Software Engineering Manager - Encino, CA

Information Technology Encino, California


  • Job Category:

    Information Technology

  • Location:

    Encino, California

  • Job Type:

    Full Time

  • Number of Openings:

    1

Description

Position at Tokio Marine HCC

Tokio Marine HCC is a national leader in cyber security insurance and innovator in specialty commercial insurance services located in Encino, CA. The company has embarked on an ambitious effort to create a state-of-the-art insurance platform and is looking to hire an experienced and passionate Engineer Manager. This is a hybrid position once we return back to the office.

Responsibilities:

  • Allocate Engineering resources based on skill sets and team needs
  • Ensure Engineers are following coding and agile best practices
  • Assist Engineers with creative solutioning and production support troubleshooting
  • Organize and facilitate technical meetings
  • Participate in code reviews, design sessions, technical root cause analysis and scrum meetings
  • Effectively communicate and document technical requirements through the use of UML diagrams
  • Act as a Corporate IT liaison as needed
  • Work with Engineers to accurately estimate the scope and effort required to deliver complex projects
  • Track Engineering performance metrics, including creating relevant Jira reports, and recommend/implement improvements 
  • Mentor developers, helping them improve their skillsets and providing performance feedback as needed
  • Regularly hold 1:1 meetings with team member to ensure ongoing employee development and satisfaction
  • Be passionate about driving and leading your team to success and help them to improve and excel
  • Continuously deepen knowledge and understanding of emerging technological trends in software engineering and recommend implementation solutions

 Skills & Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related computer technical field
  • 5+ years of experience in an Engineering Manager role managing several developers
  • 5+ years prior experience w/ with OOP languages such as Java, PHP, C# or C++
  • 3+ years prior working experience in front-end web development
  • Substantial knowledge of relational databases such as MySQL
  • Knowledge of software engineering concepts and best practices including agile methodologies, coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations
  • Ability to build strong partnerships at all levels of our team, and have proven leadership skills in listening, influencing, and coordinating
  • Strong collaborative and communication skills - able to work with product managers, QA engineers, business users, senior management and external groups
  • Experience with release management – ticket versioning, branch management, tracking, reviewing and deploying releases
  • Proven track record of building high-performing teams and delivering on operations SLAs and KPIs
  • Outstanding analytical skills – able to assist developers when necessary to remove technical impediments
  • Experience with service-oriented and event-driven system architectures
  • Substantial prior hands-on experience with AWS technologies
  • Demonstrated experience in leading and managing an engineering team to build and operate cloud services in a public cloud platform

The Tokio Marine HCC Group of Companies offer a competitive salary and employee benefit package. We are a successful, dynamic organization experiencing rapid growth and are seeking an energetic and confident individual to join our team of professionals. The Tokio Marine HCC Group of Companies are equal-opportunity employers. Please visit www.tmhcc.com for more information about our companies.

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