Software Development Manager (consultant) (Eliassen_245567) Blue Ash, Ohio

Job Number: 245567

Software Development Manager (consultant)

Our Cincinnati-Based client is looking for a Software Development Manager for a 1 + year engagement. They will be charted with leading the integration of Quality Engineering; implementing development methodologies (Scrum/Agile/Kanban) best practices etc.; and drive improvements in velocity of product/release delivery; champion continuous integration and deployment  etc.


  • BS or BA degree in a related field or significant relevant work experience
  • 5+ years management experience overall
  • 2+ years of experience managing development when critical product features where being delivered by multiple teams and vendors requiring significant communication and coordination, spanning back-end systems to the presentation layer
  • Proven ability to lead the development of implementation plans for the release management to deploy
  • 7+ years total software development experience
  • 3+ years of experience in a manager role (people management)
  • 3+ years as a software developer/engineer with significant technical contributions
  • Excellent written and verbal communication, problem solving, interpersonal, and time management skills, proven ability to delegate tasks to smaller teams to get results
  • Strong understanding of database structures
  • Experience with source code management tools and defect tracking systems mandatory
  • Familiarity with advanced software/testing methodologies such as TDD
  • Familiarity with designing systems to intrinsically support quality and performance testing
  • Experience with monitoring systems and approaches
  • Proven success with large enterprise MDM or ERP implementations
  • Experience with technologies like SQL, Tibco CIM/MDM, Tibco BW, Tibco BE, Oracle Retail ERP, relational databases, Java,. ExtJS framework, JSON and SOA are a plus
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills are a MUST