United Airlines Manager - Application Development in Houston, Texas
Join an award-winning team and help shape the future of commercial aviation!
This is a hands-on technical manager role, responsible for the leadership of a team that delivers web and mobile applications that are used daily by United’s Technical Operations team to execute a world-class operation. United’s Technical Operations team is one of the largest Maintenance, Repair, and Overhaul (MRO) organizations in the world. Our team continually innovates to deliver digital solutions to support this complex, dynamic operation.
As a manager, you will lead a team of developers, analysts, and other roles to reliably and successfully deliver within an agile team. You will coach, mentor, and develop others to achieve their best performance. You will be the face of our products with internal customers. A strong application development background with a broad, full stack skillset will be an asset in this role.
Actively coach and develop team members’ technical and soft skills
Ensure on-time and high-quality product delivery
Lead the technical design of new applications and new features
Estimate work in support of sprint and release planning as well as long-range roadmapping
Identify resource and skill needs to execute on short and long-term product roadmap
Support new products through deployment lifecycle
Qualifications - Required
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Engineering
3-5 years of technical lead / management experience in an application development setting
Excellent full stack technical skills
3+ years of experience with backend technologies (e.g. C#, .Net, .Net Core, GraphQL, RESTful service development, microservice development, SQL/T-SQL, SQL 2016+, etc.)
Strong understanding of development best practices, design patterns, and standards and how to apply them
Experience leading an agile development team, including feature/user story development, estimating, unit testing, etc.
Exceptional problem solving and analytical skills
Proven track-record of ownership and delivery
Strong communication skills and ability to clearly present ideas to a variety of technical and non-technical audiences
Ability to work in a dynamic, multi-disciplined team
A passion for details and quality in delivery
Strong planning and organizational skills
Must be legally authorized to work in the United States for any employer without sponsorship
Qualifications - Preferred
Master’s degree in Computer Science or Engineering
Airline industry experience
Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT
Division: 47 Technology/IT
Function: Information Technology
Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled