ROLE: We're looking for a technology manager with 3+ years of technical leadership and people management experience to support a diverse portfolio of applications. This person would grow and coach our development team as well as implement agile practices for both software development and support.
Our team handles applications used by CBRE's Global Workplace Solutions (GWS) division. GWS provides Fortune Global 1,000 companies with services including facilities management, project management, advisory & transaction services, and consulting.
Leading a six-person .NET software engineering team.
Serving as liaison between Digital & Technology and multiple business groups throughout CBRE.
Mentoring and coaching team members, including code reviews, 1:1 coaching sessions with engineers, and investment in your team's technical and personal growth.
Participating in technology architecture discussions for product development and advocating best practices (CI, testing, operational efficiency, etc.)
Helping design and implement new features/applications based on industry standards.
Identifying and addressing bugs/enhancements/new features/needed refactoring.
Providing upper tier support for end users. Troubleshooting technical problems such as application performance issues. Gathering support metrics to identify trends that warrant attention.
Working with vendors to resolve issues and manage product lifecycles for several third-party SaaS solutions that we support.
QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE:
6-10 years of relevant technical experience.
3+ years leading people
4 - 7 years of software engineering experience, with a primary focus on Microsoft technology stack.
Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) from four-year college or university.
Strong background in agile methodologies. Certification from at least one major agile organization preferred. Prefer experience with agile practices beyond software engineering.
Excellent communication skills including the ability to describe technical issues for non-technical stakeholders and make persuasive arguments based on data.
Basic financial management including budgeting, forecasting, project costing, and procurement.
Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
Internal Number: 18021978
With broader and deeper capabilities than any other company, CBRE is the leading full-service real estate services and investment organization in the world.
CBRE Group, Inc. is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm, with 2017 revenues of $14.2 billion and more than 80,000 employees (excluding affiliate offices). CBRE has been included in the Fortune 500 since 2008, ranking #214 in 2017. It also has been voted the industry’s top brand by the Lipsey Company for 17 consecutive years, and has been named one of Fortune’s “Most Admired Companies” in the real estate sector for six years in a row. Its shares trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “CBRE.”
CBRE offers a broad range of integrated services, including facilities, transaction and project management; property management; investment management; appraisal and valuation; property leasing; strategic consulting; property sales; mortgage services and development services.