CA Technologies Manager, Software Engineering in Boulder, Colorado
Do you want to help eliminate barriers between ideas and business outcomes? We want you to bring your unique experiences and creative ideas to the table. CA Technologies provides software and solutions that help our customers to develop, manage, and secure complex IT environments to increase productivity and enhance competitiveness in their businesses. It’s our aim to encourage global collaboration and results-oriented innovation, while supporting and developing our talented people and our communities. CA Technologies will empower you to drive authentic success, for both the business and yourself in the application economy.
Marc Andreesen quipped in 2011, “Software is eating the world,” and Agile management is at the center of the feeding frenzy, spreading far beyond its origins in software development to the auto industry, routers, chip manufacturing, groceries, and retail.
At CA Technologies’ R&D Innovation Center in Boulder, Colorado we build products like CA Agile Central, formerly known as Rally, that enable companies to morph from slow-moving bureaucracies into places where trust, innovation, and rapid response to changing customer demands are the norm.
We think that radically transforming the way software is built and delivered is pretty exciting stuff, and we are looking for development managers who want to join the fun.
We are actively seeking a Development Manager who has a passion for leading technical teams and developing world class products. We are an Agile organization with a focus on team-based decision making and servant leadership. Managers that thrive at CA bring out the best in their teams through active participation, constant communication, and technical expertise. This is an excellent opportunity to get in with a one of a kind company and to make a direct impact on its success.
What You’ll Be Doing
Leading and contributing to a team of 5-6 of experienced software engineers working to develop highly performant REST services serving hundreds of millions of daily requests
Adding new features in our web services API or debugging and fixing a race condition that is causing cache corruption
We like to use the right tools for the job, so you'll be working with some of the latest technologies along with some tried and true technologies like: React.js, Webpack, Java and Oracle
Working closely with product management to ensure effective feature delivery, roadmap development, realistic estimates, and timely updates on progress
Mentoring & pairing with junior & senior developers, and finding ways to challenge them in their work
Engaging with other team leaders to ensure teams work collaboratively and that the overall effectiveness, efficiencies, and consistency of all engineering teams improves
What You Bring To The Table
7+ years of experience in the software industry
2+ years of people management experience
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Broad expertise in languages, frameworks and overall software architecture
Fluency in Java, Clojure, or another server side language like C#
Familiarity with messaging systems like Kafka, RabbitMQ, or ActiveMQ
Proven ability to successfully grow, lead, and mentor engineering teams
Experience with Agile software development methodologies, continuous integration, and test-driven development
Skilled at finding consensus among groups of strong-willed individuals and ability to influence others outside your direct reports (cat herding)
Experience working with distributed teams (preferred)
BA/BS in Computer Science/Engineering or other related degree, or relevant industry experience
More About Working at CA:*
CA has earned scores of Workplace Excellence awards in the last few years – and there’s a reason for that. Here you’ll have the opportunity to eliminate barriers for our customers and earn a competitive compensation and total rewards package – all while pushing the boundaries of what’s possible by collaborating with a diverse team of global innovators. In short, CA’s fun, diverse, and fast-paced culture has put us on the map as one of the best employers in Information Technology.
We offer competitive salary, company-sponsored premium Medical/Prescription & Dental Plans, company-paid Holidays, Vacation, Anniversary Service and Sick Days, 401(k) Plan, Education/Training Reimbursement, Charitable Gift Program, Adoption Assistance Program.
Learn more about CA Technologies and this opportunity now at http://ca.com/careers
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