About the Team
As the Manager of Team Nova, you will help drive and build best in class user experiences for the Knowledge Management product. This is one of two teams that helps build and maintain a native knowledge base that empowers our customers to create, categorize, maintain, track and secure articles.
We are looking for someone would be thrilled to lead a team of highly passionate, innovative and fun engineers who deliver a high quality product while pushing forward engineering initiatives. You will strive to create an engineering culture that supports our Workday core values and champion an environment of learning, growth and collaboration. We challenge ourselves with our work, but we also take time to bond as a team with fun games, lunches, happy hours or Hackathons.
About the Role
As a Software Development Engineering Manager, you will be responsible for executing on the product vision, working closely with the Product Manager and other stakeholders to scope, refine and break down projects, ensuring a high level of quality and timely delivery of these projects. You will guide the day-to-day technical work of the team, focusing on sound architecture, quality and building the right things, the right way.
As part of Team Nova you will:
Be the people leader for 4+ engineers of various disciplines and experience levels
Provide guidance to members of your team, knowing when to coach and when to mentor
Use your technical expertise to contribute towards building a best-in-class product
Set your team up for success by removing obstacles and supporting their personal and professional growth
Collaborate with the Product Manager to plan and prioritize work on your team’s roadmap
Be a member of the wider Engineering Leadership Team, meeting regularly with peers from other teams to discuss best practices and challenges
Be a strong advocate for the development process, engineering best practices, quality and culture of continuous improvement
Celebrate your team's successes!!!
2+ years of experience managing teams within a large development organization
Strong written and verbal communications skills, and the ability to work smoothly with both technical and non-technical audiences
Ability to balance multiple priorities and communicate across organizational boundaries
Experienced in working and collaborating with diverse teams in a dynamic, rapid growth environment using Scrum successful
A Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field
Passion for software development and building a strong engineering team
Ability to hire, empower and inspire the team
Job Type : Full-Time
Location : Victoria, BC
Experience Level : Senior Level