Software Development Manager

8 - 10 years experience  •  Business Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 08/11/17
Richmond, VA
8 - 10 years experience
Business Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 08/11/17

What You'll Be Doing:
- Lead technology feasibility and diligence activities during product planning
- Build and manage one or more software engineering teams in an Agile software  development environment, using appropriate techniques and tools and empowering    the Team to deliver engineering solutions on-time and on-budget
- Discover, plan and manage for project level risks
- Promote continuous improvement of Agile practices and principles, and coaching team members on the effective use of Scrum and Agile
- Drive recruitment of highly talented individuals for team(s) and implement strategies   to ensure high retention
- Work with product management to determine priorities and create technical solutions
- Build and implement high performance and scalable solutions by applying development best practices
- Ensure high quality solutions by implementing unit tests, driving continuous integration/validation, and supporting the creation and design of performance, load, and user acceptance tests
- Communicate and collaborate with key business stakeholders on application design, development status and rollout success metrics
- Build methods and tools to automate development activities

Must Haves:
- Bachelor’s degree in technical field
- 8+ years professional experience developing software product in a B2B or B2C setting
- 5+ years in an active software development management role
- Demonstrated ability to independently manage multiple projects and teams against a schedule and budget
- Experience planning a department-wide budget
- Prior experience working within agile software development environment
- Prior experience leading collaboration across teams spanning Development, Marketing, Operations and Production Support
- Ability to communicate technical information to technical and non-technical audiences


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