Overview

Note : Background in software development (web development or mobile app development) is needed to excel in this role.

Greater New Orleans Area and is one of the fastest-growing tech companies in Louisiana. We develop custom web-based business software with a focus on legacy system conversions. Our primary development platforms are C# .NET for web services and Ionic/Cordova for mobile apps.

This individual will work directly with clients, grasp a complete understanding of multiple simultaneous projects’ scope, and effectively communicate this to development team.

Roles and Responsibilities:

Gather business requirements (pre- and post-sale), and work with Tech Leads to develop technical specs.

Manage client expectations in regards to schedule, budget, and quality

Have a technical background, preferably recent SQL, .NET, or iOS experience.

Research, design, and plan mobile, web, database, or application software

Work with developers and architects to create work breakdown structures and project schedules considering resource availability and skillset.

Manage the workflow of the software development life cycle from scoping, to design, development, QA, production implementation and post launch support.

Provide excellent customer service.

Assist in sales calls with potential customers.

Work directly with the sales department, clients and developers to produce estimates and proposals for software development.

Work with the QA department to validate development output in terms of both functionality and quality.

Review and validate time entries from development team.

Own the cost, quality, and scope of projects that they manage.

Ability to read and write SQL queries.

Be able to manage the development of software around complex business processes.

Design database schema

Required Qualifications:

5+ years of recent experience in managing software development projects.

2+ year of Software Development Life Cycle experience (analysis, design, development, testing, and implementation) and Design Patterns experience.

Experience working in agile and waterfall methodologies.

Experience performing business analysis for software development projects.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

A high bar for quality

Knowledge of source control systems like Git, SVN, etc.

Nice to have Qualifications:

PMP Certification

Experience working as a Scrum Master

Recent software development experience in web development or mobile app development.