Sr. iOS Manager - Software Engineering

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We have a fantastic opportunity for an engineering manager in our iOS development team. In this capacity you will lead many of Pandora’s iOS engineering efforts, provide vision for the future, and build a world class team of engineers. We are looking for someone who has a track record of delivering high quality software on time and on budget while keeping things fun, agile, and dynamic.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead the development of both platform- and business-driven, user-facing features
  • Drive best practices including test development, code reviews, and release coordination
  • Work closely with engineers, product managers, and QA to ensure successful launch of features
  • Assume project management and scrum master roles as needed
  • Expand the existing team of engineers by recruiting and hiring top talent
  • Assume primary group administrative responsibilities including budget, resource, and staff planning

Requirements:

  • Extensive experience leading a technology team that delivers on key goals while also being involved in the determination of those goals and strategic direction
  • Minimum three years managing software engineers
  • Expert level understanding of iOS application development
  • Experience with the latest iOS features and technologies
  • Experience managing multiple projects comprising short and long development cycles without supervision
  • Experience managing a complex mix of projects and working closely with other parts of the business to communicate and deliver against various goals
  • Proven track record of delivering high quality software on schedule
  • A progressive management style emphasizing openness, collaboration, and shared goals
  • A preference toward being responsive and action-oriented
  • Outstanding collaboration skills with a proven ability to work cross functionally to establish and meet shared organizational goals
  • Exemplary communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills

Preferred Requirements:

  • 3+ years experience developing iOS software in Objective-C and/or Swift
  • Experience with cross-platform codebases spanning iOS, tvOS, and/or macOS
  • Experience working with a complex continuous integration pipeline (e.g. Jenkins)

 Pandora is committed to diversity in its workforce. Pandora is an equal employment opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants without regard to gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, race, veteran or disability status. Women and people of color are encouraged to apply.

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