Software Engineering Manager

Leadership, Engineering, Estimating, Functional programming, IT management, Best practices, Capacity management, Cloud, Effective communication, API, Agile, Amazon Web Services, AngularJS, Project planning, RESTful, React.js, Recruitment, Reporting, OOP, Planning, Product management, Professional development, Architecture, Mentorship, Microservices, Microsoft Windows Azure, Team management, Training, UI, Unit testing, SAFE, Scheduling, Scrum, Software engineering, Roadmaps, lead software developer, SW Engineer
Full Time
$160,000 - $175,000

Job Description

We are looking for a Lead SW Engineer who is ready to make the next step in their career and become our SW Manager.  GREAT OPPORTUNITY!

Responsibilities:

Organizational Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with product management to drive software engineering projects
  • Exhibit technology leadership by participating in architecture and technology decisions with architects and fellow senior leadership
  • Participate in architecture & technology roadmap planning
  • Observe, coach and facilitate effective communication and alignment among product, architecture and engineering teams
  • Contribute to project plans and product roadmaps, specifically in the areas of task breakdown, estimating, and scheduling
  • Capacity planning for initiatives and staffing engineers with the necessary skills and ensuring that engineering teams remain relevant and prepared to deliver through training and professional development plans.

Team Management Responsibilities

  • Communicate status of projects and team progress reports up the management chain
  • Provide consistent team goals, objectives
  • Continually seek to identify, remove impediments to progress and success
  • Provide guidance and direction to all members of our Agile team(s).
  • Provide mentoring and career development to individual team members of every discipline and experience level.
  • Champion initiatives to consistently improve software engineering teams
  • Actively seek to attract new talent and improve the hiring process

The Skills You’ll Need

  • Prior experience managing software engineering teams in an agile environment
  • Prior experience managing software engineering teams in an external-facing product company
  • Knowledge of Modern Server Frameworks such as Node or Spring Boot
  • Knowledge of Modern Web UI Frameworks such as Angular or React
  • Familiarity with Cloud-Native Development such as in AWS, Azure, or Google
  • Knowledge of Microservices established best practices
  • Knowledge of REST APIs established best practices
  • Knowledge of Design Principles and Patterns
  • Practical experience with OO and/or Functional Programming
  • Practical experience with unit testing
  • Strong experience with Agile and at least one agile methodology such as SCRUM, XP, or SAFE
Dice Id : 80121007
Position Id : 7050779
Originally Posted : 3 months ago
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