Sr Manager, Software Development Mgmt

Engineering Bangalore, India (Req. #4271)


Description

Xperi invents, develops and delivers technologies that enable extraordinary experiences. We make entertainment more entertaining, and smart devices smarter.

From the home to the car to everywhere in between, managing content and connections in a way that is smart, immersive, and personal is precisely what Xperi’s technologies do.

Our inventions are foundational to the global entertainment ecosystem and our products and data improve every aspect of the digital entertainment experience, from choice to consumption.

Content markets are changing, fast. Consumers face a simultaneously expanding and fragmenting set of choices. Xperi technology cuts through the chaos, putting us at the forefront of fast-moving trends in streaming, digital entertainment, and AI applications – in any environment.

Xperi is at the heart of extraordinary experiences.

We can’t wait to show you what’s next.



Content markets are changing, fast. Consumers face a simultaneously expanding and fragmenting set of choices. Xperi technology cuts through the chaos, putting us at the forefront of fast-moving trends in streaming, digital entertainment, and AI applications – in any environment.

Xperi is at the heart of extraordinary experiences.

We can’t wait to show you what’s next.

Job Description

Manage two or more teams of passionate software engineers
Create, Maintain and Communicate project and task schedules. Prioritize feature development activities using Agile practices
Project planning, effort estimation and risk management.
Use your strong technical skills to work closely with engineers to drive the architectural direction for the department
Take ownership of end-to-end delivery and drive the development teams to success
Set clear objectives for direct reports and continuously compare deliverables against objectives.
Collaborate with Program Management, Product Marketing, Quality Engineering and other teams.
Qualifications: 

14+ years of in-depth experience with server-side Java/Python development 
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Experience as people manager is 5+years.  
At least 6 years of direct hands-on experience in developing and maintaining scalable web services platform using Apache/Tomcat, J2EE, XML/JSON and MYSQL (REST style services)
Experience with message brokers like Kafka, strong experience with relational databases and/or NoSQL style databases, and SQL query optimization.
Experience with large distributed architectures & micro-services is a big plus
Working knowledge of rapid development project planning concepts in a software development environment, including scheduling, estimation, and risk management techniques. Prior experience with SCRUM/Agile a plus
Experience with Cloud Services (ideally AWS)
Engineering Graduation degree or post-graduation degree from reputed Indian or foreign university.
Should be well versed in SDLC