Manager, Software Development

Software Engineering - Winnipeg Winnipeg, MB


Description

As a manager within our software development team, you will be responsible for motivating and cultivating high-performance software developers to meet the demands set by the business. You will lead by example to make sure your teams are motivated, held accountable, and given the opportunity and responsibility matching their skill set

What you’ll be doing:

  • Tracking progress of team deliverables in an agile environment. Driving continuous improvements to increase throughput and velocity
  • Interviewing applicants and assessing their motivations while recommending offers for successful candidates
  • Keeping your team motivated and driven, while addressing any administrative issues
  • Working with technical leads to make sure teams have the necessary resources to deliver high-performance results
  • Run performance reviews semi-annually and recommend compensation adjustments when appropriate
  • Touch base with your reports regularly and make sure you are aware of any issues or concerns
  • Responsible for reporting your team’s project costing summaries

People we’re looking for:

  • Multiple years managing a team
  • Business Administration degree or management certification
  • A passion for technology
  • Thrive in a rapidly changing environment
  • Have a strong sense of urgency and commitment to the business
  • Strong interpersonal skills

What it’s like to work at Skip:

  • Fast paced and ambitious work environment
  • Exposure to leading-edge technology
  • Advancement opportunities for high contributors
  • Compensation & benefits aligned with a high-performance team