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Manager of Product Development

Manager, Product Development

Are you passionate about working with smart people on challenging problems in an environment that values hard work, integrity and teamwork? Want the opportunity to work with state of the art cloud technologies, containers and orchestration systems, and microservices?

Position Summary:

Manage activities of software development, quality engineering, and infrastructure & tooling functions for delivering software components and microservices integrated in public and private cloud architecture. Key responsibilities are to develop and manage people, lead project planning, run the agile process, understand and streamline processes across multiple teams for efficiency, facilitate communication, and offer product vision. This is a first-level management position. A majority of the work on these projects is open source (on GitHub) and allows for direct interaction with users.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Manage team of engineers, provide leadership – both from technical and management perspective
  • Coordinate project timelines with cross-functional teams, determine scope of work over planning cycle, assign resources, monitor progress and results
  • Maintain strong focus towards on-time delivery of releases with high quality
  • Optimize processes, workflows, and decisions enabling development teams to iterate quickly
  • Meet with internal teams and partners to articulate product architecture and roadmap, assist in gathering and prioritizing requirements
  • Hire and cultivate great talent

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Skilled in leading software development teams (as technical-lead and/or manager)
  • Basic understanding of a broad set of ADC technologies
  • Basic knowledge of cloud technologies (both public and private, such as AWS, Azure, or OpenStack)
  • Basic knowledge of container and orchestration systems such as Docker, Kubernetes, Cloud Foundry, Mesos, etc.
  • Basic knowledge of network and web technologies
  • Desire to promote automation as part of testing and infrastructure
  • Ability to collaborate and thrive in a dynamic high performing environment
  • Good written and verbal communication skills


  • Bachelor’s degree or higher
  • 5+ years software development experience, and 2+years as a technical leader and/or manager
  • Coding experience in languages such as Python, Go, Javascript or C++


Equal Employment Opportunity

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