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Irvine, CA, United States
Employment: Full Time Experience: Senior, Lead

Thales InFlyt Experience products offer end-to-end solutions that support our customers before, during and after the flight. Thales supplies in-flight entertainment and connectivity experiences to more than 60 airlines around the globe and as a trusted airline partner is committed to building its position as an industry leader. We are proud that our InFlyt Experience systems are used by over 274 million passengers a year.

We are looking for a Software Manager to join Thales in Irvine, California who is self-driven, innovative and hands-on individual to lead and manage a team of talented SW developers and integrator's supporting the Customer Development Project Software department.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Interface with all the stakeholders, within and outside the organization, to capture the needs for the team in terms of scope, budget and schedule.
  • Contribute to the development of the team’s product roadmap with all stakeholders.
  • Plan, coordinate and organize the team’s development project to completion;
  • Drive the development, integration and testing of the solution and ensure proper software technical documentation is generated for each phase of the development cycle.
  • Use prior project and technical management experience to lead and mentor the team.
  • Perform HR duties such as recruiting, training, setting individual objectives, conducting performance reviews and time keeping.
  • Hold regular meetings with the team to keep all team members informed.
  • Adopt state of the art processes and procedures as needed to improve the team productivity.
  • Develop and maintain metrics to measure productivity, progress, defect containment and others as required by management
  • Will support internal and external customers. External customer interaction will include being available for customer releases, supporting in-service troubleshooting and communications, and support fly alongs and deliveries as required.
Skills and Experience:
  • Bachelor's degree from four-year college or university in Computer Science or related field
  • 8-10 years related experience and/or training
  • 4+ years of management/leadership experience
  • 8+ years of experience in designing, implementing and testing component based, objected oriented software in an AGILE Scrum environments.
  • Previous experience with both integration and development.
  • Previous experience in developing web applications and back-end solutions using Databases
  • Knowledge of SAFe, Scrum and Agile development methodologies and associated management tools (Version1 and JIRA)
  • Able to create KPIs report on them and utilize these KPIs for managing change and improvements.
  • Able to lead diverse teams with different skillsets.
  • Self-motivated, critical thinker with strong technical background
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Are you ready to be part a part of something big? If your skills, experience and attitude are a match and you’re looking for an exciting challenge, please apply now using the link below and we will be in touch.

Thales champions inclusion and we believe diversity strengthens the fabric of our culture.We are an Equal Opportunity Employer/AA/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled.

At Thales we provide CAREERS and not only jobs. With Thales employing 68,000 employees in 50 countries our mobility policy enables thousands of employees each year to develop their careers at home and abroad, in their existing areas of expertise or by branching out into new fields. Together we believe that embracing flexibility is a smarter way of working. Great journeys start here, apply now!

Thales champions inclusion and we believe diversity strengthens the fabric of our culture. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer/AA/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled.

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