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Manager, Software Engineering

Req id:  32441

Bangalore, KA, IN



As the Information Company, our mission at OpenText is to create software solutions and deliver services that redefine the future of digital. Be part of a winning team that leads the way in Enterprise Information Management. 



The Opportunity:

As a Manager, Software Engineering you will provide project management and leadership on medium to large scale products with internal and direct customer impact. Responsible for day-to-day management of Engineering team to ensure technical quality, product quality, and efficient use of resources. Ensure projects are delivered on time, within budget and within agreed upon quality standards. Work closely with cross-functional teams within OpenText and partner with key stakeholders.

You are great at:


  • Deliver assigned projects to time, budget and agreed quality standards
  • Partner with Product Management, Architecture, Operations, other delivery teams and Release Management to ensure effective launch and delivery of projects to satisfy business needs
  • Lead teams to ensure project delivery success
  • Build and maintain strong client relationships, internal and external
  • Apply best-practices and coding patterns that ensure world-class solutions that are maintainable, modular, and of high code-quality
  • Create a culture that insists on meeting expectations and delivering value
  • Drive automated solutions that enable better efficiency and process improvement
  • Grow and manage the skills and talent in the team
  • Manage People Resource processes related to objectives definitions, regular check-in, assessment and compensation
  • Manage communication cross-functionally and escalate promptly as issues arise
  • Facilitate regular Steering Committee meetings and present to senior level management
  • Take responsibility for ensuring customer satisfaction during project delivery
  • Maintain project management documentation including but not limited to project plans, issues, risks, action items, scorecards and project sites.
  • Excellent problem solving skills


What it takes:


  • 14+ years’ experience in developing and managing core products or business applications
  • Experience with Content Management, Web Development, Agile Development & global delivery
  • Practical knowledge of agile/iterative development process
  • Strong design, architecture and coding experience
  • Hands on experience in JAVA, , UI / Javascript and related technologies
  • Good knowledge in Analytics, Machine Learning, Cloud, Multi Project / Program Management, & Development
  • Able to handle large-scale and multiple products and scrum teams  concurrently
  • Knowledge of software development lifecycle process and methodologies
  • Entrepreneurial and self-motivated, business oriented
  • Strong leadership, people management and mentoring skills
  • Goal driven; plans and manages toward achieving goals, anticipates problems and issues and proactively drives their resolution.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills across all levels.
  • Skilled in presentations and discussions with business and technical staff
  • Experience in working in an international environment involving multiple development sites on various time zones.
  • Must be confident, highly motivated and passionate about delivery and customer satisfaction.



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Subject to applicable laws and regulations, OpenText’s global vaccination policy requires all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to enter an OpenText office. Accommodations may be available for specific roles.


Our growing team is mapping the future of Information Management, and we continue to make new discoveries that expand its boundaries. Join us and be part of a winning team, where the opportunities for your career are limitless. 

From its innovative start as a research project by University of Waterloo professors in 1991, OpenText has grown into a global company with offices in more than 35 countries. Our high- performance culture has forged our growth and is an excellent fit for people looking to push themselves to learn and do more.

It’s our time to lead, and as part of our team, it will be your time too. Our continued growth will provide you the opportunity to explore, learn and chart an exciting career path while enjoying a good work-life balance. 

If you thrive in a dynamic work environment, there is always a new horizon to explore. We are proud to offer excellent benefits, challenging work and competitive financial rewards. 

Our employee programs prioritize employees’ well-being and that of their families. We offer a comprehensive benefit plan, education assistance, a wellness/fitness reimbursement and time off to volunteer. 

Social events 
With offices around the world and flexible work arrangements, OpenText strives to make sure all our employees feel connected. Teamwork extends to our social lives too from local social events to company-wide activities, we want our employees to take time to relax and have fun.  

Corporate Citizenship  
Corporate Citizenship is more than a program for us, it is engrained in our purpose, impact, and approach to doing business. Through numerous volunteer initiatives, we support education and innovation for global change.

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