The Manager will be directly involved in the design and development of new software or modifications to existing software to meet our customers' needs. Your focus will be to accomplish communication and cooperation with other Project and Development managers, software development team members, SQA team, and end-users. You will also establish development plans, schedules and processes and then lead team members to produce software.
Engage in hands-on, in-depth analysis, review and design of the software, including technical review and analysis of source code
Responsible to ensure that software development work satisfies business requirements, complies with approved department procedures and standards, and meets our software quality objectives
Ensure that product designs are well documented and communicated
Manage staff of software engineers
Develop and Execute software development plans, and manage schedules and resource allocation for the team
Work with management and senior staff members to develop and manage an engineering plan for project(s)
Create deliverables to support the project proposal process and roadmap process
Collaborate with User Experience, Product Management, Project Management, Software Engineers, Quality Assurance and Third party partners to conceive, prototype, document, create and deploy quality software, adhering to engineering best practices
Review and evaluate quality of work performed by programming staff
Prioritize, assign, and monitor work progress relative to schedule plans
Adjust levels of work effort and/or schedule expectations to ensure integrity of the Software Development Plan
Maintain current industry knowledge and trends, attending educational events and participates in committee work as appropriate
Create and develop a team environment, including building collaborative relationships and participating cross-functional coalitions to ensure knowledge is shared across teams
Takes ownership and delivery responsibility for special projects or initiatives
Define and drive consistent software engineering process and practices
Participate in the definition and implementation of the process roadmap
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related field
Proven experience managing software engineering teams strongly preferred
Experience with AWS and cloud architecture preferred
Solid experience in complex development environments, taking abstract concepts and ideas and formulating a detailed software engineering plan
Demonstrated track record of success in engineering and management roles in high performance, entrepreneurial organizations
Thrive in the ambiguity of a rapidly changing organization
Excellent management, problem solving, organizational, and communication skills
Demonstrated ability to recruit and lead teams of junior and senior professionals who are highly engaged and satisfied
Technical background within the software industry with extensive knowledge of: Project Lifecycle Management, Team Training and Mentoring, Requirements Gathering, Software Engineering Change Management, Quality Assurance and Software Testing
Possess a deep knowledge of software development processes, lifecycles, and best practices
Proficient Agile Development Methodologies and able to motivate and manage teams to meet aggressive deadlines
The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.
OpenArc is a technology consulting firm providing industry-leading technical talent placement, software development, and technology strategy services to clients nationwide. Through a unique blending of people and software, OpenArc has a business practice that delivers amazing enterprise, mobile and consumer-facing apps and the best talent for contract, contract-to-hire and direct placements for clients and partners alike.
Staffed with the most-trusted recruiting experts, elite software developers, UI/UX designers and market experts, our team provides clients with the best resources, the right techniques and world-class support resulting in powerful measurable success.