Manager, Front-end Development

    • Hyderabad, India

Meet Our Team:

Pega provides cutting-edge solutions for some of the world's largest organizations that solves real business problems within a matter of a few weeks without writing any code. One of the most visible part of any application is the user interface: it needs to look professional, aligned with the design system, should be responsive and perform well on all devices. The UI must be accessible and work well on different browsers.

Picture Yourself at Pega:

You will be joining the front-end development group as an engineering manager and will manage the team building the UI component library using some of the latest technologies and frameworks. You will lead the team to deliver the user interface for our suite of CRM applications and will collaborate very closely with our design team to bring our design system to life.

What You'll Do at Pega:

  • Lead a team of front-end developmers working on building presentational UI components
  • Work with each team member on career and skill development to ensure growth and to retain our talented engineers
  • Work closely with product managers, engineers and designers to design and implement UI components of our design system
  • Manage timely delivery of technical front-end deliverables to address business needs
  • Partner with our Design and Product teams to help forge a strong design and user experience driven culture
  • Create an engineering culture of ownership, accountability and quality in line with the company values
  • Foster creativity and innovation in the team
  • Forge cross-functional partnerships and drive strong organization results


Who You Are:

  • You are an engineering manager who enjoys developing and growing talent. You thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and has a high bar for engineering excellence with an ability to collaborate and communicate effectively with cross-functional teams across engineering & product areas.
  • You're looking to work within a culture that values urgency and teamwork in a collegial and supportive environment
  • You have a proven track record of building and leading software engineering teams building UI components and scalable web applications
  • You are a skilled and influential people leader with ability to engage and motivate development teams
  • You have recent relevant development experience with a broad knowledge and hands-on technical experience in front end technologies such as React
  • You have a strong technical background that allows you to advocate for and support your engineers
  • You have solid organizational skills, ability to prioritize tasks and keep projects on schedule
  • You have executed projects on agile/scrum based software development methodologies


What You've Accomplished:

  • 10+ years of experience in UI and web application development, preferably in a product development company
  • 2+ years of experience as a hands-on engineering manager
  • Experience delivering projects at scale using an Agile/Scrum methodology
  • Developed a high performing team and nurtured a culture of excellence
  • Collaborated closely with UX designers to bring a design system to life
  • A fast learner and stays up-to-date on emerging technologies
  • Strong JavaScript fundamentals and knowledge of ES6+, HTML 5, CSS3
  • Experience with UI frameworks especially React
  • Solid knowledge of common JavaScript design patterns
  • Good working knowledge of CSS preprocessors, webpack, JSX, and Node.js, task runners
  • Good working knowledge of UI component libraries like Bootstrap, Material UI
  • Experience in managing dependencies with third-party libraries and APIs
  • Hands on experience in writing unit tests using frameworks like Jasmine, Jest
  • Hands on experience with state management libraries like Redux, RXJS
  • Experience with data structure libraries like Immutable JS
  • Familiar with accessibility standards and tools used to tests for accessibility
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or similar field


Pega Offers You:

  • Gartner Analyst acclaimed technology leadership across our categories of products
  • Continuous learning and development opportunities
  • An innovative, inclusive, agile, flexible, and fun work environment
  • Competitive global benefits program inclusive of pay + bonus incentive, employee equity in the company


Job ID: 9505


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