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Senior Software Engineering Manager

100% Remote only position open to applicants from EU, UK, USA, and Canada.


We’re a team of 70+ thinkers, doers, and product Kung-Fu experts. Together, we find a way, we make it happen, and we always get the job done right. We make awesome software products for well known companies that people love.

We are looking for a seasoned and experienced development manager ideally with a strong background in 3D Graphics, has been a developer before, and has managed a team of developers for more than 3 years over various projects who currently resides in the EU, UK, USA, or Canada. If that sounds like you keep reading.

Founded over 10 years ago we work for the World's Best Enterprises, Startups, and VC's. Our customers include Epic Games, AUDI, BMW, AMD, Intel, IKEA, Adidas, and many other wonderful brands.

We do all things Digital and Visual, 3D, Pipelines, Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality, Mixed Reality, Apps, and Web.

Check out our highlight reel of what we have built: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pcbLwkupqJE

400+ successful projects delivered, 90+ happy clients.

Come make a masterpiece with us and join one of the best teams you can imagine working on great projects.

Join us, and in return - we will give you great work, great clients, great team, and a long term great profitable relationship.

You'll be playing a key role in each project and will be continuously learning new technologies and working on cutting edge products. Most of all, you'll enjoy your work and the people you work with and we'll do all that we can to help you meet and exceed your goals.

Conditions:

  • Work from anywhere in the world but will have to work in CET time zone (Slightly preferred: Europe, Eastern Europe, or East Coast USA).

  • Contractor role – long term, full time and you invoice us. Not an employee position.

  • Unless otherwise stated, a minimum of ~20 to max 40 hours per week - must be able to work weekdays - not weekends.

  • Must be an individual not a development agency.

  • As part of our hiring process you will have a video interview.

  • Strong communication English skills are required.

Key Responsibilities:

  • As a Senior Development Manager, you will be responsible for guiding agile software development teams and managing projects from the conceptual stages through the development cycle.

  • You will ensure that the development process, architecture, and standards are followed. You will also be responsible for the team’s code quality, delivery schedule, and cost of the project.

  • Manage software development teams working on a vast range of technologies, specifically 3D graphics (WebGL, AR, VR, Unreal Engine, OpenGL, …), mobile, web, cloud, and many other languages and technologies.

  • Foster a high performing Agile based culture of trust, teamwork, empowerment, accountability, responsiveness, and communication. Set boundaries, success criteria, and measure progress. Suggest success patterns and call out anti- patterns.

  • Minimize roadblocks and maximize opportunities to keep all members of the teams productive, engaged, and fulfilled in their roles.

  • Manage to budget and estimates and communicate when things need to change.

  • You will regularly discuss short- and long-term architectural objectives and occasionally advise on solutions approach, where applicable.

  • Will be managing multiple projects at once.

  • Be able to build trust, encourage an attitude of proactive responsibility and a sense of ownership towards the tasks and projects at hand.

  • Help form and create Specifications and Statements of Work.

  • Lead the process to breakdown complex projects to definable tasks and estimates.

  • Communicate and manage customers and set expectations.

  • Collaborate with leads and production to plan, define, and scope features for projects.

Requirements:

  • High and low level architecture, including strong object oriented design concepts

  • Iterative software development principles

  • Ability to lead a product team, delivering tangible value to customers and the business

  • 3D engine experience

  • Excellent communication and leadership skills, including mentorship ability

  • ~5+ years of software development experience

  • ~3+ years of demonstrated management experience (both projects and people)

  • A passion for 3D graphics development

  • Exceptional production skills and data-driven decision making

  • Understanding of modern software engineering and delivering software products on time and on budget

  • Familiar with a broad range of design principles as they apply to software development

  • Ability to provide clear direction, set measurable goals and give insight on industry trends

Qualifications:

  • Ideally, a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, or related field.

  • Prior experience owning end-to-end product delivery and managing/leading a diverse software engineering team.

  • ~5+ years professional experience as an engineer including hands-on technical team management.

  • Experience with graphics APIs (WebGL, OpenGL, Metal, DirectX, ...).

  • Bonus to have an understanding of Unreal Engine

  • Detailed understanding of the OS, graphics, networking, and other sub- systems.

  • Experience shipping products requiring stringent runtime performance practices, such as complex mobile or 3D applications or games.

  • Experience working across disciplines to drive solutions.

Additional Information:

  • Frequency: Per hour

  • Remote Job: Fully remote and open to candidates from EU, UK, Canada and USA

  • Employment type: Contract - renewable yearly

  • Commitment: 20-40 hours per week

  • You can see the job description here and apply directly: https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/3664930831

Posted a month ago

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