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Manager, Software Engineering

Req id:  4600

Hyderabad, TG, 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:
The Software Engineering Manager position sits within the India CoE Legal Tech Cloud Services Delivery organization. You are an experienced individual with a strong technical skillset who will work closely with other members of the team (and other stakeholder groups within OpenText) to scope, develop, and deliver software solutions, handle production issues and complex inquiries for cloud customers, and work on any special projects as assigned.


You are great at:
•Working with both technical and non-technical stakeholders at all organizational levels
•Taking end-to-end ownership of projects – understanding requirements, scoping, developing and testing solutions (individually and with others).
•Communicating clearly and effectively to ensure progress and issues remain transparent to stakeholders in different teams around the globe (US / UK / Europe)
•Providing basic to intermediate technical production/applications support and assistance for Opentext customers who use a cross section of OpenText applications.
•Working independently to gather information, pose workarounds, carry out necessary research, and provide in-depth analysis to resolve development / production / application issues, customer requests and inquiries, escalating to a lead or manager when appropriate.
•Working in group or independently on side projects as needed and assigned.
What it takes:
•10+ years of industry experience, or At least 3 years should be with people management responsibilities like team management, hiring/training, vacation management, appraisals etc.
•Lead, drive and implement highly scalable and complex solutions
•Produce high quality code as per design specifications
•Utilize analytical skills to troubleshoot and fix complex code defects
•Utilize data architecture skills to design solutions
•Lead design and code reviews to ensure quality and adherence to company standards
•Collaborate with multiple teams to plan and execute tasks to achieve team objectives
•Provide regular updates to stakeholders and escalate issues/risks as necessary
•Lead and participate in end-to-end software development in an Agile development framework.


Technical skillsets :

At least 5+ years of industry experience in the following areas:  1.• Strong programming practices with object-oriented development experience
•Solid experience in Java and J2EE framework, Java8 Lambda functions, method expressions and Streams
•Spring framework, REST APIs, Hibernate, Spring Security (OAuth).
•A strong understanding of application and systems architecture, high level and low level design
•HTML, CSS and any one JavaScript framework (VueJS is preferred)
•Excellent analytical and debugging skills
•Good experience in algorithm design
•Strong knowledge of design patterns
•Prior experience in building enterprise grade applications

Good to have:
• Liquibase scripts
• Gradle


At OpenText we understand and value diversity in our employees and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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.

Explore your career and your potential. Become an OpenText Voyager.

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