Manager Development (Software/Qa)

Allscripts Raleigh , NC 27611

Posted 2 weeks ago


Welcome to Allscripts! Our Mission is to be the most trusted provider of innovative solutions that empower all stakeholders across the healthcare continuum to deliver worldclass outcomes. Our Vision is a Connected Community of Health that spans continents and borders. With the largest community of clients in healthcare, Allscripts is able to deliver an integrated platform of clinical, financial, connectivity and information solutions to facilitate enhanced collaboration and exchange of critical patient information.

The primary purpose of this role is to manage the Development team resources across one or more product lines to ensure that software development Programs are adequately staffed, and ensure that targets for the Development and Maintenance and quality of products are achieved. This can include leading quality, test, or documentation efforts.


  • Resource forecasting and allocation of software engineers, quality engineers, and/or technical authors across several development programs for new product development

  • Defining, leading, and auditing progress with development process and quality initiatives, as appropriate to project and product need

  • Ownership of standards-based compliance or process improvement efforts, as required by Programs and as appropriate to project and product need

  • Participation-in and well-planned implementation-of established global software quality improvement initiatives and processes, leveraging ROI, adherence to standards, and timely, measureable results

  • Establishing and cultivating collaborative, effective relationships with global counterparts to ensure adequate resource allocation to projects and maximum efficiency

  • Regular use/reporting of metrics for resource allocation, software defects, productivity, and efficiency

  • Establishment of performance goals for all team members

  • Leveraging effective, clear, timely communication via all available written and verbal forms and in a global context as appropriate for the initiatives and locations involved

  • Ensuring commitments and progress to schedules remain clear, reasonable, and proactively monitored

  • Ensuring communication and status forums/formats make optimal use of time and effect, draw attention to important matters, and are effective mediums for managing initiatives and teams

  • Identify and recruit internal/external talents to ensure effective mix of competencies

  • Induct new joiners in order to quickly maximize performance

  • Set and communicate team/individual objectives and KPI to inspire individuals to achieve high performance

  • Allocate workload to fully utilize every employee's talent and growth potential

  • Implement development plans and coach for individuals to reach their maximum talent

  • Provide regular constructive feedback on performance/development and address poor/mediocre performance on a timely manner

  • Recognize high performers to maintain motivation and retain key talent

  • Regularly communicate on company news and team progress against business plan

  • Create and foster team spirit

  • Effectively and proactively lead team in the global, multi-site context as/if required


Academic and Professional

  • Bachelor's Degree in a relevant Program of study required

  • Relevant post graduate qualifications and professional memberships preferred


  • Minimum 3-4 years of experience in people management experience.

  • Must have a passion for managing, developing and mentoring individuals

  • Proactive maintenance of professional management strategies, development methodology and standards for team operations, and improve project, product or process

  • Must possess leadership and team building competencies with and through strong interpersonal skills.

  • Should possess the ability to recruit top technical talent.

  • Should have strong written and oral communication skills

  • Should have demonstrable problem solving and analytical skills with pension for metrics

  • Should have strong knowledge/experience with Agile SDLC which could include specialization in quality processes

  • Nice to have experience with SAFe methodology and (CI/CD) Continuous Integration and Delivery.

  • Should be technically competent with understanding of HTML/Java script, .NET, SQL Server 2008/2012 technology stack

  • Could have background of working directly with customers

  • Could have experience in Healthcare, possibly with clinical experience

  • Proactive maintenance of professional management strategies, development methodology and standards for team operations, and improve project, product or process

Travel Requirements:

  • Minimal travel required

Working Arrangements:

  • Work is performed in a normal office setting with minimal exposure to health or safety hazards

At Allscripts, our greatest strength comes from bringing together talented people with diverse perspectives to support the technology needs of 180,000 physicians, 1,500 hospitals and 10,000 postacute organizations across the globe. Allscripts offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package, including holidays, vacation, medical, dental, and vision insurance, company paid life insurance and retirement savings.

Allscripts' policy is to provide equal employment opportunity and affirmative action in all of its employment practices without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran status, age, individuals with disabilities, sexual orientation or gender identity or expression or any other legally protected category. Applicants for North American based positions with Allscripts must be legally authorized to work in the United States or Canada. Verification of employment eligibility will be required as a condition of hire.

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Manager Development (Software/Qa)