Manager, Software Engineering

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

Company Overview

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Job Summary

Lead and direct a software development team in the delivery of enterprise solutions, directing implementation for new features and enhancements while maintaining scalability, supportability and time-to-market.  This individual will have direct reporting responsibility for a team of Software Developers, including their performance and career development.     



  • Provide leadership to a team of Software Developers and direct their activities in the delivery of Print and Scan Management software solutions.  The focus area for this position is embedded software running on a number of Nuance partner platforms, e.g. Samsung, HP, Xerox, Ricoh, etc.  This position has responsibility for ongoing defect and new feature development and/or design work to support new platforms.
  • Oversee the analysis, design, development, debugging, and modification of complex software systems for delivery into global markets. This includes the preparation of technical documentation and providing written, concise proposals and recommendations.
  • Interact with project managers, marketing, sales, customers and other end users to define system or application requirements and capture in appropriate documentation.
  • May take a lead engineering role with multiple large/complex projects or customer accounts. Act as an escalation point for issues ranging from deployment and delivery to resource allocation.
  • Distribute and prioritize work assignments and monitor performance of team members. Select, develop, and evaluate performance of direct reports, ensuring an efficient and productive operation.
  • Create operational processes and procedures for their teams, ensuring processes are followed.
  • Devise strategic plans for their area and deliver on those plans. Devise/track key performance indicators to show progress and goal achievement against those plans.

Number of Years of Experience: 8+ Years


Required Skills:

  • 5+ years managing development teams
  • Demonstrated, strong problem solving skills
  • Experience with Windows Service/Application Development
  • Experience with C/C++ and/or Java with strong system level coding skills (opportunities available in both technology areas)
  • Experience with Enterprise solutions
  • Ability to review bug reports, form understanding, and action appropriately
  • Ability to work with a large code base and understand and provide fixes as needed
  • Experience with providing project status to senior Management
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience with Agile software development methodologies.
  • Track record of successfully delivering software with high quality.

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience with printing or scanning solutions a plus.
  • Experience with Microsoft SQL Server databases and deployments a plus.

Education: Degree in Computer Science or Engineering

Additional Information

In Montreal:

What we offer !

Unique environment for collaborative teamwork on cutting-edge technology:

  • Location is in the heart of downtown
  • Flexible hours
  • Transit reimbursement and parking

Contributing to and collaborating with international teams that drive innovation

  • Competitive benefit package:
  • 4 weeks’ vacation
  • 10 paid sick days
  • Bonus Plan, Group RRSP, Deferred Profit Sharing Plan, Employee Stock Purchase Plan

Award-winning Top Employer:

  • Canada's Top 100 Employers – 7 consecutive years
  • Montreal’s Top Employers – 6 consecutive years
  • Canada's Top Employers for Young People - 3 consecutive years

Ce que nous offrons!

Un environnement unique et collaboratif où vous travaillez avec les technologies de pointe :

  • Situé au cœur du centre-ville de Montréal
  • Horaire flexible
  • Allocation de transport en commun et de stationnement
  • Travail de concert avec des équipes à l’international afin de repousser les limites de l’innovation

Programme d’avantages sociaux concurrentiel :

  • 4 semaines de vacances
  • 10 congés de maladies payés
  • Régime de bonus annuel, REER collectif, Régimes de participation différée aux bénéfices (RPDB), Régime de rachat d’action pour les employés

Gagnant de prix à titre de meilleurs employeurs :

  • Canada's Top 100 Employers – pour 7 années consécutives
  • Canada's Top Employers for Young People - pour 3 années consécutives

In Waterloo:

What We Offer!

Unique environment for collaborative teamwork on cutting-edge technology:

  • Convenient location
  • Free parking
  • Flexible hours
  • Contributing to and collaborating with international teams that drive innovation

Competitive benefit package:

  • 4 weeks’ vacation
  • 10 paid sick days
  • 11 paid holidays
  • Bonus Plan, Group RRSP, Deferred Profit Sharing Plan, Employee Stock Purchase Plan

Award-winning Top Employer:

  • Canada’s Top 100 Employers – 7 consecutive years
  • Canada’s Top Employers for Young People – 3 consecutive years


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