Sr. Software Engineering Manager -

Sr. Software Engineering Manager

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Nuix is looking for a Sr. Software Engineering Manager to help lead a team of brilliant engineers in our Herndon office. You will collaborate with cross-functional (UI/UX design, DevOps, Performance and Security) and geographically distributed teams to create industry leading products for eDiscovery, Investigations and Cybersecurity. Our products help secure the world we live in, and we achieve this through cutting-edge technology, uncompromising service, and high-quality products that are capable and unique. In this role, you will be managing a group of software development engineers, partnering closely with product management, to ensure deliverables meet functional requirements, on time, with the highest quality. If you are passionate about delivering amazing products on robust technology with a driven, empowered team, this is the role for you.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead one or two teams of approximately 10 engineers.
  • Mentor and coach engineer of all skill levels
  • Provide regular feedback and coaching on job performance.
  • Oversee the development of products and/or components through the entire product lifecycle in a fast-paced agile environment.
  • Interface with other engineering teams and product managers to ensure projects are successful in both features and technical focus
  • Responsible for high-level architecture and infrastructure decisions.
  • Collaborate with peers across the organization to ensure seamless integration between products and components.
  • Must maintain strong technical expertise to install, troubleshoot, test and demonstrate the product or component your team is building.
  • Directly responsible for achieving and maintaining the highest levels of product quality.
  • Maintain a climate of fostering high levels of employee motivation, performance, and commitment.
  • Will have an opportunity to mentor less experienced Software Engineering Managers.

Employee engagement and team building are required to promote and maintain strong morale within engineering. In our cross-functional and geographically distributed environment you will need to be an excellent collaborator, who is able to network within the business and technical community establishing solid contacts. Influence, persuasion and conflict management skills are a must, along with excellent verbal/written communication ability. To be successful in this role, a candidate must have proven ability to build trust, inspire others, attract top talent, communicate effectively, gain commitment and align performance for success.

As a Senior Software Engineering Manager, you will report to the Head of Engineering and must be a strong technical leader as well as an independent, critical and analytic thinker who can rapidly adapt to changing business and customer demands.

Key Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Mathematics/Statistics or Engineering. Master’s degree preferred.
  • Must have 7+ years of experience leading teams of 6 or more engineers.
  • Must have 10 years of professional experience in software engineering. Experience building commercial products preferred.
  • Experience designing and building enterprise web applications.
  • Experience with HTTP and RESTful web services.
  • Some experience with Java, Spring, JavaScript and/or React.
  • Experience building software for the cloud (SaaS, Private Cloud, Hybrid Cloud) is strongly preferred.
  • Experience working with big data solutions like Hadoop, Elastic Stack, BDAS and Spark preferred.
  • Knowledge of Continuous Integration and Deployment tools.
  • Familiarity with Docker and/or Windows Containers.
  • Excellent interpersonal and relationship-building skills.
  • Must have strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience in eDiscovery, Cybersecurity and/or Investigations is highly desirable.

In return we will offer you:

A great working environment with a fast-growing global software company. Upon full time employment we offer competitive benefits and compensation including but not limited to: Paid Time Off, 401 K, dental, health and vision benefits.

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** Nuix is an Equal Opportunity Employer** 

About Us

At Nuix, we do things differently than our competitors. Our philosophy is about hiring the best from around the world and enabling them to do what they do best. We are committed to leading edge technology, fanatical customer service, and growing our business. Be part of the team that is changing the way electronic investigations, digital / cyber security and intelligence, information governance and eDiscovery are being conducted around the world.

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