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Software Development Managers are responsible for overseeing a company's software systems. Common duties listed on a Software Development Manager resume are coordinating developers, studying current technology architecture, making improvement suggestions, meeting technical requirements, and planning and implementing software projects. Based on our collection of resume samples, essential qualifications are software development expertise, leadership, time management, communication, and problem solving expertise. Most eligible candidates hold at least a Bachelor's Degree in computer science or information technology.

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Software Development Manager

Led the Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) server development team, consisting of highly talented individuals who initiated the implementation of this new technology within Avaya. Led the development to port SIP components from a Linux server based platform to an embedded platform for the branch market. Successfully transitioned the support of the branch solution to our Israel Development Team while continuing to deliver our server-based product.

  • Improved product quality by significantly reducing the defect backlog from hundreds to less than 20 visible defects at product launch.
  • Introduced process changes to maintain quality as the team increased in size and expanded to multiple locations.
  • Identified architectural improvements resulting in increased developer efficiency, product reliability, and responsiveness to new feature requests.
  • Continuously adjusted priorities and addressed issues to improve efficiency. Achieved committed product content and quality goals on time after staff reductions and increases in content.
Candidate Info
35
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
Electronics / Computer Engineering
Msee
2

Software Development Manager

Engineering Manager of software development in disk drive startup environment for Test Engineering and Reliability developing Windows programs.

  • Created from scratch a software department of 12, developing test/diagnostic software for disk drives that took three revenue generating products successfully to market.
  • Implemented and created the full life cycle process for large-scale software development.
  • Developed all software for failure analysis and environmental chambers; documented procedures for software regression test strategies and testing methodologies.
  • Designed software tools and disk failure analysis software, decreasing failure rates by 80%.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
3

Software Development Manager

Led team that pioneered platform-independent publishing solutions across NCR worldwide.

  • Reduced expenses $7M annually by implementing XML/SGML authoring environment.
  • Supervised IT / service-bureau teams responsible for data conversions across NCR business units.
  • Partnered with AT&T Bell Labs to align publishing technologies between companies due to merger.
  • Implemented documentation and training to support hardware and software systems.
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Communications
Pmp / Project Management Training
Communications Management
4

Software Development Manager

Responsibilities include managing a team of approximately 15 resources including architects, developers, testers and business analysts to support the [company name] licensing business unit that is responsible for generating $600 million of sales revenue annually.

  • Reorganized the team, established and implemented efficient SDLC processes and fostered the transition to an agile methodology.
  • Spearheaded a new project to build an enterprise solution to reengineer all existing licensing systems on the salesforce.com platform with an initial budget of $3M.
  • Led the project to launch an ecommerce framework on the salesforce.com platform that allows licenses to be purchased online.
  • Established a trusting and collaborative relationship between the licensing business users and IT.
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Mathematics
5

Software Development Manager

Led team of 12 software development engineers and big data engineers in building and operating Amazon's global retail metrics system.

  • Led transition from traditional SQL data warehouse to Hive/Hadoop cloud computing infrastructure
  • More than 100 terabytes of data processed daily requiring $1 million per month in Amazon web service (AWS) resources, mostly elastic map reduce (EMR) and elastic cloud computing (EC2)
  • Won award for delivering the largest increase in productivity (3.3%) for all of Amazon retail systems
  • Transformed team to agile development methodology and met every delivery date on time
  • System requirements demanded less than 10 second response time for queries on 180 metrics for more than 100 million products in 10 countries with three years of data rolled up from individual product to vendor, category and region
  • Conducted research for migrating to alternative technologies such as Cassandra, Shark and Redshift
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
BS
Mechanical Engineering (robotics)
6

Software Development Manager

Designed, developed, and managed initial version of Thomson's Oasys Trade Settlement systems on SCO Unix and Microsoft Windows.

  • Oasys automated the Trade Settlement Process, eliminating phone calls and faxes and greatly reduced costly errors and facilitated the T+3 (Trade Date + 3) settlement mandated by the SEC.
  • Hired and managed the development team.
  • Wrote Host system code, including dialogue with Client software, as well as needed support utilities.
  • Created Database and database functions (Data and Index files), to support product prior to the availability of Relational Databases on PC Unix.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration
7

Software Development Manager

[company name] is a B2B eCommerce provider and network. The PIM business unit provided a Product Information Management system; a database intensive Web application/Saas that provided data management and data pool syndication to suppliers and retailers

  • Managed all aspects of a team of 32 developers and QA
  • Restructured sub-optimal and under-motivated development and QA groups locally and in Bangalore, India with a focus on uniting them and changing their mindset to behave as one professional team
  • Initiated Scrum-style daily calls with Bangalore team resulting in a vast improvement in team collaboration
  • Delivered 2 major releases, 2 point releases and several patches on-time, meeting aggressive deadlines
  • Introduced processes yielding more predictable results. Included reviews with BAs, developers and QA
  • Drove major and significant stability and performance improvements including fixing some tricky issues
  • Championed and delivered many improvements in areas frequently encountered by the technical support team that consumed much of each work day, saving an estimated workload equal to 1
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
MBA
Ecommerce
Computational Science
8

Software Development Manager

Managed multi-team mobile Road Side Service App (Goodyear SmartTech) project

  • Organized and prioritized projects as well as coordinated with stakeholders to define 3-5 year road map
  • Developed coding standards, test plans and review processes
  • Created innovative vision for Fleet HQ IT Team
  • Oversees implementation of multiple cloud based solutions, supporting over 2,900 dealers across the U.S., Canada, Mexico, South Asia and Australia
  • Streamlined Business Solutions (10 products) into 3 manageable products
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Computer Information Systems
MBA
Business Management
Leadership For Managers
9

Software Development Manager / Product Owner, Cisco Unified Communications

Selected as Product Owner while managing development on a Java and C/C++ software framework used as the basis for several Cisco Unified Communications applications.

  • Shipped two major releases and numerous minor releases which sold 400,000 licenses a year
  • Inherited a remote team with morale at a low, and quickly earned their respect and trust.
  • Recruited and hired a team of 20 direct reports and 15 additional indirect reports; required management of team budget, staff training, resource/role shuffling, and roll off planning.
  • Participated in the transformation from Waterfall to Agile Scrum software development.
  • Managed team through heavy defect reduction efforts to meet a zero defect at ship quality goal
  • Partnered with a key technology vendor to integrate their audio/video software
  • Created, implemented, and managed sustaining, customer ramp, and deployment issues with key customers such as Pfizer, Bank of America, Bayer, and SAP.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Computer Engineering
10

Software Development Manager/system Architect

Lead a team of developers, architects, project manager and business analyst across multiple projects and geographies to a high level of collaboration and communication resulting in reduced waste time and higher reliability.

  • Practiced organization-wide iterative Agile development process based on Kanban.
  • Communicated the delivery and roadmap of our diagnostic team regularly to leadership team and business stakeholders.
  • Designed and implemented the web based diagnostic tools in Avaya support site to enable customers and business partners to manage their products effectively.
  • Designed, developed and shipped a business-agnostic, highly scalable, RESTful service delivery framework which hosts around thirty different fault resolution services in customer premise.
  • Customer-centric web based diagnostic tools helped Avaya to earn customer satisfaction rating of 4.5 out of 5.
  • Due to the reliability and availability, the framework became the default alarm resolution and diagnostic mechanism among the customers.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
BE
Computer Science
MS
Computer Science

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