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Manager, Software Engineering

Description

JOB SUMMARY

We are looking for a talented and enthusiastic person to become the newest member of our growing Tech team at American Financing. This candidate will be responsible for overseeing our Software Development Team Leads while working with our Product Team to coordinate current and upcoming projects. We are looking for ideas as well as execution. This team member will be a natural leader with a strong development background who can help facilitate projects across multiple teams while building a thorough understanding of our current solutions.  

 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Experience building scalable engineering solutions that are cloud compatible.
  • Able to collaborate with the product team and business to ensure projects align with overall company goals.
  • As both a leader and team player, the right candidate is adept at breaking through barriers and maintaining momentum when projects become challenging. Has the ability to keep smiling while keeping team members at all levels moving forward when frustrations are high.
  • Identifies and helps build processes that will unify systems and standardize code across the various teams.
  • Manages a team of Software Leads by coaching, developing, supporting, and retaining team members while maintaining an inclusive and positive attitude
  • Keeps a working knowledge of all projects in flight while communicating to upper management feedback on projects
  • Maintains a working knowledge of our software and applications and at times helps contribute to code to stay up to date on items being developed by the teams
  • Knowledgeable enough to identify strategic solutions while experienced enough to devise a comparable tactical alternative as the situation may require.

 

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or similar field
  • 5+ years in .Net (C#)
  • 1+ years Google Cloud Platform
  • 4+ years management experience
  • 2+ years mortgage industry knowledge
  • Ruby on Rails knowledge a plus
  • Working knowledge of Bitbucket and TFS
  • Ability to participate in and implement feedback from code reviews
  • SQL Server, Postgres, MongoDB and ORM knowledge
  • Database design and management experience
  • Strong ability to analyze and design software solutions
  • Experience with JIRA and agile methodologies
  • Strong working knowledge of security best practices
  • Good attitude and positive character a must
  • Strong troubleshooting skills
  • Effective time management and ability to float between multiple projects
  • Great team attitude and able to work comfortably with technical staff as well as business and non-technical individuals

 

BENEFITS AND PERKS 

  • Medical, Dental and Vision 
  • Paid Long Term Disability 
  • Paid Holidays, Time Off, Sick, Maternity/Paternity Leave 
  • On-Site massage therapists, yoga classes, fitness center, fully stocked kitchen, interactive game room, local event and concert tickets 
  • Voluntary FSA and Dependent Care Accounts 
  • Voluntary coverage (Life Insurance, Short Term & Long Term Disability, Accident & Cancer) 
  • Voluntary Identity and Legal Shield coverage 
  • Voluntary Employee Assistance and Travel programs 

About Us

At American Financing, we’re innovators with imagination. We’re fast-paced and fun. And we’re a collaborative group that respects and values the individuality of all employees.  Together, we do what it takes to help borrowers achieve their financial goals. And we stay ahead of the competition by challenging ourselves to become more efficient. We are one of the fastest-growing national mortgage lenders because we don't follow the status quo.  Wherever your passions lie, you can find rewarding work and new opportunities here.   Casual work environment  Family-owned, Customer-focused  Denver Post Top Workplace  Top 50 Family-Owned Business  Best of Colorado Business  Inc. 5000 Fastest-growing Private Company   

Details

Level
Management
Location
Aurora, CO
Type
Full Time
Education
4 Year Degree
Compensation
$120,000.00 - $130,000.00 Salary/year
Travel %
None
Department
Information Technology
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