Senior Manager, Software Engineering - Cloud Engineering -20-0169

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Chicago, IL, United States
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powertofly approved What Relativity Has to Offer:

Relativity's software helps users organize data and quickly identify key issues during litigation, internal investigations, and compliance projects. They offer their employees great benefits like:

  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Winter break (office closed from Christmas through New Year's Day)
  • 401k matching
  • Paid parental leave
  • We are Relativity. A market-leading, global tech company that equips legal professionals with a powerful platform to organize data, discover the truth, and act on it.  The US Department of Justice, 198 of top 200 US law firms, and more than 70 Fortune 100 companies are among the customers who trust Relativity during litigation, internal investigations, and compliance projects. 
    Our SaaS product, RelativityOne, has become the fastest-growing product in the company's history and we have consistently been named a great workplace. As we grow, we continue to seek individuals that will bring their whole, authentic self to our team. 
    Join us in the transformation of the legal industry and play a pivotal role in shaping the future of the practice of law and beyond. We don’t believe in ‘ideal’ candidates, so if you see a job that sparks your interest, go for it. Wherever you’re from, however you identify, and whatever experience you have, you can belong at Relativity.  

    The Senior Manager will be responsible for leading multiple highly effective teams in the development and delivery of Relativity’s Cloud Monitoring solution.  This individual will be the subject matter expert for the frameworks, processes, and technology that enables product teams to effectively monitor their service and application and provide Service Delivery with the alerts and insights they need to respond to customer incidents.  
    Align Strategy and Goals
    • Serve as technology advisor and subject matter expert to the business on all aspects of Cloud monitoring
    • Stay on the top of the latest technological progress and use this knowledge to ensure company products and software solutions remain marketable and competitive.
    • Develop deep software knowledge of current Relativity processes and products to align the team’s strategy and create incremental goals to delivery on that strategy over time.
    • Advocating the benefits of CI/CD and fostering a DevOps culture across the engineering organization.
    Focus on Product Delivery
    • Collaborates with peers to create the roadmap to build out the tools and processes to support the goals and use it to drive purpose for the team and backlog
    • Deliver results, within time and scope, and brings visibility through regular reporting
    • Display an ownership mindset and be accountable for the team’s deliverables.
    • Tackle significant and unique issues where analysis of situations or data requires analysis of intangibles and providing direction on actions to be taken.
    • Support other engineering groups in the creation, improvement, and execution of their monitoring improvement plans.
    Build High Performing Teams
    • Builds and leads multiple, highly effective teams of software engineers to support the demands of the department and meet the objectives of the product development process.
    • Collaborates with Managers and their teams to identify and develop the talents of each individual on their teams.
    • Keep your team’s vision aligned with bigger picture in mind.  
    • Implements operational policies and directives
    Preferred Qualifications
    • Expert in how cloud applications are monitored at scale.
    • Excellent knowledge of software engineering discipline and in-depth knowledge of agile product development methodologies
    • Experience applying CI/CD successfully in a variety of large scale environments.
    • Knowledge of infrastructure and monitoring/logging solutions, specifically Microsoft Azure, New Relic, and Splunk
    • Strong teamwork and partnering skills for cross-group collaboration
    • Strong leadership skills – ability to motivate people, instill accountability, perform under the pressure and optimize the team's resources to attain the business goals
    • Strong verbal, presentation, and written communications skills for technical and non-technical audiences
    • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in computer science or related discipline
    Minimum Qualifications
    • 7 years of experience managing software product development teams
    • 12+ years of software development of commercial-grade systems and applications with a proven track record of building and leading successful engineering teams

    At Relativity, we live our core values and we thrive on solving complex problems. We’re dedicated to continually improving our product and providing relentless customer service, and we’re always looking for people to join us on the journey.  
    Relativity is a team of smart, passionate people always looking to grow, contribute, and make our product and customer service the best it can be. Our team members come from diverse backgrounds with different skills and life experiences—and we love and celebrate those differences. We believe that employees are happiest when they’re empowered to be their full, authentic selves, regardless how you identify. 
    So, please come as you are. We can’t wait to meet you. 
    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.

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    Senior Manager, Software Engineering - Cloud Engineering -20-0169