Software Engineering Manager

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Job title: Software Engineering Manager

Company: Micro Focus

Job description: Software Engineering Manager

Job Description:

Who We Are

Micro Focus is one of the world’s largest enterprise software providers, delivering the mission-critical software that keeps the digital world running. We combine pragmatism, discipline, and customer-centric innovation to deliver trusted, proven solutions that customers need in order to succeed in today’s rapidly evolving marketplace. That’s high tech without the drama.

About the opportunity

The Engineering Manager is responsible for end-to-end software development and delivery and has end-to-end ownership for the products/features owned by his/her teams. He/she is expected to help evolve and define the product features working with various product stakeholders, in the area of enterprise software development, and is abreast with related technologies. He/she is responsible for managing and coordinating resources and processes in order to make quality & timely deliveries.


  • Provides direct and ongoing leadership for a team of individual contributors designing and developing new products, enhancements, and updates and coordinating projects for end-user applications software running on local, networked, and Internet-based platforms.
  • Manages headcount, deliverables, schedules, and costs for multiple ongoing projects, ensuring that resources are appropriately allocated and that goals, objectives, timelines, and budgets are met in accordance with program and organizational roadmaps.
  • Communicates project status and escalates issues to direct managers, program managers, and internal and external development partners.
  • Manages relationships with outsourced partners and suppliers, including setting expectations regarding deliverables, product quality, schedules, and costs; ensures that team members are effectively communicating and collaborating with outsourced resources.
  • Proactively identifies opportunities for process improvement and cost reduction opportunities.
  • Provides people-care management for assigned team members, including hiring, setting, and monitoring of annual performance plans, coaching, and career development; ensures that proper knowledge and career development tools are in place to support ongoing team member and process development.

Education and Experience Required:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or equivalent.
  • 12+ years of software development experience building large-scale and highly distributed applications, including 2-4 years of people and project management experience.

Required skills:

  • Strong people management and leadership skills, including coaching, team-building, and conflict resolution.
  • Advanced project management skills including time and risk management, resource prioritization, and project structuring.
  • Good understanding of object-oriented concepts and design.
  • Good programming experience using C/C++/C#/Java, Web services, UI/UX, etc
  • Experience in Windows/Linux/macOS development.
  • Experience in enterprise application software development using agile development methodologies like SCRUM.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, including negotiation, presentation, and influence skills.
  • Advanced business acumen, technical knowledge, and extensive knowledge in applications and technologies.
  • Strong multi-tasking and prioritization skills.
  • Strong communication skills (e.g. written, verbal, presentation).
  • Good understanding of the company’s policies and processes.

Desirable skills

  • Understanding of the Security domain.
  • Cryptography and networking security.
  • Cloud technologies and cloud application development.

Job: Engineering

Micro Focus is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, colour, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship or any other legally protected status

Expected salary:

Location: Bangalore, Karnataka

Job date: Fri, 19 Aug 2022 06:56:45 GMT

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