Software Development Manager


Software Development Manager (Madrid):

We have a great opportunity in an American e-commerce and cloud computing company. They’re building a new team in Madrid to develop software improving the Customer Experience on their websites and apps.

This job role manages Team Leaders - Software Engineers at the company and will work closely with multiple business and technology platform and service teams.


About the Team:

The ingestion pipeline uses AWS, speech to text and alignment software. This technology and feature is a key strategic differentiator for the Company and you will manage a team of skilled engineers to ensure it is scaled, performant, and operating with a high degree of quality.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Ownership of the complete software development lifecycle; defining, prioritizing, designing, and leading implementation and testing of new features within a fast paced, Agile environment
  • Define, manage and improve the software and product development processes by working closely with high-performance engineers
  • Execution against project plans and delivery commitments; Manage the day-to-day activities of the engineering team
  • Architect and develop the best technical design and implementation approach with the overall product line goals and objectives in mind
  • Maintain a hands-on approach to deliver high scale platforms for one of the flagship offerings
  • Ensure the delivery of quality releases through management of direct reports; conduct code reviews
  • Management of departmental resources, staffing, mentoring, and enhancing to maintain a best-in-class engineering team


Basic Qualifications

  • Proven success building, motivating and retaining high-performance engineering teams
  • History of delivering customer-driven software products at a high scale in a fast paced, technology first, rapid-growth company
  • Ability to lead positive change, empower people, cultivate product technology visions and innovative solutions
  • Experienced decision maker and driver with the ability to articulate product vision and roadmap.
  • Prior success as a software engineer, subject matter expert, strategic influencer on the direction of the product design and development.
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively across teams & multiple division stakeholders

Preferred Qualifications

  • You might also have experience with EC2, SNS, SQS, DynamoDB and S3. Web dev knowledge is a bonus as well.

We have a comprehensive benefits package but here are some of the fun perks:

  • All the snacks you can eat
  • 25% fitness reimbursement
  • Endless company sponsored events
  • Transit reimbursement, paid parking
  • Tuition assistance

Are you the one we are looking for? Don´t hesitate to contact me [email protected] / +34 666 10 18 35.

Alejandro Rodríguez, Principal Consultant - Your e-Frontiers consultant for this job

Alejandro Rodríguez is Principal Consultant with e-Frontiers. Based in Madrid office, Alejandro sources candidates across all IT role types for Spain and Ireland. His network is currently being built up around Top Software Engineer profiles with specialising in Python, Java, Scala, PHP, Javascript, .Net, Big Data. He has experience working with some of the leading recruitment companies in Spain. His career has been linked to the technology and engineering sectors. Specialized in talent acquisition within a global scope, he has placed people in technical roles both nationally and internationally. Alejandro studied a Degree in Psychology and Masters in Management and Human Resource Management. He prides himself about ethic and counselling during all the recruitment process.

Specialises in: Python, Ruby, C#, .NET, Java, C++, Business Intelligence, Oracle Developers, QA, Business Analysts, Architects