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Software Engineering Manager

Date:  Mar 26, 2021
Location: 

Seattle, WA, US

Requisition ID:  29707

About Avaya

Businesses are built by the experiences they provide, and every day millions of those experiences are delivered by Avaya Holdings Corp. (NYSE: AVYA). Avaya is shaping what's next for the future of work, with innovation and partnerships that deliver game-changing business benefits. Our cloud communications solutions and multi-cloud application ecosystem power personalized, intelligent, and effortless customer and employee experiences to help achieve strategic ambitions and desired outcomes. Together, we are committed to help grow your business by delivering Experiences that Matter. Learn more at www.avaya.com.

Job Information

 

Avaya is shaping the future of cloud-based telecom services. To achieve this, we blend of a variety of disciplines (such as NLP, data mining, machine learning, big data, semantic web, graph stores, cloud computing) in an effort to understand our customers and the things they're excited about. To complement our complex algorithms and extensive data analyses, we create elevated and inspirational mobile and web features across the entire communication experience. We are also incredibly intent on solving some of the most complex computing problems to be found in industry and academia, and we get to test our solutions in the real world every day.

On a day-to-day basis, you'll be part of and leading a small, close-knit team of Engineers that are incredibly technical, agile, data-driven, and highly collaborative. You will be building the core services that our world class product, which spans across the globe, will depend on.

If you're as passionate as we are about making the Avaya platform increasingly awesome for our customers, we'd love to chat with you! We're seeking a highly talented, driven and motivated Software Engineering Manager with big ideas, who is also obsessed with finding new, intuitive, and engaging ways to interact with our customers, automating customer self-service, improving quality of service, and providing business analytics to deliver a superior customer experience.

 

Requirement

10+ years professional experience in software development

5+ years professional Java software development; Experience in Go and other languages a plus.

3+ years as a manager in software engineering

Experience with multiple product life cycles

Knowledge of Computer Science fundamentals (object-oriented design, algorithm design, data structures, problem solving, and complexity analysis)

Demonstrable and clear understanding of multi-threading and distributed systems concepts and best-practices

Experience developing cloud software services and an understanding of design for scalability, performance, and reliability

Job Responsibility

You will be a Software Engineering Manager on the Avaya Cloud platform.

Lead a team of 5-7 working on core services within the Avaya Cloud platform.

Participate in the Avaya SDLC

Coach, mentor and develop engineers to work at their highest potential. Constantly raising the bar for both your team and all the teams in the organization.

Drive modern software engineering practices into your team

Code reviews and occasional coding.

Other Skills

Experience with distributed systems, micro services, scalability, and reliability

Basic understanding of front-end technologies and platforms, such as JavaScript, HTML5, and CSS3

Experience with Amazon Web Services

Knowledge of Scrum, Kanban, TDD or other agile methodologies

Excellent verbal and written communications skills

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Education

Bachelor degree or equivalent experience
Advance Degree preferred

Preferred Certifications

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