Manager Software Development

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    Berkeley Heights

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    23 days ago

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Job Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking a Manager Software Development for an opportunity with a client located in Berkeley Heights, NJ.


  • Leading strategic and visible delivery streams, including platform modernization initiatives
  • Leading a team of software engineers and provide day-to-day guidance on development activities
  • Building and driving software development planning, scheduling, and execution of development activities to meet business goals and objectives
  • Collaborating with other technical leaders to build, evolve, and maintain a scalable continuous build and deployment pipeline using mature CI/CD automation practices
  • Monitoring daily operations, including application maintenance, optimization's, project escalations and resource planning
  • Ensuring the execution of specific strategic functions and implementing high-end, business-wide, critical solutions
  • Identifying problematic areas and proactively implement strategic solutions
  • Documenting, reviewing and ensuring that all quality and change policy standards are met
  • Building strong partnerships with other job functions like product management and work towards building the product roadmap
  • Understanding complicated systems quickly, providing guidance, planning and direction for the business
  • Working with other teams like product management, sales to ensure that product being developed meets market needs
  • Setting department goals, objectives, KPIs, serving as an escalation point for all respective Digital Development projects
  • Providing thought leadership to advance the delivery capabilities and operational efficiency
  • Encouraging an innovative culture that embraces breakthrough concepts, strategies, and distinctive products to achieve and sustain competitive advantage and profitable growth
  • Establishing clear expectations for operational goals and working with team to ensure targets are meaningful, clear, monitored and achieved

Basic Qualifications for consideration:

  • Bachelor's degree required
  • Java background
  • 5+ years of People Leadership experience leading geographically dispersed Software Development teams
  • Solid grasp of software design patterns and principles
  • Strong verbal and written communication, with ability to interact with all levels of an organization

Preferred qualifications for consideration:

  • Advanced Degree and/or Industry Certifications
  • Experience coaching and leading the Agile development process (Scrum, XP, Kanban, etc)
  • Experience with DevOps and CI/CD process
  • Experience in software architecture, design, development, networking, virtualized platforms (cloud), and distributed systems (SOA & Microservices)
  • Experience with banking, payment ecommerce systems, payments gateways and payment processors

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.

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