• Software Engineering Manager \ MLRS

    Job Locations US-AL-Huntsville
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    At Geeks and Nerds, your achievements directly contribute to GaN’s success.  As an employee owned company, your innovative solutions to unique problems will make the team grow. We want you to be a part of our success, helping not only grow your career, but expanding our horizons to new opportunities leading to future success. 


    GaN has an immediate need for a Software Engineering Manager to support the Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS) team onsite at S3I/Redstone.


    • Designs, develops, documents, tests and debugs application software. Conducts analysis and collaborates with subject matter experts in the planning, design, development, and utilization of electronic data processing systems for information storage, processing, presentation, manipulation, display, or reporting.
    • Act as Scrum-of-Scrum Master for 2-3 teams to track cross-team dependencies and resolve barriers
    • Facilitate Defect Triage meetings and manage the Issue Analysis process
    • Conduct key formal peer reviews, collect key metrics to facilitate a learning organization
    • Ensure Definition-of-Ready and Definition-of-Done criteria being met
    • Facilitate common software requirements analysis across multiple projects
    • Assist Chief Software Engineer and Technical Program Managers with overall continuous technical process improvements 


    • Manages subordinate management and/or experienced specialist employees who exercise significant latitude and independence.
    • Experience leading multiple related projects in various stages of lifecycle through a rigorous engineering process
    • Experience interfacing with other functional leads from Systems and Test Engineering
    • Experience with Agile Toolsets for managing teams, tasks, user stories, and epics
    • Experience adapting/tailoring processes to Agile/Lean principles
    • Knowledge of CMMi, Earned Value Management helpful



    • Bachelors and fourteen (14) years or more experience [4 YOE accepted in lieu of degree]. 


    • Current or previous in-depth Software engineering experience, preferably with C++
    • Knowledge of Agile technical practices
    • Experience with various development environments, versioning tools, SCM
    • Knowledge of Software Architecture and Safety concerns helpful
    • Attention to detail and completeness
    • Assertive Communication skills
    • Systems thinker who views engineering organizations and the SDLC holistically from a system perspective with inputs and outputs


    Geeks and Nerds Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are pleased to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other legally protected classifications. Geeks and Nerds Corporation participates in E-Verify.


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