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Senior Manager, Software Development

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Workday has an immediate opening for a Senior Manager in our fast growing Media Cloud Engineering organization located in Victoria, BC.

You will lead a dynamic team of software managers and developers and will be responsible for delivering rich and engaging media experiences that empower our customers to capture and share knowledge, communicate, learn new skills, and grow their careers. The team’s overall goal will be to ensure successful delivery of features in an agile environment while safeguarding the high quality our customers expect from Workday applications.

The software we build has an impact on millions of people. Our customers include Amazon, Netflix, Patagonia, Sony, Toyota, and many more great companies around the world.

The role:

  • Lead and manage software development teams to build and maintain Workday’s media platform
  • Recruit top talent to build a strong team in a rapidly growing environment
  • Foster a fun and productive development environment
  • Coordinate releases that span multiple teams and technologies
  • Mentor managers and team members for career growth and personal development
  • Work closely with Product Management and Quality Assurance to determine release scope and ensure that features meet requirements
  • Build productive relationships with stakeholders throughout the organization and keep them informed throughout the development cycle
  • Ensure projects are planned, estimated, scheduled and delivered on-time with high quality
  • Hold yourself and others accountable for understanding and consistently practicing our values 

You have:

  • Managed teams and managers within a large development organization
  • Passion for software development and customer satisfaction
  • Ability to build strong relationships with diverse teams within an organization
  • Delivered software in a SaaS environment and understand the benefits and impacts on customers
  • Expertise in object oriented software design and development
  • Deep understanding of how Agile Scrum teams deliver on shared commitments
  • Attention to detail and deep understanding of engineering best practices
  • Excellent communication skills to keep everyone informed and motivated
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent experience

Nice if you have:

  • Experience with Enterprise Financial and/or HCM Products & systems
  • Experience with delivering content such as multimedia or streaming video

Posted: October 2, 2018
Closes: December 1, 2018
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Workday is a leading provider of enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources. Founded in 2005, Workday delivers financial management, human capital management, and analytics appli...