Manager Software Development

Manager Software Development Job in Pakistan
Ropstam , Pakistan

4 Years
50,000 - 70,000 PKR
Job Type
Job Shift
Job Category
Requires Traveling
Career Level
Total Vacancies
1 Job
Posted on
Sep 24, 2019
Last Date
Feb 27, 2020

Job Description

As our Software Development Manager, you will:

  • Reports to Director, manage overall software development life-cycle
  • Create, prioritize, communicate, manage, and execute roadmaps, project plans, and commitments
  • Report on status of development, quality, operations, and system performance to management
  • Foster culture of continuous software improvement through mentoring, feedback, and metrics
  • Hire, coach, and mentor individuals; build a strong cross-functional organization
  • Bring innovative ideas to the table every day, in order to find better ways of accomplishing our customer objectives
  • Set clear, measurable quality goals for an organization in a data-driven way
  • Build, mentor, and manage a team of web developers (back-end, front-end, and integrators)
  • Manage projects tha range in size and scope but are extremely strategic to the business
  • Lead the support team, which handles bugs and support requests
  • Communicate with internal clients about progress, deadlines, and roadblocks
  • Perform daily follow up on ongoing tasks, removing roadblocks as needed
  • Determine and implement best practices regarding development, and align yourself with other development departments
  • Motivate the web development team and ensure it's working at maximum efficiency
  • Conduct all task management activities in JIRA/Asana/Trello/Podio
  • Determine and enforce the web development lifecycle workflows (code reviews, QA, go-live process, release notes, documentation)
  • Cultivate operational excellence through metrics and continuous learning

Job Specification

As our Software Development Manager you must have:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or a related technical discipline
  • 5+ years minimum with an advanced level of experience with full LAMP stack
  • 5+ years experience leading a team
  • 3+ years project management experience
  • Experience in developing and using service APIs
  • Experience with back-end product platform (PHP, MySQL)
  • Excellent understanding of both relational and NoSQL databases (MySQL, MongoDB).
  • The ability to handle multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • A thorough understanding of software development in a team and a strong track record of shipping software Preferred Qualifications
  • Strong technical and business vision
  • Strong knowledge of virtualization and container technologies (Docker)
  • Experience working collaboratively using version control systems (Git/GitLab).
  • Expertise using Swagger and/or Postman tools
  • Experience with AWS and dev ops would be an asset but not required.
  • Implementing, adopting and emerging the new technological changes to the existing software/environment going forward for the improvement of the customer facing software solution.
  • Strong knowledge and experience with Agile methodology and/or an established release protocol.
  • Advanced and creative problem-solving skills.
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills.
  • Experience in design, development, testing, and support.
  • Ability to understand and communicate the business impact of technical issues
  • Curious and inquisitive with strong analytic and decision making abilities
  • Motivated and self-starter

Nice to Have:

  • 3+ years managing eCommerce projects and initiatives


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