Software Development Manager

Location: Troy, MI
Date Posted: 06-07-2018
The Company
Cumulus Consulting is a Michigan-based firm located in Troy. For over a decade Cumulus Consulting has assisted its clients with digital transformations and worked to improve the way companies use innovative technology. Cumulus is a successful, forward-thinking and growth-oriented Company that takes pride in inventing its own products and bringing new concepts to the market. The Company has utilized its expertise in manufacturing, technology and ERP systems to become a true leader in its space.

The Position
The Company is hiring an experienced Software Development Manager to lead its growing Development Team. This position calls for a leader who is an adaptable developer that proactively asks questions and finds results to accomplish the task at hand while leading, facilitating and supporting an Agile development environment. This is a unique opportunity to be right on the cutting edge and have a huge impact on a rising star of a Company.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, analyzing, designing and developing software enhancements and new modules, managing projects from initial design through testing and deployment of final solutions, and strategic management of the software development team. Ideally, the new manager will have in-depth knowledge of both the back end and front end of software development. The Software Development Manager has direct influence on the successful completion of projects and overall Company achievements.

The position will work closely with various departments to translate business requirements into technical solutions. The Software Development Manager position has the unique opportunity to develop critical products for clients and offer excellent technical support. The role entails customer-facing communication to clarify needs, solicit product feedback, build relationships, and ensure the highest level of customer satisfaction is achieved.

The position is based out of the Troy office but does offer some flexibility in location following the successful completion of an introductory on-boarding period. The Company is open to discussing the possibility of the candidate working remotely if the schedule is suitable for both the Company and candidate.

Preferred Experience, Skills and Abilities
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field strongly preferred
  • Minimum 5 years of Software Development experience
  • Demonstrated understanding of projects from the perspective of both clients and the business
  • Experience and proficiency with the following strongly preferred:
    • Amazon Web Service (AWS), Node, Node.js, Docker, Java, JavaScript, SQL, Postgres, C#
Compensation, Benefits, and Structure
The position is full-time and permanent, with a competitive salary based on skills and experience. The position provides a full benefits package, including a 401(k) with a Company match, bonuses based on individual and Company performance, a profit sharing plan, paid-time off, professional development opportunities, and a truly enjoyable work environment.
The Recruitment Process
The recruitment process will include two phone screens, at least one in-person interview, candidate assessments, and a pre-employment background check. The process is designed to make sure that Cumulus and the candidates are aligned in their long-term goals and have shared core values.
Cumulus Consulting is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer!

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