Software Development Manager
Verint Systems Inc. - Alpharetta, GA

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As a key leadership role reporting to Director, Engineering the Manager, Software Engineering is accountable for managing the team as well as coordinating resources and processes using Agile Methodology to deliver software releases while participating in defining the strategy for the product development team by driving initiatives that deliver on the Verint’s product vision.

Principal Duties and Essential Responsibilities:
  • Work together with the Product Owner to plan and execute projects, ensure that teams have appropriate product and technical specifications, direction and resources to deliver products effectively by establishing realistic estimates for timelines while ensuring that project remain on target to meet deadlines;
  • Contribute to usability or functional testing by installing product to stay in touch with product and its quality;
  • Continuously be on the lookout for optimizations in the development team to improve productivity;
  • Serve as subject matter expert in specialized areas of technology and keep abreast in related technologies;
  • Work closely with the Product Owner, services and support to understand the system’s functional and non-functional requirements;
  • Collaborate with Product Management in defining the product vision;
  • Evolve the existing software system application and architecture in various areas as needed;
  • Coordinate release and sprint planning;
  • Conduct daily scrum meetings;
  • Help team resolve both technical problems as well as human resource issues;
  • Monitor individual employee performance;
  • Provide leadership and guidance to coach, motivate and lead team members to their optimum performance levels and career development;
Minimum Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent education and/or experience;
  • Minimum of 5 years of management/leadership experience in a software development organization;
  • Minimum of 7 years’ experience in design, development and delivering software products to market;
  • Strong leadership, project management, time management, and problem solving skills;
  • Must have hands-on coding experience;
  • Experience in building web-based applications using J2EE or .Net;
  • Experience with Java script based UI with technologies such as AJAX, JQuery or ExtJS;
  • Experience with databases such as SQL Server or Oracle;
  • Experience developing applications using Hibernate & Spring;
  • Successful completion of Verint background screening process including, but not limited to, employment verifications, criminal search, OFAC, and SS verification;
Interpersonal Skills
  • Self-motivated, detailed, team player who is a quick learner with a strong focus on results;
  • Strong desire to keep abreast in related technologies;
  • Outstanding interpersonal & communication skills;
  • Ability to perform successfully under tight project deadlines.
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