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Senior Solutions Development Lead (London) (Req. 10058) at Maana
London, GB

Summary/Objective
Maana is looking for a creative, enthusiastic, innovative, think-outside-the-box individual to make a positive impact on our rapidly growing company. We work with some of the biggest companies in the world to use the Maana platform to solve their problems. We are a fast-moving team that works with business experts across many verticals – you will work with a team to implement many types of customer solutions, from extending the base Maana web UI with Node and React, to full web applications, to microservices. If you are a team player who thrives in a fast-paced environment and loves working on challenging problems, please read on!

Being authorized to work in the U.K is a precondition of employment. At this time Maana does not sponsor applicants for work visas.
 
Relocation expenses are not being offered for this position.

Essential Functions

  • Ensure all team members are working on the highest priority items from the backlog that are suitable for their skills, experience, and growth plan.
  • Provide technical leadership, defining engineering best practices and communicating them to the team.
  • Ensure work from team members is being delivered on time, to spec, and to an agreed quality.
  • Work with Program Management to prioritize the solution sprint backlogs.
  • Understand the customer problem, and work with engineers, data scientist, and other team members to design, test, and implement the best solution on the Maana platform.
  • Ensure your features functions and integrate properly with other components.
  • Comprehension of the domain for the team.
  • Provide a vision/roadmap for components owned by the team.
  • Manage the team according to the established processes and standards
  • Lead design and code reviews
  • Identify and manage risks across the team.
  • Work with team members to identify areas for growth and put in place development plan
  • Perform periodic formal reviews of team members
  • Share knowledge and mentor more junior team members
  • Demonstrates excellent customer faces interactions when required
  • Supports pre-sales activities as the technical expert of the Maana technology within Solutions
  • Participates and provides point of view on sizing level of effort and viability of customer solutions working with the Manager
  • Participates in resource allocation and staff planning with the Manager
  • Demonstrates exemplary Maana application development skills
  • Leads development teams on engagements
  • Participate and lead train, onboard and orient new development staff 
  • Ability to travel to customer sites for customer projects, workshops, attend pre-sales events and meetings (approx. 30%, sometime involves 3-4 days stay)
  • Demonstrate ability to build and sustain customer relationship with technical audience
  • Demonstrates ability to increase staff productivity and decision making to support solutions to assign appropriate staff to relevant customer projects

Required Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field 
  • 8+ years leading software projects
  • Proven ability to take a project from scoping requirements through actual launch.
  • Solid understanding of object-oriented design, functional programming, data structures, and algorithms
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively (verbal & written).
  • Excellent communication and analytical skills.
  • Ability to take a project from scoping requirements through actual launch.
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity

Preferred Education and Experience

  • Experience with GraphQL and working with graphs
  • Experience with Node.js
  • Experience with React
  • Experience with Python
  • Agile development practice
  • Experience with cloud environments (AWS/Azure) and microservices
  • Experience with NoSQL databases, such as key/value stores and graph databases
  • Experience with containers (such as Docker)
  • Experience with developer tools and SDKs, VS Code, Eclipse / IntelliJ or other IDEs
  • Experience with Linux
  • Oil & Gas or Transportation sector experience a Plus!