system architectures, including both web and smart client technology.
- Experience in cloud platform & product development and operations.
- Ability to attract and retain talent and to engage large teams.
- Ability to build trusting, meaningful relationships with peers, partners and suppliers.
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to influence and negotiate.
- Experience in identifying and delivering innovative engineering solutions to meet strategic and tactical operational requirements.
- Love and passion for technology and community.

- Embedded great flexible working environment, Flexperience! We want you to do your best work in a way that suits you and your life and we’ll support you from flexibility to your WFH set up
- Collaborative culture that has customer at the centre of everything 
- Supportive parental leave policy for both primary and secondary carers
- Access to wellness and mindfulness programs
- MYOB Volunteer Leave Program, giving you the opportunity to give back to your community
- Drive your own learning, attend conferences of your choice, do in-house training, and learn from the leaders around you, ensuring you progress and grow your career in a diverse and inclusive environment.

MYOB is an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company.

If you want to work and collaborate where opinions are valued, and your ideas can make a difference, you need to work at MYOB, a place where Your Work Matters. MYOB is proud to be a 2022 Circle Back Initiative Employer and we commit to respond to every applicant.