Director of Delivery to Development Unit Operations



Our talented and big-hearted crew is looking for a new Director of Delivery to work with our Software Development business unit operations. Would you like to work in a caring culture with highly skilled tech talent?


We're now looking for a Director of Delivery to join Solita, our dev community and the Development unit’s management team. The Development unit impacts people, businesses, and societies with modern, state-of-the-art software services. In this exciting role, you'll provide a growth mindset for the Development business units operations.

Our Development community consists of over 400 highly and widely skilled software development professionals. Our mission is to become the leading data-driven digital transformation company in Northern Europe.

What are your responsibilities?

Your main responsibilities are to work with our subcontracting network, staffing and recruitment functions. Your vision and execution helps us to build a scalable staffing function where our experts meet customer needs. You operate strategically.

As a seasoned leader, you also work as a supervisor to our staffing and recruitment functions, and are part of the Development unit's management team. It is crucial that you communicate and coordinate with our sales in your daily tasks.

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for a colleague who can thrive in our culture:

  • Wants to do the right thing and create a more significant impact on society
  • Takes ownership of their own life, work, and learning
  • Enjoys dialogue and teamwork in a multicultural environment and appreciates high levels of autonomy

Some of the skills that we'd appreciate in this role:

  • 10+ years of experience in the technology industry, with at least five years of experience in managerial roles
  • MSc (or equivalent) in a relevant field
  • The ability to see the big picture yet have attention to detail, be analytical yet compassionate, and be responsive yet not reactive
  • Experience in leading software development or consulting organization
  • Some experience in recruitment and staffing 

What we offer 

  • A rare chance to build a team around you, and make a real impact on how our unit works 
  • Support in your everyday work, and well-functioning structures around you
  • A challenging role with great possibilities for growth 
  • Human-centric work environment, a community that truly breaths their values
  • A chance to be part of dev-unit’s road to internationalization 

What we do

Solita serves the needs of companies' digitization on a large scale in software development, cloud and integration services, data analytics, service design, and consulting. In addition to Finland, Solita currently operates in Sweden, Estonia, Denmark, Belgium, and Germany, working with some of the biggest companies and public organizations, including DNA, Fortum, The Finnish Parliament, and UPM.

Got interested?

We would love to hear from you! Tell us about your skills and desires and we can figure out together if we could be a match. We always scan the opportunities throughout the whole company to find the sweet spot where your profile and interests could meet our needs.

The application period ends on 22nd May 2022.

We think a smooth sprint is fast; we'll review your application as soon as we can. We'll invite you to an introductory meeting if we see a potential match.

For more information about the position or working at Solita, reach out to Dev Talent Acquisition Owner, Mirka Saarinen-Tansey by contacting on LinkedIn