Application Development Manager - Aliso Viejo, CA

Seeking an Application Development Manager with a BSCS and 5 years software engineering/architect/delivery experience for a lead role in our Product Engineering group who will manage the execution of multiple cross functional projects.

Responsibilities:  The Application Development Manager is a lead member of the Product Engineering function and will manage the execution of multiple cross functional projects of varying size and scope. The role requires a blend of solution architecture and project management/execution skills. The position will coordinate and collaborate with business and technology stakeholders to ensure the efficient delivery of the products and services.

  • Lead & manage software engineering projects, teams (onsite & offshore) and initiatives from definition through delivery and maintenance
  • Collaborate with IT leadership in drafting new initiatives
  • Drive engineering efficiency in an Agile Scrum software development model
  • Continuously improve and streamline development processes for scalability
  • Instill strong focus and best practices for creation and maintenance of high quality deliverables
  • Solid teamwork and interpersonal skills, possessing the ability to communicate with internal partners, employees, and senior management.
  • Excellent oral and written communication; an ability to present and discuss technical information in a way that established rapport and gains understanding
  • Excellent organization and decision-making skills that engage colleagues to make joint decisions and bring people together across boundaries to achieve results
  • Strong multi-tasking skills with experience in organizing, prioritizing, planning, and executing multiple high-risk, large-scale projects from definition through implementation

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or related field
  • 6+ years in custom software engineering, solution architecture and delivery
  • 5+ years on java based open source applications and technologies
  • 5+ years of experience building java based consumer-facing web applications at scale
  • 3+ years of experience delivering single page applications with JavaScript frameworks such as AngularJS or JQuery or Backbone or similar
  • Familiar with infrastructure deployment methodologies and industry best practices
  • Proven experience of large corporate/matrix organization processes and procedures
  • Strong knowledge of Responsive/Adaptive design UI frameworks and practices
  • Strong experience and understanding of REST web services, application design patterns and frameworks ‪
  • Application of virtualization technologies such as AWS or Azure in development and production
  • AWS and Domain management experience ‪
  • Test automation practices and tools such as: BDD, Cucumber or Selenium ‪Issue management tools such as Jira, or Rally ‪
  • Build and deployment automation tools such as Jenkins
  • U.S. Citizen/green card holder required

Nice to have:

  • Experience leading UI/UX domains including design thinking and rapid UI prototyping, UX insights
  • Big 4 IT consulting