Netapp Software Development Manager Element in Boulder, Colorado

ABOUT US NetApp is the data authority for hybrid cloud. We provide a full range ofhybrid cloud data services that simplify management of applications and dataacross cloud and on-premises environments to accelerate digitaltransformation. Together with our partners, we empower global organizationsto unleash the full potential of their data to expand customer touchpoints,foster greater innovation and optimize their operations. ABOUT THE ROLENetApp is looking for an Engineering Manager to join our All Flash Array andHyper-Converged Infrastructure (NetApp HCI/AFA) storage developmentteam. NetApp HCI/AFA s product includes a rapidly growing enterprise classdata storage solution specifically designed for large scale, public andprivate cloud deployments. This is a great opportunity to work on ahigh-powered team delivering an industry changing product within an extremelyhigh growth sector of the tech industry. We are currently seeking an experienced Software Development Manager tolead and provide technical direction to a team of 10+ very talented softwareengineers. The Software Development Manager must be a proven technicalleader, who can inspire and motivate. More specific responsibilities include: * Identify full project scope and set aggressive development milestones anddeadlines for the team * Participate and lead in the design and development of long-range planningfor new products * Build and promote a work environment that is highly collaborative andteam-centric * Work hand-in-glove with the Quality and Customer Support teams to resolvesoftware related bugs * Evolve coding practices related to quality, architecture anddocumentation standards * Set performance expectations for individual employees and monitor theirsuccess in meeting these goals. ABOUT YOU As a Software Development Manager you must be a proven technical leaderwho can build, lead and motivate software teams. You will partner withproduct management to create compelling customer driven features whilebuilding and maintaining a scalable, performant codebase. You will have acontinuous improvement mentality and always be on the look out for ways tomake things better across the company and within your own scope ofresponsibility. YOU HAVE * 5+ years experience leading teams developing enterprise products in ahigh-growth, fast-paced system software engineering company * Experience building system level products - enterprise storageappliances are the perfect match but other industries could includenetworking, operating systems, security, telecommunications and databasesystems * Proven experience leading teams through the full software developmentlife cycle including managing cross functional project teams (Dev, QE andAutomation) * In depth knowledge of system software development in Linux, C or C++ * Strong track record of hiring, growing and nurturing cohesive,high performing development teams * Effective multitasker, working multiple projects and initiatives inparallel * 3-5 years hands-on software development experience * Excellent written and verbal communication skills * BS in Computer Science or equivalent WHAT YOU WILL LOVE ABOUT US OUR CULTURE: It s our culture and our people. If you ask anyone atNetApp why they work here, the answer is inevitably the same: it s the people. OUR LOCATION: We have a beautiful Boulder office, with amazingFlatiron views, on the vibrant downtown Pearl Street. HEALTH BENEFITS: NetApp provides comprehensive medical, dental,wellness, and vision plans for you and your family. FINANCIAL AND SAVINGS PROGRAMS: Whether it s flexible spending, stockpurchases, or competitive retirement plans, we work with you to capitalizeon total compensation now and into the future. WORK LIFE BALANCE AND MORE: To make sure of work-life balance, weoffer paid and volunteer time off, educational assistance, legalservices, and access to discounts and fitness centers. GLOBA