Technical Manager

Company Description

AOL is a media technology company with a mission to simplify the internet for consumers and creators by unleashing the world's best builders of culture and code. As the 4th largest online property in the U.S., with approximately 200 million monthly consumers of its premium brands, AOL is at the center of disruption of how content is being produced, distributed, consumed and monetized by connecting publishers with advertisers on its global, programmatic content and advertising platforms. AOL's opportunity lies in shaping the future of the digitally connected world for decades to come. 

Job Description

We are looking for an experienced Tech Manager for a Software Development team within the One Video Publishers group in Hyderabad. Our technical leaders make a direct impact on the success of every effort by building strong talent and leading execution. This role will be suited to someone who has a proven track record of successfully leading multi discipline teams and who is able to contribute at all levels. To be considered for this role you must have commercial software development experience. 

In this role, you’re going to have the opportunity to: 

Work as part of the Advertising Technology team to design and deliver new & maintain existing platforms and systems

Work closely with Software Engineers and Architects to triage technical issues and provide clear resolutions in a collaborative way. 

Demonstrate technical leadership as well as exceptional people management skills. 

Translate strategic goals into tactical execution for the team. 

Collaborate with Product and Design teams across the company to deliver results. 

Successfully own and execute projects; ensuring that project deliverables are on time and meet or exceed quality standards. 

Lead and line manage software developers, delivering on multiple products spanning various technologies and organized into several agile teams

Inspire others with your passion for technology and user experience. 

Initiate bold ideas with a clear impact on the business 

Hire and develop top engineering talent. 

Lead strategy and execution around quality, test automation, continuous integration and deployment. 


B.Tech/M.Tech in Computer Science or related engineering field 

Have a deep hands-on understanding and experience in server side technologies and working with Unix/Linux environments. 

Contribution in Design and working with team to accomplish product development in a fast paced environment

Have a proven track record of technical management (development and testing) and people management experience 

5+ years of software development, with 5 or more years of team leadership/management.

5+ years of experience in Java, C/C++ helpful; focused on service and business layer application development 

Experience in building large scale Web applications across different platforms 

Solid understanding of backend services in an enterprise architecture environment (REST-based web services, microservices)

Sound knowledge of understanding of RDBMS, Metadata and general database concepts (MySQL and Oracle)

Development Experience on Software as Service (SaaS) platform is helpful

Experience in delivering software in a fast paced environment, and a good grasp on agile methodologies

Experience building high-performance teams, including performance management

Additional Information

EEO/AA Women, Minorities, Veterans, Individuals with Disabilities Employer: AOL offers a competitive salary and benefits package, including 401(k) match and performance bonus. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or other protected category.

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