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Our client – originally an ETH spin-off in the Greater Zurich area – is a young, fast-growing and innovative, international, high-tech enterprise. Today it is part of a global hardware and software company specializing in the development, production and worldwide sales of sophisticated solutions. To strengthen the company’s branch in Zurich, specialized in the development and production of a unique cloud solution, we are looking for a result-oriented, male or female

Application Software Manager

The application software manager will be leading a group of agile teams that are dedicated to building great cloud enabled software. The software manager will provide technical and team leadership through coaching and men- toring. As a manager, you are enabling teams to successfully deliver their projects. The role will require you to plan and coordinate all activities across the full development and delivery life cycle. This will include working closely with project managers, architects, developers, testers, as well as liaising with key project stakeholders. We value leadership and the desire to make yourself and the others around you better.
  • Setting expectations and communicating schedule and architecture to both technical and non-technical teams
  • Leading technical efforts while growing the individual teams' ownership of the features and code
  • Managing and using data to help move teams and projects through the development process
  • Working with build and release teams to automate delivery and testing of the projects
  • Building and promote processes that get things done in a measurable way, through planning and releasing of software in short regular intervals
  • Managing training and other areas of continuous learning for your team
  • Recruitment of highly skilled and qualified developers
Minimum Qualifications
  • Bachelors in Engineering, Computer Science or commensurate work experience (transcripts required)
  • 5+ years' experience as a software developer and or technical lead
  • 3+ years leading engineering, implementing and supporting Amazon Web Services or Microsoft Azure infrastructure and topologies
  • Software development experience in one or more programming languages such as Java, J2EE, C#, Python, Node.js
  • Experience supporting Production applications or workloads in a cloud-based environment through the use of microservices and related patterns
  • Understanding of cloud ecosystem and leading-edge cloud emerging technologies
  • Experience in a variety of software development approaches and methodologies including Agile/Scrum ideally working with collocated and distributed teams
  • Understanding of how containerization, IaC, serverless and automation impact cloud related development
  • Solid understanding of object oriented design and programming principles
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • AWS: Certified Solutions Architect or MSFT: Azure Solutions Architect
  • Experience with tools such as Terraform, CloudFormation, Ansible, Docker, Kubernetes
  • Knowledge of video related technologies such as codecs, streaming and transcoding
  • Ability to work with Atlassian's JIRA, Confluence and Bitbucket
To meet these challenges, you are able to take advantage of your profound analytical, negotiation, entrepreneurial, communication and execution skills. Please send us your application by email. We thank you for your interest and look forward to hearing from you.
  • Job Title
    Application Software Manager
  • Branche
    Informatik / Telekommunikation
  • Berufsgruppe
  • Region
    Grossraum Zürich
  • Kennziffer
  • Ihr Berater
    Christian Vils
    Christian Vils - christian.vils (at)
    Rütistrasse 66
    CH-8032 Zürich
    +41 44 266 13 13
Christian Vils
Christian Vils