Manager, Software Engineering

Category: Technology
Location: Alpharetta, GA
Job ID: 11760
Posted Date: March 11, 2019

More than 30 years ago, E*TRADE pioneered the online brokerage industry by executing the first-ever electronic individual investor trade. While the landscape of our industry has changed dramatically, our culture of innovation and drive to make online trading accessible to everyone continues to drive us forward. We believe in challenging the status quo, fostering an environment of curiosity and learning, and, above all, putting our customers first.


The Manager, Software Engineering position will be responsible for managing a team of software engineers in the Sales and Service Technology department at E*TRADE Financial.


  • Directs a team of developers involved in the analysis, design, development and implementation of software applications.
  • Determines user requirements, leads application design, plans projects, establishes priorities and monitors progress.
  • Evaluates project status and resource utilization and implements changes to improve the team’s effectiveness.
  • Coordinate with business stakeholders to integrate project with other applications.
  • Train, coach, motivate and mentor software developers including performance management and career development.
  • Provide feedback to drive improvement and quality as well as identifying areas of strengths and recognizing accomplishments.


  • 3+ years of proven, successful people management experience.
  • 5+ years developing web-based applications utilizing the .NET framework (Standard/Core) or similar object oriented language


  • 1+ year working with Slack Enterprise Grid
  • 2+ years working with XML and JSON
  • 2+ years working with creating and consuming web services/APIs
  • Experience working in an agile environment.
  • Strong desire to learn and implement new and innovative technologies.
  • Possess above average ability to problem solve and adapt to new situations that require outside-the-box thinking.
  • Strong oral and written skills for interacting with vendors, fellow developers, and customers.
  • Understanding of GIT/SVN and code source control best practices.
  • Approachable with demonstrated leadership qualities, including coaching, mentoring, and associate development
  • Demonstrates self-confidence and the ability to maintain composure in difficult situations
  • Must be flexible to meet the needs of a challenging environment of fluctuating business needs, having the ability to lead employees through change
  • Excellent listening, written and verbal communication skills
  • Possess an appropriate sense of urgency, escalating issues only when resolutions exceed a team level capacity to resolve them.
  • Possess the ability to work independently with integrity and dedication to the job, the team, and E*TRADE.
  • Be detail oriented, organized, meticulous, and supremely professional in all inter-personal relationships.
  • Be flexible with the ability to juggle many demands and deliver results.
  • Possess a solid understanding of application development and support for custom application system environments.


● Bachelor’s Degree in a Technology, Management, or related field.

We offer a competitive and comprehensive benefits package. Please visit to learn more about the opportunities.

E*TRADE Financial is an Equal Opportunity Employer who encourages diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, disability, citizenship, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

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