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Software Development Manager

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Winnipeg, MB
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Full Time
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Software and Programming

Thinkbox Products
Deadline is a cross-platform render farm management tool used by tens of thousands of people around the world. Deadline offers its clients the ability to efficiently distribute rendering tasks among a large pool of local machines or by utilizing popular cloud computing services.
Our 3D software technologies are focused on the creation, management, rendering and meshing of point clouds. One of our major products is "Krakatoa". Krakatoa is used by hundreds of studios and artists around the world to create volumetric smoke, fire, and other simulation FX.
Thinkbox technology has been used in feature films such as: Fantastic Beasts And Where to Find Them, Wonder Woman, Independence Day 2, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Batman vs Superman, Ex Machina, The Martian, and many more.

Job Description
As a software development manager at Thinkbox, you have the opportunity to manage a software engineering team building tools for creating the world's most compelling visual content. And, as an Amazon Web Services manager, you will influences our long-term technical and business strategy, helps us hire talented team members and be part of the larger technical leadership community of Amazon. This position provides the opportunity to work in a creative environment and be part of a culture of innovation with a focus on delighting our users.
If all of this sounds exciting to you, then please come join us and help shape the future of creating, processing, and delivering digital content On-Premise and in the Cloud. We are looking for talented and self-motivated individuals with the capability to learn and tackle new challenges.

Basic Qualifications Bachelor's degree (or higher) in Computer Science or a related discipline
5+ years of software development experience with at least 2 years in a managerial role
Proficiency in at least one modern programming language such as C, C++, C#, Java
In-depth knowledge of computer science, data structures and algorithms
Strong problem solving ability and object-oriented design skills
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Experience mentoring and training the engineering community on complex technical issues
Ability to communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical individuals

Preferred Qualifications 10+ years of software development experience with 5+ years of software development manager
Exceptional customer relationship skills including the ability to discover the true requirements underlying feature requests, recommend alternative technical and business approaches, and lead engineering efforts to meet aggressive timelines with optimal solutions.
Experience building complex software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers
Experience developing cross-platform C# and C++ applications
Sharp analytical abilities and proven design skills
A strong track record of project delivery for large, cross-functional, projects

Posted: October 16, 2018
Closes: December 15, 2018
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