Software Engineering Manager

    • Cincinnati, OH

Company Name:Kroger General Office
Position Type:Employee
FLSA Status:Exempt

Position Summary:
Direct and manage the design, development and support of software engineering teams and lead engineering projects. Engage in technical design discussions and drive technical architecture. Manage multiple initiatives and be accountable for delivering multiple releases on schedule with the highest quality standards. Demonstrate the company's core values of respect, honesty, integrity, diversity, inclusion and safety.
Essential Job Functions:

  • Partner with engineering peers and product leaders to prioritize initiatives to deliver the greatest value to our customers
  • Hire and manage software engineers; assign, direct, and evaluate their work/performance
  • Present practical input for strategic technology decisions; syntheses complex problems and present simple, practical, reliable, and maintainable solutions
  • Drive strategic alignment of system specifications, associate requirements, and project schedules of technology services
  • Collaborate with engineering, product, User Experience (UX) and technical support teams
  • Support preparation of technology roadmap and provide input to business roadmap
  • Monitor new technologies and trends within the industry
  • Improve technology agility using REST, Object Oriented Design, various design patterns, micro services, behavior driven development, Test Driven Design (TDD), Continuous Integration (CI)/Continuous Deployment (CD), and everyday code push to production, etc.
  • Drive root-cause analysis of critical business and production issues to prevent future occurrences as well as review/approve potential solutions
  • Establish performance standards and procedures, regulatory compliance and conduct ongoing performance audits and take action
  • Supervise and coach direct reports in the performance of their duties; complete performance reviews and provides feedback to direct reports
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation
Minimum Position Qualifications/Education:
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, information systems, or related technical field
  • 5 years of professional technology work experience
  • 2 years' experience in building complex, highly scalable, high volume and low latency applications
  • Extensive experience building services using: Spring/Spring Boot, Java 8, REST APIs using JSON, Swagger, React.js/npm, Docker/Cloud Foundry/Public Cloud, Git, CI, CD, and Cassandra
  • Exposure to REST, Object Oriented Design, various design patterns, micro services, behavior driven development, Test Driven Design (TDD), Continuous Integration (CI)/Continuous Deployment (CD), and everyday code push to production, etc.
  • Experience with web/app containers such as Apache/Tomcat, Jboss or related skill
  • Experience with functional and reactive programming for backend services
  • Experience/Familiarity with RDBMS, NoSQL and/or Big Data technologies
  • Experience in Agile methodology
  • Excellent communication, collaboration, reporting, analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong leadership and negotiation skills with business and technical group
Desired Previous Job Experience/Education:
  • Master's degree in computer science, information systems, or related technical field
  • 3 years' experience in managing ecommerce applications
  • 2 years' experience in leading engineering teams of 5+ engineers and coaching, mentoring individuals to grow their career
  • Prior experience developing and/or architecting cloud-hosted backend services

Education Level: Bachelor's Required
Required Travel: Up to 25%
Required Certifications/Licenses: None
Position Type: Full-Time
Regions : Any; General Office- Cincinnati; Mid-Atlantic; Midwest; Mountain; South; West

States: Alabama; Alaska; American Samoa; Arizona; Arkansas; California; Colorado; Connecticut; Delaware; District of Columbia; Federated States of Micronesia; Florida; Georgia; Guam; Hawaii; Idaho; Illinois; Indiana; Iowa; Kansas; Kentucky; Louisiana; Maine; Marshall Islands; Maryland; Massachusetts; Michigan; Minnesota; Mississippi; Missouri; Montana; Nebraska; Nevada; New Hampshire; New Jersey; New Mexico; New York; North Carolina; North Dakota; Northern Mariana Islands; Ohio; Oklahoma; Oregon; Palau; Pennsylvania; Puerto Rico; Rhode Island; South Carolina; South Dakota; Tennessee; Texas; Utah; Vermont; Virgin Islands; Virginia; Washington; West Virginia; Wisconsin; Wyoming

Jobs at Pick n Save: At Pick n Save, our values are rooted in the Midwest -we work hard and we believe in the team members that make what we do possible each day. It's these values that allow us to continue to grow and provide our customers with the best value and service as we have for over 140 years.Here, you'll find opportunities to advance your career, fulfill a leadership role and be a member of a team that is dedicated to supporting our stores and creating a shopping experience that customers love..

Company Overview: Kroger Family of Companies employs nearly half a million associates who serve over 11 million customers daily through a seamless shopping experience under a variety of banner names . At The Kroger Co., we are Fresh for Everyone™ and dedicated to our Purpose: To Feed the Human Spirit®. We are committed to creating #ZeroHungerZeroWaste communities by 2025. Careers with The Kroger Co. and our family of companies offer competitive wages, flexible schedules, benefits and room for advancement.

Posting Notes: OH||Cincinnati|| 221 E 4th St ||45202 || Kroger General Office||[[mfield2]]||Digital; Digital Technology ||Employee|| Exempt || Full-Time|| None

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