Pitney Bowes Manager Engineer in New York, New York

About the Opportunity

As an Engineering Manager of Global Ecommerce at Pitney Bowes, you thrive on for improving our existing applications, building engaging new consumer experiences, and helping to build a world-class engineering culture, and you deliver with precision. You see opportunities where others see challenges.

Build. Deploy. Bridge. Grow. In this role, you’ll join our Global Ecommerce team in New York and report to the Director, Global Ecommerce Engineering. You will be responsible for:

•Lead and mentor an engineering team of 4 team members comprised of software engineers and quality assurance engineers. Constantly working with the team to maximize productivity, efficiency and engagement of the team as a whole. Minimize roadblocks and maximize opportunities to keep all members of the team productive, engaged, and fulfilled in their roles. •Creates a commitment to delivering high quality, unit-tested code, resolving defects quickly and thoroughly, and proactive collaboration with the team to improve their systems knowledge and testing plans. •Mentor professional growth and day to day operational logistics for your team, including new hire recruitment/orientation, expense reporting/time off, resource scheduling and project management, technical training/skills growth, and morale at an individual as well as team level. •Foster an environment of collaboration and trust between your team and the Product Management group. This includes providing credible “good faith” estimates, a balanced and fair presentation of solution alternatives, and a proactive culture of suggesting and implementing enhancements that will make our products more successful. •Hands on development along with your team. Although it’s unrealistic to have the same capacity as rest of your team in coding – you are expected to contribute, perform code reviews, and hold design discussions with your team members. •Assure education, awareness, and adherence of your team to PB’s software development processes and standards, including agile development, automated unit testing, internationalization, usability, scalability, and service oriented architecture initiatives.


•Require 6 years’ experience in software development, project management, systems development •Requires 2 years of managing software development teams •Understanding of modern software architecture and methodologies, including Agile (Kanban, Scrum, XP) •Deep technical expertise and proven ability to be a subject matter expert on a variety of technologies – some of the tech stack used by the teams include Java, Scala, Python, Javascript (Angular, React, Node), NoSQL DBs (mongoDB, couchbase), rabbitMQ •Strong communication skills to work with cross-functional teams including product, architecture, development and operations teams •Ability to synthesize complex information and concepts to keep a team focused on end goals •Strong results-orientation combined with excellent judgment and problem solving skills; track record of product success •Excellent verbal and written communication skills and presentation skills •Expertise communicating progress at each phase of development as appropriate, including published roadmaps, user stories, sprint review presentations, progress charts •Self-reliant, articulate, approachable and comfortable with a rapidly changing environment

The Team Pitney Bowes Global Ecommerce provides a comprehensive range of global ecommerce and cross-border shipping solutions that help U.S. and U.K. retailers and online marketplaces reach consumers around the world. Recently, Pitney Bowes acquired Borderfree, a market leader in global ecommerce solutions. This move accelerates our strategic vision to grow our company through expansion of our digital commerce businesses.

At Pitney Bowes, our passionate and ambitious team delivers innovations that help clients navigate the complex and always evolving world of commerce: from helping them use data to market to the best customers, to enabling the sending of parcels and packages efficiently, to securing payments through statements and invoices. In everything, we do, we deliver accuracy and precision to drive meaningful impact.

Pitney Bowes is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that values diversity and inclusiveness in the workplace.

W/M/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/LGBT are encouraged to apply.

All interested individuals must apply online. Individuals with disabilities who cannot apply via our online application should refer to the alternate application options via our Individuals with Disabilities link.

Job: *Engineering

Title: Manager Engineer

Location: NY-New York

Requisition ID: 163985