Software Engineering Team Leader/Manager

Minsk, Belarus

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DESCRIPTION


Currently we are looking for a Software Engineering Team Leader/Manager for our Minsk office to make the team even stronger.

We are looking for a strong Software Engineering Team Leader or Manager with resource management experience to drive and lead a team of 40+ software engineers. The role will combine Team Leader, Resource Manager and Delivery Manager roles with highly visibility at EPAM management level.

We offer you the challenging but exciting chance to manage, drive and grow the development teams with different skill sets in Media, Entertainment and Publishing domain.

Responsibilities

  • Hire the right people at the right time;
  • Organize interviews for the open positions;
  • Ensure the successful onboarding and adaptation of newcomers;
  • Help employees in professional growth and career development;
  • Ensure a necessary and sufficient level of employees’ professional motivation;
  • Organize information exchange between employees and units and the entire company;
  • Help subordinates to solve administrative issues;
  • Create and optimize necessary working conditions for employees;
  • Provide effective project staffing upon requests of the project heads;
  • Build an effective organizational and managerial structure in the resource group;
  • Gather, maintain and expand technological and managerial expertise within the resource group;
  • Identify and grow HiPo talents to create startup squads for new projects onboarding;
  • Track vacations approvals, communicate resources unavailability risks to project management.

Requirements

  • 8+ years of experience in software engineering (Java dev background is preferred);
  • 4+ years of leading a medium size group of engineers (up to 20 ppl);
  • 2+ years of experience as a Resource Manager for 20+ people;
  • Stress resistance, mental agility and “can-do” attitude;
  • Strong understanding of the project deliverables;
  • Strong knowledge of Scrum methodology and software release cycle;
  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational, and written/verbal communication skills;
  • Ability to work with tight deadlines;
  • Good spoken English and experience in working directly with the client.

We offer

  • Regular performance and salary reviews;
  • Internal mobility program (relocation to any EPAM office including the EU and the USA);
  • Flexible working schedule;
  • Office location nearby a subway;
  • Vast opportunities for self-development:
    • Free English and German classes;
    • Wide range of professional and soft-skills trainings and workshops;
    • Partial grant for certification cost.
  • Extensive social package: free medical care, vaccination and massage, corporate programs, sport programs, family care, etc;
  • Impressive amount of benefits and discounts.

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