Job Description
Serbia

Engineering Manager

Pollard Digital Solutions, a Pollard Banknote Company, is looking for a passionate, self-motivated, and experienced Engineering Manager to join the Technology department within our PDS Belgrade office in Serbia. An Engineering Manager plays a key role in supporting development teams and is accountable for their effectiveness. You will work closely with our development teams, supporting them in goal setting, planning, focus, and self-organization.

What We Offer

We emphasize having a great working environment and offer the following to our employees:

  • A truly great working environment
  • Modern office space in Belgrade with high quality equipment
  • Private health insurance
  • Profit sharing program – every role plays a part in our success!
  • Happy Fridays
  • Social activities
  • Events that encourage innovation
  • Attending conferences and community events, both as participants and contributors

What You’ll Do

  • Building and maintaining highly effective development teams
  • Supporting team members in delivering committed projects
  • Working closely with Product Managers, Project Managers, and other Engineering Managers within the company in creating a world-class software development operation capable of delivering premium solutions to our clients
  • Ensure and support a motivating and challenging work environment that enables the development team to grow their skills and professional development
  • Support projects with estimates and timeline planning, according to project needs
  • Maintain a detailed team plan and support company level capacity and demand overview
  • Conduct employee coaching conversations, along with HR
  • Responsible for recruiting and retaining qualified development team members along with onboarding, continuous evaluation, and education
  • Adopt, support, and continuously improve the Agile framework practices at the company level
  • Support and evolve practices to increase the efficiency of Agile teams around Lean-Agile values
  • Ensuring team members follow defined processes and encourage them to proactively contribute to process improvements
  • Participate in project planning sessions as needed
  • Participate, as needed, in coordination for resolving critical production issues
  • You are passionate about agile software processes, reliability and testability
  • You have a strong understanding of Scrum, Kanban, and other various Agile practices
  • You thrive on helping teams organize themselves
  • You have strong communication, teamwork, and problem-solving skills
  • You value team success over personal success
  • You are flexible to adapt your approach and communication style to fit varying contexts and situational needs
  • You are not afraid to raise issues and inspire change and continuous improvement
  • You are experienced working in a product-driven organisation environment
  • Organized and disciplined work ethic
  • Solid English skills, both written and spoken
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in a similar management role

Who You Are

  • You are passionate about agile software processes, reliability and testability
  • You have a strong understanding of Scrum, Kanban and other various Agile practices
  • You thrive on helping teams organize themselves
  • You have strong communication, teamwork and problem-solving skills
  • You value team success over personal success
  • You are flexible to adapt your approach and communication style to fit varying contexts and situational needs
  • You are not afraid to raise issues and inspire change and continuous improvement
  • You are experienced working in a product-driven organization environment
  • Organized and disciplined work ethic
  • Solid English skills, both written and spoken
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in a similar management role

Pollard Digital Solutions is a full-solution supplier of lottery management and iLottery technology for worldwide lottery markets. The company is owned by Pollard Banknote Ltd. – a leading partner to more than 60 lotteries worldwide, providing high-quality instant ticket products, licensed games, retail merchandising solutions, and a full suite of digital offerings. Established in 1907 in Winnipeg, Canada, the Pollard Banknote is owned approximately 66.7% by the Pollard family and is publicly traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange (PBL).

Our objective is to deliver the most innovative solutions that will render industry-leading returns to good causes in an ethically responsible way.  We emphasize a friendly, lively, and respectful workplace atmosphere, where team spirit is highly valued.

Please submit your resume in the English language to pds-applications@pbl.ca. All applications will be handled with confidentiality. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.