InPronto - Team Management

Web Development Manager / Director

Location: San Francisco,
California Req. #: 102


Join this well funded ground floor startup with large growth potential in an expanding market; be part of the core team for this exciting company. You will be one of the lead developers of internet and enterprise applications in the growing area of benefits.

Primary responsibilities:

  • Design and implement an enterprise level application consistent with the company's overall strategy and the overall technical architecture.
  • Independently design, code and test major features, as well as work jointly with other team members to deliver complex changes.
  • Assist QA in understanding the architecture in establishing high level testing plans and methodology.
  • Document and communicate the design for an offshore distributed development team.
  • Work closely with business staff to develop facility with subject-matter.
  • Provide leadership and mentoring for less senior developers.
  • Participate in Design/Code reviews, both as presenter and as reviewer, to ensure consistency in architecture and design/code practices.
  • Review business and technical requirements, project scope, and project plan, as well as to functional and technical designs.
  • Estimate engineering effort for your designs.
  • Collaborate effectively with other engineers to innovatively solve complex problems and deliver end-to-end quality in terms of both customer experience and technology.

Required Experience:

  • Expert in Web Application Design and Development (6 years). Former Architect Experience is a big plus.
  • Development experience in Flex/Flash/Actionscript, MXML, J2EE, PHP HTML/XML/DHTML MySQL ASP JavaScript Microsoft SQL ASP.NET AJAX ColdFusion CSS Oracle, RR (4 years), should be able to write neat and high performance code, should be about to detect memory leaks and performance bottlenecks.
  • Should have played a key development role in design and implement various Web enterprise solutions.
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines, work independently, balance numerous short term issues with longer term deliverables and be willing to deal with rapidly changing requirements.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills are absolutely necessary, given the internationally distributed team.
  • Proven results oriented person with a delivery focus.
  • Ability to influence and communicate effectively with non-technical audiences including product managers and business leaders on topics ranging from product strategy to technology and development strategy.
  • Experience in Test Driven Development.
  • Demonstrated experience working through the full product cycle - including design, coding, and unit testing of scalable, distributed, fault-tolerant web applications (5 years).
  • Minimum BS in Computer Science or related field; MS. PhD preferred.

Desired Experience:

  • Agile Methods.
  • Working on a distributed development project, including offshore developers.