Manager, Product Development SciQuest
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Job ID 2013-1954
Category Product Development
Type Regular Full-Time
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The Product Development Manager is responsible for building new features and functionality into SciQuest?s SelectSite production systems. The primary duties are to oversee the daily management and operations of the Product Development Teams. This individual will also implement the strategic vision for the Production Development Department. They will be expected to interface effectively with business users at all levels of
management, and might occasionally be asked to act as a back-up for Senior IT management.
Managing Development Strategically ? Coordinates strategic planning with Management. Lead the Product Development Teams to document the project scope, objectives, and added value or benefit expectations. Work with product marketing to define product direction and roadmap. Maintain strong working relationships inside and outside of SciQuest to facilitate alignment with strategic direction.
Managing Day-to-Day Product Development ? Sets operational goals and key performance indicators to measure and continuously improve team performance and results. Allocates resources as necessary and directs staff toward project delivery. Provides timely escalation of critical development problems to the appropriate level of senior staff. Provide support and coverage for production stability. Create and review customer documentation and presentations (webinars, release notes, product documentation, release communications, etc.)
Managing Team Development ? Recruit, motivate, retain and develop Production Development team members. Work with team to motivate and inspire employees to accomplish individual and company goals.
Managing New Technologies ? Learn and investigate new technologies, and determine how these technologies can best be leveraged to build state of the art software that will meet our client?s needs.
At least 10+ years in the commercial software industry required
At least 2 years in a leadership and/or management position preferred
Demonstrated knowledge of the software development life cycle and agile methodologies
Excellent interpersonal and communications skills with past successes in working across organizations to implement large-scale projects
Exceptional customer focus. Client-focused attitude ? a customer advocate
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with direct reports, colleagues and senior management
Strong attention to detail
Experience with procurement industry a plus
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent preferred
SciQuest offers equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran or military status and other protected class characteristics.
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