Women Impact Tech

Software Development Manager

    Woodbury, NY

Full Time

The Role

As THE leader in transit technology, Clever Devices’ vision is to make meaningful contributions to worldwide mobility. Our goal is to be the leading provider of exciting technology that improves the quality of mobility in communities around the world. We are continuing to grow and are looking for a Software Development Manager to join our team. 

As a Software Development Manager, you will be responsible for leading a team of software engineers in the development of new features, enhancing existing features and application support for one or more of Clever Devices’ products. The Software Development Manager is expected to be hands-on during the development phase with the ability to make code changes when necessary.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Manage and mentor a team of software engineers on software development best practices.
  • Create and maintain a supportive and collaborative environment for all software engineers and QA staff.
  • Analyze, recommend and implement process changes within the team to improve quality and productivity.
  • Oversee all technical aspects of one or more of Clever Devices’ software products. This includes:
  • Analyze and make decisions on the technical direction of the product
  • Analyze requirements and provide designs that fit within the existing application framework
  • Understand and discuss technical concepts with technical and non-technical staff
  • Triage of issues from the field and provide workarounds when possible
  • Delivery of high-quality software releases on a predictable schedule.
  • Perform code-reviews of team member’s code. Provide and accept constructive feedback during the code review process.

Skills Required:

  • A minimum of 6-10 years of experience as a software developer.
  • Two years’ experience as a hands-on development manager or lead of a group of 5+ software engineers.
  • Experience working in an Agile (Scrum) environment
  • Proficient English written and verbal communication skills
  • Exceptional knowledge and skill with C#/.NET.
  • Demonstrated expertise with Microsoft SQL Server. This includes tables, columns and stored procedures.
  • Exceptional knowledge of Object-Oriented Design and algorithms.
  • Experience with automated unit testing and the creation of testable code.
  • Demonstrated experience developing large-scale, high-availability applications and systems.
  • Exceptional problem solving, issue-resolution, ability to work in a deadline-driven work environment and ability to multi-task.
  • Ability to quickly and independently learn about new technologies, business and technical terms and concepts is essential
  • Ability to discern between value-added and frivolous work
  • Ability to collaborate with multiple departments and teams, demonstrating high-quality interpersonal skills, including good listening skills, respectful treatment of others, and professional behavior contributing to a positive and enjoyable environment
  • Ability to work as part of a team and also individually with a self-starter ("can do") attitude
  • Comfortable speaking and interacting with technical and non-technical people
  • Excellent research, analytical, and organization skills with an exceptional eye for detail
  • Ability to schedule work activities according to set priorities and delivery timelines
  • Ability to perform work activities for multiple projects simultaneously
  • Diploma or degree in Computer Science or Engineering is required

Decision Making Authority:

This position performs duties in an independent manner with little or no supervision, exercises basic discretion and judgment regarding routine work, and looks for assistance on non-routine events and issues. The role is responsible for producing high-quality and defect free systems and although the role has input into the technologies used, the employee must work within the technology stack approved by the Vice President of Engineering. Changes to processes and procedures, coding patterns, and frameworks will require approval from the Vice President of Engineering. This said, the role has the responsibility to do whatever is necessary (while maintaining technical excellence and quality and within budget constraints and department policies) to complete the work on time.

PLEASE NOTE: Clever Devices mandates that all of its employees are vaccinated against SARS-CoV-2 virus (COVID-19), unless a medical or religious exemption applies.

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