• Sr. Software Developer Manager

    Job Location US-TX-Austin
    Posted Date 1 month ago(3/16/2018 4:45 PM)
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Employee Type
    R- Regular
    Full Time / Part Time
    Full Time
    Product Development
  • Overview

    Trend Micro: Securing Your Connected World

    Trend Micro, the world’s largest independent security software company, strives to make the world a safer place by protecting digital information. Our solutions for consumers, businesses and governments provide layered security to protect information on mobile devices, endpoints, gateways, servers and the cloud. Trend Micro enables the smart protection of information, with innovative technology that is simple to deploy and manage, and security that fits an evolving ecosystem. Our solutions are supported by over 5000 employees in over 50 countries and powered by the world’s most advanced cloud-based global threat intelligence, the Trend Micro™ Smart Protection Network™.


    Trend Micro TippingPoint has a long history of providing in-line, real time vulnerability threat protection featuring high-inspected throughput and low latency.  Our Security Management System (SMS) manages all TippingPoint network security devices.  With over 4000 installations in most of the Fortune 500, the SMS is a Java Enterprise application, distributed as an appliance, based on JBoss, MariaDB, Vertica, CentOS.  The client, currently a Swing application, is scheduled to be migrated to browser-based technologies.

    SMS is currently seeking a senior experienced Software Engineering Manager to supervise a team of senior Java developers and oversee the delivery of new releases of the product.

    Duties & Responsibilities

    • Serve as Scrum Master for a development team of 10-20 developers
    • Work closely with other Development Managers contributing to the product
    • Collaborate with Product Owner to staff and deliver product features
    • Oversee the development of new product features in a release train of approximately 2 releases per year
    • Ensure timely and responsive support of issues reported by customers in the field and escalated from the Sustaining Engineering team
    • Ensure process is followed and good software engineering practices are in place
    • Perform release planning and determine release schedule
    • Collaborate with QA Manager to ensure good feature coverage, system and interoperability test are adequate, performance and scalability goals are met, and defect fixes are verified
    • Monitor and report on project progress to management, product management, and other stakeholders
    • Facilitate product documentation deliverables are met through collaboration between developers and Product Documentation group
    • Collaborate with Technical Support and Product Training to provide knowledge transfer and ensure level 3 technical support requirements are met
    • Facilitate excellent user experience, working with User Interface designers, User Experience experts, and subject matter experts to ensure product consistency and intuitive design


    • First level university degree or equivalent experience required. May have advanced university degree.
    • 8+ years of related work experience, including 3 years of people management experience

    Experience Required

    • Strong leadership skills, including coaching, team-building, and conflict resolution.
    • Drive for results
    • Advanced project management skills including time and risk management, resource prioritization, and project structuring.
    • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
    • Ability to manage human capital across geographies to drive workforce development and achieve desired results
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills, including negotiation, presentation, and influence skills
    • Advanced business acumen, technical knowledge, and extensive knowledge in applications and technologies
    • Strong multi-tasking and prioritization skills
    • Strong communication skills (e.g. written, verbal, presentation); mastery in English and local language
    • SCRUM/Agile leadership experience, preferably certified Scrum Master
    • Managing Java Enterprise projects
    • Navigating big organizations
    • Close collaboration with QA, knowledge of QA best practices
    • People skills – negotiating, mediating, mentoring, career development

    Trend Micro provides equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. Trend Micro does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy and childbirth or related medical conditions, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, family care leave status, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, or gender identity.


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