Solarwinds Inc. Manager, Engineering in Brno, Czech Republic


Are you an experienced engineering leader with a passion for delivering great products in a fast-paced environment? Does directing a team of people that are smarter than you excite you? Do you chafe at bureaucracy and look for the most efficient way to get things done? If so, SolarWinds has an opening for an Engineering Manager that might be a good fit for you.


What would you be responsible for in this role?

  • Supervise, mentor and grow Developers and Testers

  • Foster and drive good software quality management practices

  • Work with Product Management team to deliver high-quality, technically sound products on schedule

  • Drive all aspects of recruiting including attracting, building and retaining a highly skilled Engineering team

  • Effectively collaborate in a fast paced environment with multiple business teams (Engineering Management, Product Management, Sales Engineering, Support etc.)

  • Promote good software development and project management practices


What is needed for this position?

  • BS or MS in Computer Science or equivalent

  • 3+ years of experience designing, developing and shipping commercial software

  • 2+ years of experience on similar role in Development and\or Quality assurance

  • Experience with multiple teams leading, mentoring

  • Excellent communication and organizational skills

  • Strong time management skills

  • Solid understanding and experience with agile development process (SCRUM) and Software Development Life Cycle

  • Demonstrated creativity, problem solving

  • Programming experience

  • English on advanced level

  • Willing to travel internationally on occasion

Desired Skills:

  • Understanding of IT technologies (networking, virtualization, systems management, etc.)

  • Project management experience

  • Prior experience directing an engineering team including a history of developing leadership

What awaits for you besides the top technology and great coworkers?

We offer many benefits, such as growth opportunities and bonuses. The main one, though, is a great team of people you can learn from.

We promote self-education (10 learning days) and support you in learning new things – through conferences, learning tutorials, and mentors. We also offer language courses.

You can enjoy comfortable office spaces with tasty coffee, snacks, fresh fruits and vegetables, game rooms, soft chairs, billiard, Wii and PS 4 with VR, and many more.

You can bike to work and find colleagues who do the same sports as you do.

We also provide 3 sick days, meal vouchers, Flexi Passes, MultiSport card, pension or life insurance benefits, flexible working hours.

SolarWinds is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. SolarWinds will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job ID 2019-12275

# Positions 1

Category (Candidate Search) Engineering

Position Type Regular

Business Group SolarWinds