Software Engineering Manager

Hiring remote anywhere in the US, except NY.
Job | Posted on 07/04/2021

Job Description

Hiring remote anywhere in the US, except NY.

We are looking for an experienced Software Engineering Manager to work with one of our top clients and help them drive new products and project development. Someone who can resolve problems swiftly, a team player, and self-driven. 

Our client is a company that creates some of the world’s most cutting-edge software products.  The candidate will manage and oversee the design and development of software applications and will direct the work of engineers / developers to ensure the best practices around software development.  The candidate will also manage subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs and ensures the project / department milestones / goals are met and adhering to approved budgets and timelines.  And will have full authority for personnel actions.  This is an opportunity to engage in a positive and creative work environment that offers excellent benefits and flexible schedules.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Act as a high-level decision maker in the process, determining everything from design choices to technical standards, such as platforms, architecture, and coding standards.
  • Control technology and cloud costs.
  • Design and plan robust, secure, scalable, and maintainable software using best practice design principles.
  • Design and implement comprehensive unit and feature testing of code.
  • Manage the software development team, while working closely with management and the executive team.
  • Mentor other employees in development methodologies.
  • Provide input and guidance for software development and development operations (DevOps) decisions including new technologies and hosting providers.
  • Ensure software development is done in an industry-standard manner and follows all relevant policies and procedures.
  • Write and update software development policies and procedures.
  • Manage and update project deadlines to ensure visibility to senior management regarding software projects.
  • Maintain and improve performance of production operations of critical software systems.
  • Review and deploy code to production.
  • All other duties assigned.

Preferred Skills

  • Experience with AWS EBS, RESTful APIs, Ruby on Rails, REACT, and/or SharePoint a plus.


  • Experience leading software development teams.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field preferred; experience may be substituted.
  • Eight plus years’ experience in web and software development.
  • Have a solid understanding of object-oriented programming and MVC frameworks.
  • Proficiency with relational databases and how they interact with backend software components.
  • Have a solid understanding of front-end technologies.
  • Have a solid understanding of version control software such as Git.
  • Ability to work independently and multi-task effectively.
  • Demonstrated understanding of projects from the perspective of both client and business.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration.
  • Adaptability and professionalism.
  • Team focused and customer service driven.


  • 100% remote
  • Long term and full-time
  • Flexible and willing to accept a change in priorities as necessary.
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