Sr. Manager, Engineering
Under Armour is all about performance. Because what we make empowers athletes in every form to push themselves, to turn good into great, and to stay hungry for whatever comes next. And this is exactly what we expect from each other.
Working with us means one key thing: no matter what you do, you see every day and every project as a chance to push your field forward. In every store and every office, we build teams where everyone is an MVP. And together we tackle every challenge head on. Because we work to push the gear, the game, and ourselves farther.
We’re looking for people who do more than good work.
We’re looking for the Best in Every Game.
Under Armour is the chosen brand of this generation of athletes... and the athletes of tomorrow. We're about performance - in training and on game day, in blistering heat and bitter cold. Whatever the conditions, whatever the sport, Under Armour delivers the advantage athletes have come to demand.
That demand has created an environment of growth. An environment where building a great team is vital. An environment where doing whatever it takes is the baseline and going above and beyond to protect the Brand is commonplace.
The world's hungriest athletes live by a code, a pledge to themselves and everyone else: Protect This House... I Will. Our goal is to Build A Great Team! Will YOU…Protect This House?!
Team is seeking a Sr. Manager of Software Engineering,responsible for all Engineering efforts related to our Foundational Services team. Foundational
Services builds and manages the critical systems that crosscut all of our Digital assets, underpinning our mission of Making You Better.Additionally, this role is responsible for collaborating with teammates and stakeholders, completing projects both big and small, and ensuring that our teammates are aware and happy with the services we deliver. Establishing collaborative andproductive relationships within Engineering, IT, cross-functional business partners, external vendors and service providers globally to advocate for best in class technology solutions will be a key metric of success. The Sr. Software Engineering Manager is an integral part of a passionate, focused and driven team that supports high impact projects that fuel our rapid growth by providing incomparable service to deliver a great product.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
•Oversee multiple projects and ensure project timing is maintained through collaboration with
Senior Engineers, Software Architects, Product Managers, Business Analysts, and QA teammates
•Responsible for managing engineering teams focused on our
various Foundational Services
•Comfortable Managing both onshore/offshore resources and managing budget and forecasts.
•Experience leading Scrum ceremonies and setting best practices amongst teams.
•You play an active role leading the process of taking high-level, sometimes vague, business
requirements and turning them into actionable user stories. You are involved in projects throughout
•You collaborate with Global teammates in many functions: creative, user experience, quality
assurance, and development.
•You will collaborate in brainstorming, designing, architecting and implementing new solutions, as
well as suggesting tools, technologies, and best practices to improve performance and site quality.
•Manage the recruitment, on-boarding, training activities, career-pathing, and evaluation of
Technical Attributes & Experience of Ideal Candidate:
●You are well versed in distributed systems with high uptime requirements and are responsible for continuously evaluating, designing and improving the software development processes to support a global delivery model.
●You have a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science (relevant work experience may be substituted) or7-10+ years of hands on experience in a
collaborative engineering environment.
●You are comfortable developing in multiple languages including Java, Scala, Go, and Nodejs.
●You have proven experience in working and integrating with APIs and 3rd Party systemsintegrations (SOAP/REST).
●You work hard to stay current – blogs, open source contribution, technology groups – whatever it takes to allow you to not just know what’s going on, but to leverage that information into working strategies and adjustments to how you do your work.
●You are able to deliver compelling presentations, architectural blueprint documents, and requirements-gathering workshops to influence the strategic direction of our projects and leading solution design sessions.
●Assess cost and benefits of each possible solution and effectively recommend alternatives (build versus buy) and options that are most cost effective while providing the needed capabilities.
At Under Armour, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law. Under Armour believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.