Development Team Lead

Job ID
Research & Development - Software Development or Programming
Pos. Type
Full Time

Company Overview

At Nuance, we empower people with the ability to seamlessly interact with their connected devices and the digital world around them.  We are creating a world where technology thinks and acts the way people do by designing the most human, natural, and intuitive ways of interacting with technology.


Our nimble technology uses analytics and advanced algorithms to transform the inanimate into animate and reduce complicated processes into simple ones.


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Join our Mobile team…intelligent systems now ready for the road. We are passionate about developing intelligent interfaces that enable people to talk to their cars, phones, devices, and other smart “things”.


Join our Enterprise team…great customer service starts here. We design virtual assistants for intelligent and effortless customer service helping customers find the information they need using whatever channel they prefer.


Join our Imaging team…greater document flexibility for more personal productivity.  We are passionate about designing and building secure technology that empowers companies to gain control of their document management processes and ensure their proprietary and customer information is protected.

Job Summary

As a Development Team Lead you’ll be managing a team of C++ Developers working on an exciting new project integrating our best-known flagship products. As Lead you’ll be expected to take product ownership and work closely with stakeholders in all relevant teams.



  • Hands on management of the Development team, identify tasks, assign, and follow up on resolution
  • Follow a development methodology (like SCRUM) to define sprint scope
  • Create and review technical specifications
  • Drive the team to provide delivery estimations to maintain and communicate a high-level delivery roadmap
  • Define product Development tasks
    • break down from requirements
    • based on field issues, escalations
  • People management
  • Work with stakeholders like Product Management, Senior Management, peer Dev team leads, QA team leads
  • Occasional code review


Required Skills:

  • Experience with software development and software quality assurance methodologies
  • Insight into Enterprise application architecting
  • Overview of Continuous Integration (CI) concepts and tools
  • Familiarity with C++ is an advantage but C# or Java are also useful
  • Knowledge of MS TFS Source Control, Requirement, Bug management
  • Technologies: TCP/IP, JSON, XML, AJAX, JavaScript, SQL
  • MS Server OS, SQL Servers
  • Very good command of English: both written and oral
  • Presentation experience to international audience

Preferred Skills:

  • imaging technologies, enterprise capture and printing solutions
  • Office 365
  • Dropbox, GoogleDrive,, OneDrive
  • iManage, OpenText eDOCS, OpenText Livelink
  • ActiveDirectory and LDAP
  • SQLServer
  • Web servers: Tomcat, IIS
  • Cloud technologies Azure and/or AWS
  • Security concepts (SSL/TLS, encryptions)
  • Solutions for mobile devices (tablets, smart phones)     


Additional Information

Nuance Communication Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics. The EEO is the Law poster is available here: . If you need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process, please call 781-565-5000 – Human Resources Department and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.


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