Senior Manager, Software Engineering

Asurion Corporation Sterling , VA 20163

Posted 3 weeks ago

The Senior Software Engineering Manager is part of the WebSolutions team that delivers innovative solutions our digital properties. Thisposition is best fit by a leader that is Technologist at heart with provenexperience bringing best practice and creative technological innovation.

This position requires a strong leader with functional &technical background in researching, planning, developing, implementing andtroubleshooting various systems. Will lead a development team in regards toproject-specific work, day to day requests and will serve as coach & mentorto their professional development. Helps evaluate new techniques andtechnologies to enhance the experience. Ability to be hands on when needed.

Duties and


  • Strong ability to see the 'big picture' and able to implement strategies that align tasks/people/requirements for success in meeting the department goals

  • Effectively manages the day-to-day activates of the team including employee maintenance such as time off approvals, performance appraisals, and promoting a positive working environment

  • Maintains a manner of leadership and flexibility that diffuses pressure and promotes a team atmosphere

  • Provide training and mentoring to the team members. and be a team builder. Be self-motivated, constant learner ad adapt in a face paced environment

  • Drive test automation and best practices for quality software development

  • Manage developers within an Agile software development lifecycle

  • Ensures resource workload is clearly defined and appropriately coordinated to meet deliverable timelines

  • Perform coaching, career planning, and performance management activities

  • Encourages an open, learning, and progressive environment to allow the team's exploration of new solutions

  • Effectively communicates the feasibility of requested deliverables and timelines to internal Business and Project Stakeholders

  • Assist with creation of road map and strategy, development, and implementation of new solutions

  • Maintain a working relationship with other departments to negotiate and coordinate work

  • Contribute to technical and solution review sessions with development team and partner teams

  • Ensure in the definition of standards and best practices for all current and new frameworks are followed


  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology or equivalent

  • 5-8 years of software development, implementation and support required

  • Minimum 5 years' people leader experience to include responsibility for team of 5 or more employee and contractors, business analyst's/software engineer's/test engineers (onshore and offshore)

  • Excellent leadership skills to mentor engineers

  • Ability to influence and work effectively with other departments and external vendors

  • Specific knowledge/experience in most of the following highly preferred:

  • Scala, Java, Node.js

  • ReactJS, HTML, XML, Web Services, HTTP, SOAP, REST, SQL

  • AWS or similar Cloud Native Solutions

  • Strong OOD / OOP knowledge

  • Reactive Programming

  • Single Page Web Application

  • Conceptual, logical, and physical application design

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