Senior Manager, Software Engineering

  • Location: Chicago
  • Department: Engineering
  • Work Status: Full-time

Overview

At Relativity, we make software to help users organize data, discover the truth, and act on it. Our e-discovery platform is used by more than 13,000 organizations around the world to manage large volumes of data and quickly identify key issues during litigation, internal investigations, and compliance projects.

Here you can own your career in a community of values-driven people who help our customers around the world solve complex data challenges. If this sounds like the place for you, check out the details of this position below.

Whether it’s litigation, information governance, a government request, or an internal investigation, our products Relativity and RelativityOne give our customers a complete set of flexible tools to tackle their unique big data challenges through every phase of a project. You will take a lead role in the development, enhancement and improvement our tools which is vital to our user community of more than 160,000 peers looking to learn from each other and share their experiences. As we move more of our products to the cloud, we look for leaders who can help us solve tough, complex problems and allow our software to process larger amounts of information and data faster than ever.

The Senior Manager, Software Engineering is responsible for leading multiple highly effective teams in the development and delivery of Relativity's Continuous Integration and Delivery pipeline. This individual will be the subject matter expert for the frameworks, processes, and technology that enables engineering staff to quickly verify their code and create releasable deliverables; while also evolving the department processes and providing professional development for their employees.

Responsibilities include;

Align Strategy and Goals

  • Serve as technology advisor and subject matter expert to the business on all aspects of CI/CD
  • Stay on the top of the latest technological progress and use this knowledge to ensure company products and software solutions remain marketable and competitive
  • Develop deep software knowledge of current Relativity processes and products to align the team's strategy and create incremental goals to deliver on that strategy over time
  • Advocat the benefits of CI/CD and fostering a DevOps culture across the engineering organization

Focus on Product Delivery

  • Collaborate with peers to create the roadmap to build out the tools and processes to support the goals and use it to drive purpose for the team and backlog
  • Deliver results, within time and scope, and brings visibility through regular reporting
  • Display an ownership mindset and be accountable for the team's deliverables
  • Tackle significant and unique issues where analysis of situations or data requires analysis of intangibles and providing direction on actions to be taken
  • Support other engineering groups in the creation, improvement, and execution of their CI/CD plans

Build High-Performing Teams

  • Build and leads multiple, highly effective teams of software engineers to support the demands of the department and meet the objectives of the product development process
  • Collaborate with Managers and their teams to identify and develop the talents of each individual on their teams
  • Keep your team’s vision aligned with bigger picture in mind
  • Implement operational policies and directives  

Qualifications

  • Excellent knowledge of software engineering discipline and in depth knowledge of agile product development methodologies
  • Experience applying CI/CD successfully in a variety of large scale environments required
  • Hands on technical experience in a variety of common CI/CD tools and technologies
  • Strong teamwork and partnering skills for cross-group collaboration
  • Strong leadership skills – ability to motivate people, instill accountability, perform under the pressure and optimize the team's resources to attain the business goals
  • Strong verbal, presentation, and written communications skills for technical and non-technical audiences
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in computer science or related discipline
  • 7 years of experience managing software product development teams
  • 12+ years of software development of commercial-grade systems and applications with a proven track record of building and leading successful engineering teams


About Relativity

#LI-KV1 Relativity has over 160,000 users in 40+ countries from organizations including the U.S. Department of Justice, more than 70 Fortune 100 companies, and all of the Am Law 200. Relativity's cloud solution, RelativityOne, offers all the functionality of Relativity in a secure and comprehensive SaaS product. Our company has also been named one of Chicago's Top Workplaces by the Chicago Tribune for seven consecutive years. If you’re ready to grow with us, we’d love to hear from you. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.

How We #ActOnIt

Connect With Us

Not ready to apply? Connect with us for general consideration.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.