Posting Job Description
Responsible for strategic direction and management of the software development staff. Implement and enhance consistent software engineering practices to ensure stable product delivery aligned with company initiatives and expectations.
Support operations including technical services, code upgrades, and network operations. Direct project planning, capital budgeting and assist with business plan development. Ensure a high degree of cross functional communication and participation in line with product planning, deployment and support.
MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Actively and consistently support all efforts to simplify and enhance the customer experience.
Leads an innovative, collaborative work team to produce exceptional software that enhances customer experience.
Establishes and measures performance targets for management of software development department.
Leads development of new software technology and initiatives which may include, but not limited to code architecture, development, unit testing and related equipment requirements.
Develops an effective front line management team and assists them with developing their direct reports to drive a high performance culture and environment.
Leads Software Development and direction for new or existing technologies and current operational initiatives.
Evaluates, in conjunction with all levels of leadership, third party software solutions, code architecture, technical operations, strategic planning of releases, network operations, dispatch, and new product development and deployment.
Directs quality control programs for software development, software solutions and consistent operational procedures.
Reviews selections on bids for contracted projects, and provide recommendations as necessary.
Oversees capital budget process and executes approved budget plan.
Ensures current procedures and tests are performed in accordance with Federal Communication Commission Standards.
Oversees the maintenance of records as required by the Federal Communications Commission and other government agencies.
Leads and participates in succession planning.
Performs other duties as requested.
Skills/Abilities and Knowledge
Ability to read, write and speak the English language to communicate with employees, customers, suppliers, in person, on the phone, and by written communications in a clear, straight-forward, and professional manner
Advanced knowledge of current software development methodologies and practices
Ability to drive multiple projects and tasks
Ability to make decisions and solve problems while working under pressure
Ability to supervise and motivate others
Ability to organize and delegate work to various levels of management and software developers
Experience leading or managing teams that have successfully delivered software using Java and web technologies
Extensive knowledge of open source software such as Spring, Hibernate, Apache Commons, Tomcat
Comprehensive understanding of applicable local and state rules and regulations
Comprehensive understanding of OSHA rules and regulations, both federal and state
Related Work Experience Number Of Years
5+ Management experience
8-10+ Software Engineering experience
Skills /Abilities and Knowledge
Advanced knowledge of company products and services
In depth knowledge of Federal Communications Commission regulations
Project management experience
Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience required.
Varying schedules in a 24 x 7 Network Center
Exposure to moderate noise levels
Travel as required
Time Warner Cable