Job Summary

Job Type


Years of Experience
At least 10 years

Tech Stacks

Job Description

As a Software Development Manager, you will manage a team of top-notch engineers responsible of backend cloud solutions and infrastructure for the multi-platform AutoCAD application that serves millions of users.


  • Recruit, train, manage, motivate, and grow a talented, highly productive, shared responsibility team.
  • Lead, motivate, coach and build a world-class engineering team that is dynamic, self-driven and autonomous
  • Provide technical leadership to the engineers and be accountable for the engineering output of the team
  • Collaborate closely with product management, product engineering, software architect, experience designer and other cross-functional cross-geo partners in delivering world class solutions to business problems
  • Manage project deliverables and risks, predicting impacts, avoiding derailments & pursuing actions with calculated risks
  • Build a culture of engineering excellence and continuous improvement with a focus on performance, scalability, privacy, and security
Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor or Master’s or equivalent degree in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent
  • 10+ years industry experience in software design & development with 5+ years’ experience as a software development manager
  • 5+ years’ experience in application backend development, preferably Python / Django
  • 3+ years’ experience industry experience in a hands-on DevOps role and relevant tools & practices, e.g. AWS, CI/CD, infrastructure as code, configuration management, etc.
  • Strong leadership qualities with the ability to create autonomous teams with clear accountability
  • Proven technical leadership skills, proven ability to coach others. Abilities to lead and influence up, down, and across the organization
  • Demonstrates mature judgment when making engineering decisions, and can reliably make the call between elegant and practical solutions
  • Experience with Agile development methodologies including Scrum and Test Driven Development
  • Excellent communication and consensus building abilities in a complex global organization
  • Successfully delivered and operated backend services on public cloud infrastructure over multi-year and multi-release cycles
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