Description 
Stave, a fast-growing startup in cloud-based logistics and supply chain software helps our customers digitalize their business operations from procurement, asset and inventory management, and operations to enable regular users to operate digitally and allow businesses to achieve significant cost savings and drive profitability.  Stave delivers cloud-based apps, built on ServiceNow, that enables customers to drive greater visibility into and control over how they run their business.

At Stave, we’re building a great company that is laser-focused on our mission: Business Apps for Everyday Users that Simplifies Work and our Core Values: Build Great Software, Get Stuff Done, Grow or Die, and Be Awesome.  Our Mission Statement and Core Values drive our everyday work life and team-oriented focus. It’s our people who make it happen, and we strive to attract and retain the best in every discipline.

As Development Manager, you will lead the day-to-day activities of the development team. You will manage the Scrum process, source control, and quality management to ensure the development team stays focused and efficient. You will also work with Product Owners to ensure the development team has a clear understanding of requirements and priorities.

 

The goal of this role is to ensure that Stave is able to deliver quality products to our customers that delivery value, are simple to implement, and easily upgraded over time. Your problem-solving and leadership skills are invaluable to our company’s success. You should be an excellent communicator, comfortable managing multiple tasks, and be a team player.

Responsibilities

Lead the day-day agile development activities of the team

Work closely with the product owners to understand detailed requirements and estimate level of effort

Drive development from design, implementation, test automation, and delivery of high-quality product

Design features with a core commitment to quality and an eye to how the products will evolve in future releases

Be technically super, hands on, and guide the team leading from the front

Drive quality and testing of product development

Manage the code base, source control, and branching strategy

Research new technologies that may bring value to our products

Research impact of ServiceNow platform updates to our products

The ideal candidate will have

5+ years of experience developing software, including 2+ years of experience developing on the ServiceNow platform

2+ years of experience managing a development team

Experience with Agile and Scrum, Certified Scrum Master (CSM) preferred

Solid leadership, teamwork, and collaboration skills

Knowledge of JavaScript, JSON, HTML, XML, CSS, Bootstrap, AngularJS, React, REST, and Git

Experience with data modeling techniques for relational DBs like MySQL

Bachelors or master’s degree, in Computer Science or similar discipline