Mobile Software Development Manager
GoDaddy powers the world's largest cloud platform dedicated to small, independent ventures. With nearly 17 million customers worldwide and over 73 million domain names under management, GoDaddy is the place people come to name their idea, build a professional website, attract customers and manage their work. Our mission is to give our customers the tools, insights and the people to transform their ideas and personal initiative into success. To learn more about the company visit www.GoDaddy.com.
GoDaddy is seeking a dynamic leader to lead the creation of mobile user experiences that will delight and impress our customers. You will have an active role in building and leading the team of mobile developers who work on the front end experience for our SmartLine mobile application to allow users to make and receive calls from a second business line. This product group is an important contributor to the company’s future revenue, customer growth and technical innovation.
You will have significant influence on our overall mobile strategy, you will grow and develop a high-performing team. You will learn a variety of cutting-edge technologies and develop well-rounded leadership skills.
You will be managing a total of about four to ten engineers (split between Android and iOS), with a view to hiring additional developers to help you out as the teams grow.
Management and execution against project plans and delivery commitments; Manage the day-to-day activities of the engineering team within an Agile/Scrum environment.
Lead by example Willing and able to dive into the code yourself
Be accountable for the team’s code quality by performing code reviews and promoting engineering best practices (TDD, CI/CD)
Responsible for the overall software development life cycle.
Interact with all team members every day as a leader and coach (weekly one on ones).
Plan and support career development of the engineers.
Excited to partner with design and product management on both large new features and daily, small product enhancements
Lead architectural discussions with the team and across partners
Have a very crisp handle on deliverables and their feasibility.
Track progress and maintain a clear perspective on deadlines and road maps.
You have delivered mobile software solutions in a manager role.
Desire to lead the mobile revolution at GoDaddy and become the Mobile evangelist
Deep experience knowledge with helping team develop and automate code testing, within high test coverage environments.
Ability to communicate effectively with cross functional teams.
Strong understanding of modern mobile applications and technologies
Passionate about providing quality mobile experiences for our customers
You are highly skilled in either of Android or iOS development with Objective C, Swift or Java
Experience implementing Continuous Deployment
Experience working in an Agile environment, TDD experience preferred
8+ years professional software engineering experience
You have at least five years of experience in managing engineering teams.
Computer Science bachelor's degree, relevant technical degree or equivalent experience