Manager, Software development, CTO Office

Engineering Guindy, Chennai, Tamil Nadu


Position at Logitech

Cloud Service Development Manager


The Role

Logitech is embracing the connected era, where devices and cloud services work hand in hand to create new user experiences.

You will work in a central organisation developing common software services and helping create these new and innovative experiences. You will be part of a transversal team that positively impacts the lives of millions of people and will collaborate with a high-calibre multidisciplinary international team redefining the future of Logitech. You will be a key contributor in imagining, and developing experience of future products, as well as enhancing current services.

Your Contribution

Be Yourself. Be Open. Stay Hungry and Humble. Collaborate. Challenge. Decide and just Do. These are the behaviors you’ll need for success at Logitech. In this role you will:

  • Lead the offshore Cloud Services software development team including software developers and system admins

  • Take part in the design, development and implementation of cloud backend applications for new customer-facing experiences. 

  • This is a hands-on position, we want a manager who codes and will take on some of the workload.

  • Operate existing cloud services supporting company-wide products 

  • Review stakeholder feedback and provide input to release planning

  • Collaborate with partners in IT, Design and Software Engineering teams in Business Groups to contribute to the overall vision of Logitech’s future

Key Qualifications

For consideration, you must bring the following minimum skills and behaviors to our team:

  • Minimum 3 years as a manager of a team of min 6 people

  • Minimum 6 years experience in programming and 2 years in programming cloud services

  • Experience in cloud microservice development, maintenance and operation

  • Experience with CI/CD philosophy and tools (jenkins, github, …) for cloud services

  • Experienced with agile development, and the DevOps practice

  • Strong problem solving skills

  • Keep yourself up-to-date on latest industry trends, and are able to propose enhancements to existing services

Desired Soft Skills

We are looking for someone who 

  • is a rounded leader with the inherent character to motivate and make the team thrive

  • is inspiring, is a positive leader with open leadership style coupled with the ability to ‘dig deep’ in software development challenges, and business requirements

  • is self-motivated, passionate with a high energy level

  • has strong communication and interpersonal skills, including excellent writing skills

  • is positive, likeable, open, helpful, ambitious, humble and has a sense of humour

  • is able to lead by example, participate to team effort, including on-call duty

  • is able to manoeuvre through crisis, and with an operational-oriented mind-set who can work under pressure when the situation requires it

  • always has the client in mind

Desired Technical Skills

  • Experience leading projects, strong project management skills a plus

  • Experience with AWS services, other cloud services a plus

  • Fluent in node.js, Java, Javascript, or Python,, other languages a plus

  • Familiarity with OAuth2, encryption, SSL/TLS

  • Experience building fault tolerant distributed applications

  • Strong presentation skills

  • Full stack development experience

  • Experience with container deployment (Kubernetes, CoreOS, Docker)

  • Experience with implementing security and privacy best practices


  • BS/MS in Computer Science /Electrical Engineering or equivalent

Logitech is the sweet spot for people who are passionate about products, making a mark, and having fun doing it. As a company, we’re small and flexible enough for every person to take initiative and make things happen. But we’re big enough in our portfolio, and reach, for those actions to have a global impact. That’s a pretty sweet spot to be in and we’re always striving to keep it that way.

 “All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.”