Tech
Tech

Technology Manager

Minneapolis, MN  |  Contract/Full Time
W2 Salary, Health and Dental, 401K Match, Paid Vacation/PTO

MARCOMM Inc. is seeking an experienced Technology Manager.

The Technology Manager role is a blend of leadership and execution. You will lead a team of Software Engineers and collaborate with the various in-house functional teams. The Technology Manager responsible for the creation and deployment of large scale, consumer facing infrastructure, infrastructure monitoring and security enforcement. The overall focus is of the team is to build strong software products to bring the best possible on-line experience on mobile, tablet and desktop platforms for their customers. You will lead a team of Software Engineers in a collaborative environment where there is opportunity for peer code reviews and an open exchange of ideas and philosophies.  The ideal candidate for this position will have a strong technical foundation in web technologies, be excited to work in new technologies, and possess strong leadership capabilities.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Participate in both strategic and tactical planning around scalability, efficiency, security and resilience of the overall digital platform
  • Work with your team as a subject matter expert on core digital technologies
  • Partner with other teams in the organization to improve developer and designer workflow and communication
  • Partner with other teams in the organization to improve developer and designer workflow and communication
  • Identify and recommend new technologies, both proprietary and open source, that will further benefit our systems and network operations
  • Participate in the development of internal monitors/tools to improve insight into and operation of our infrastructure
  • Analyze and recommend new directions for all layers of our software stack
  • Identify opportunities for improving security, reliability, and scalability of our software product line

Required:

  • 5+ years Engineering leadership and people management experience in a scalable software development environment
  • Ability to champion new tools and technologies both inside the technical organization as well as to affected stakeholder groups to provide context for the change and react to feedback from the organization
  • Knowledge of infrastructure security, monitoring and disaster planning
  • Experience working in an object-oriented manner inside of a team environment
  • Strong people leadership coupled with business acumen, and the ability to schedule and complete projects based on business requirements
  • Knowledge of common database systems (Mysql, Postgres, MongoDB) and their administration (architecture, modeling, security, performance)
  • Knowledge of Git and code management
  • Strong mentorship ability to guide both direct and indirect reports
  • Knowledge of web hosting technologies and operating systems, ability to administer DNS
  • Knowledge of managing an infrastructure budget inside of a cloud environment, providing projections for costs over time
  • Thorough understanding of Linux and Unix based Operating Systems

Preferred:

  • Amazon web services experience
  • Knowledge of container-based infrastructure, specifically technologies related to the utilization of Docker
  • Knowledge of service discovery techniques and implementations
  • Experience managing large-scale data processing tools/techniques (EMR, ETL, Redshift)
  • Experience in test-driven and behavior-driven development environments
  • Experience in writing scalable software in Python, Node.js, Go, Ruby and/or PHP
  • Knowledge of in-memory datastores like memcached and Redis
  • Familiarity with New Relic, Data Dog, and other monitoring/reporting services
  • Experience presenting on technical topics to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Knowledge of micro-services/distributed systems architecture
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related fields

MARCOMM Inc. is headquartered in the Minneapolis. The types of Marketing, Interactive, Digital and Creative jobs we offer are dynamic, fun and always fast paced. Our employment package is “best-in-class” because we’re committed to hiring the brightest, most qualified talent available. Learn more at: www.marcommdept.com