We are looking for an exceptional Software Development Manager to help us build and manage agile team in a Gdansk, Poland office.
As the leader of our team in a new location, we need your expertise to hire the best talent, build a team culture that melds with the unique automotiveMastermind (aM) values, and help us discover how this team will best fit into the greater engineering effort.
Who you are :
In this role, you will build and manage a team of talented engineers contributing to key parts of the aM mission. You will be an instrumental member of our unique, people first culture, where your blend of collaboration, technical prowess, cross functional interactions, team mentorship, and overall problem solving will be relied upon to lead your team towards continual improvement in software engineering excellence.
You bring a combination of expertise in hiring in the local Gdansk software engineering market, an understanding of building cloud based software products, experience working with US based companies as a geographically extended portion of the team, and are skilled at driving high efficiency engineering teams using Agile methodology.
As a Software Development Manager , you will :
Help define and drive the recruiting and hiring efforts for the first team based in a new location; as well as establishing the model for future teams as growth continues
Directly manage and mentor a team of software professionals, growing members through technical and career advancement to consistently up-level the team
Drive your team through successful and efficient execution of projects, while continuously staying focused on improving efficiency, quality and maintaining our unique people driven culture
Coordinate with US based company peers spanning Product Management, CTO, Technical Anchors, Data Science, UX, and Executive leaders to ensure the right things are being done at the right time
Contribute your experience and thought leadership related to running a Gdansk based extension of a larger engineering team to help determine the right mix of work and projects for your team to own
As a Software Development Manager , you will be expected to bring :
10+ years’ overall experience professionally developing software products
Have directly supervised and mentored software development staff
Demonstrated success leading projects in dynamic, fast moving environments
Solid experience in delivering software in an Agile framework
Skills in growing Engineering staff from recruitment through onboarding through ensuring that the individuals on your team are expanding their own skills
Fluency in English and Polish, spoken and written
You will also need established experience in and / or knowledge of :
Cloud / SaaS / Web Services development, using SOA / microservices architectures
Experienced with hands on full stack development in progressive stacks, such as .NET, MEAN, Java / Spring, Go, Python
Familiarity with building on and deploying containerized services to 3rd party platforms such MS Azure, Google Cloud and AWS
Knowledge applying a test driven CI / CD framework and culture at a team level
A background with Big Data driven analysis and productization nice to have
The ability to break down and drive solutions to technical problems as they arise
We offer :
Access to the most interesting information technologies
The ability to implement your own ideas and solutions
Participation in conferences and training
Three days for charity / volunteering
Chillout & fun room (table tennis, table football, Xbox, billiards)
Attractive benefits package (private health care, life insurance, MultiSport card)
Fruit days, Coffee, tea, chocolate
It is the policy of IHS Markit to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and / or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.
In addition, IHS Markit will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. We maintain a drug-
free workplace. For candidates in the US, we are a participant in E-Verify (see link below).