Manager, Software Development – Toronto

As THE leader in transit technology, Clever Devices’ vision is to make meaningful contributions to worldwide mobility. Our goal is to be the leading provider of smart, sustainable technology that improves the quality of mobility in communities around the world. We are continuing to grow, and are looking to add a Manager, Software Development to our team of passionate Developers in our Toronto office.

As a Software Development Manager, you will be responsible for leading a team of software engineers in the development of new features and enhancing existing features to one or more of Clever Devices’ products. The Software Development Manager is expected to be hands-on in the development process with the ability to make code changes when necessary.

Technical environment includes:  C#/.NET, Test Driven Development, SQL Server, Agile (Scrum), OOD

Primary Responsibilities

  • Manage and mentor a team of software engineers on software development best practices.
  • Oversee all technical aspects of one or more of Clever Devices’ software products. This includes:
    • analyzing and making decisions on the technical direction of the product
    • understand and discuss technical concepts with technical and non-technical staff
    • triage of issues from the field
    • working with product management to understand requirements and develop a technical solution with the team
  • analyzing and making decisions on the technical direction of the product
  • understand and discuss technical concepts with technical and non-technical staff
  • triage of issues from the field
  • working with product management to understand requirements and develop a technical solution with the team
  • Delivery of high-quality software releases on a predictable schedule.
  • Analyze, recommend and implement process changes within the team to improve quality and productivity.
  • Perform code-reviews of team member’s code.

Skills Required

  • Exceptional knowledge of Object-Oriented Design and algorithms.
  • Experience with Test Driven Development (TDD) and ensuring that unit tests are created prior to writing programming code and that any programming code is structured in such a way to maximize testability.
  • Demonstrated experience developing large-scale, high-availability applications and systems.
  • Exceptional problem solving, issue-resolution, ability to work in a deadline-driven work environment and ability to multi-task.
  • Ability to quickly and independently learn about new technologies, business and technical terms and concepts is essential.
  • Ability to discern between value-added and frivolous work.
  • Dedicated to continuous education by obtaining industry-related certifications and training.
  • Ability to collaborate with multiple departments and teams, demonstrating high-quality interpersonal skills, including good listening skills, respectful treatment of others, and professional behavior contributing to a positive and enjoyable environment.
  • Ability to work as part of a team and also individually with a self-starter (“can do”) attitude.
  • Comfortable speaking and interacting with technical and non-technical people.
  • Excellent research, analytical, and organization skills with an exceptional eye for detail.
  • Ability to perform work activities according to set priorities and delivery timelines.
  • Ability to take constructive criticism.
  • Ability to perform work activities for multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Diploma or degree in Computer Science or Engineering is required.

Send Resume and Cover Letter to recruiting@cleverdevices.com