Software Engineer Manager 8/19/2019

The Internet Truckstop, LLC d/b/a Truckstop.com Fox River Grove, IL

Location
Fox River Grove, IL
AJE Ref #
584613298
Job Classification
Full Time
Job Type
Regular
Company Ref #
REF# 9075.002
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Manages the Software Development department whose staffs role is to efficiently design and implement software solutions for the transportation industry; little travel to various unanticipated locations throughout the U.S. and Canada; works closely with Project Management Office (PMO) to take an active leadership role in driving improvements in the software development methodologies that contribute to successful project delivery; performs initial assessments to provide estimates for proposed development tasks; works closely with Technical Product Owners and Scrum masters to plan sprints, releases, and development activities; utilizes Cordova, Objective-C, Swift and Java; tracks and reports progress of the projects against key milestones; keeps stakeholders updated through the development cycle and acts as a liaison with relevant parties, including PMO, Quality Assurance, other development teams, production support, infrastructure support, etc. to facilitate the release process; provides coaching, mentoring, and support to direct reports in both technical and non-technical issues to ensure growth and productivity among team members; leads root-cause analysis, communicates options for resolution, and provides recommendations to customer-facing technology problems in a timely manner; manages local, offshore, and remote teams; establishes and communicates knowledge of application development best practices; contributes to process improvements within the organization; establishes a process for consistent and predictable delivery of new applications and software enhancements in rapid iterations; leads the design and development of software for the iOS and Android platforms; and oversees implementations of single page applications using Angular and REST and API backend services for mobile applications in PHP. Must have Bachelors Degree in Information Systems or Engineering. Must have two (2) years of experience in the job offered or as an Engineer. Three (3) months of aforementioned experience must have included all of the following: 1) Cordova, Objective-C, Swift; 2) Java Angular, PHP; and 3) Design and development of software for the iOS and Android Platforms.