Alight, Inc.

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About Alight, Inc.

Job Description

The Role  

We are seeking a seasoned Software Engineering Manager to play a central role in growing our organization and delivering enhanced analytic and collaboration features to our customers. This is your opportunity to make a large impact at a growing company. 

You are: 

  • A hands-on manager who can help us grow our software development team. 
  • Passionate about leading teams and providing individual technical mentorship to engineers. 
  • Willing and able to take on additional management responsibilities as the development team grows. 
  • Excited about developing complex web-based distributed platforms. 
  • Eager to learn new technologies and apply them in solving complex business problems. 
  • An excellent communicator (written and verbal), with the demonstrated ability to interact with all levels of employees and customers. 
  • Able to collaborate well with others and thrive with challenging assignments. 
  • A self-starter, able to perform work with minimal supervisory direction.  

Desired Background: 

  • At least 8 years significant experience as a software engineer in a formal product development environment. 
  • Managed or been technical lead of teams of 3-8 engineers for at least 2 years, with hiring and direct employee reporting and development responsibility. 
  • 5 or more years of JavaScript coding experience. 
  • Demonstrated technical expertise in some of our technologies: JavaScript, AngularJS, Node.js, Cassandra, HTML5, WebSockets and REST web services, Docker, and AWS. 
  • Implemented successful solutions to a wide variety of challenges in application architecture, design and coding, functionality and usability, and optimization. 
  • Demonstrated recent experience in advanced JavaScript development, as this is not a management-only position. 
  • Passion for managing people and being responsible for the hiring of new developers and pro-actively leading their career development. 
  • BS in computer science or computer engineering. 

Responsibilities: 

  • Lead a team of engineers to deliver new features aligned with our company goals and customer's needs. 
  • Define, shape, and develop product features and releases with a cross-functional team. 
  • Champion and drive our software development lifecycle. 
  • Provide design and quality feedback in code reviews. 
  • Create proof of concepts. 
  • Provide inspiring leadership and guidance to coach, motivate and lead team members to reach their full potential. 
  • Interface with partner and third-party systems, using common web services protocols and transports. 
  • Actively participate in the hiring of new developers.
Headquarters
Size
94 employees

Tech Stack

  • Cloudflare DNS
  • Rackspace MailGun
  • Outlook
  • Pardot
  • Microsoft Office 365
  • CloudFlare Hosting
  • Nginx
  • WordPress.org
  • Google Font API
  • Google Analytics
  • Gravity Forms
  • Varnish
  • Facebook Login (Connect)
  • ShareThis
  • Google Tag Manager
  • Facebook Widget
  • Greenhouse.io
  • Vimeo
  • CloudFlare
  • Google Maps
  • Bootstrap Framework
  • Bootstrap Framework v3.1.1
Alight, Inc.

130 Battery Street, San Francisco, California, United States, 94111