Software Development Manager at Centrify Corporation
Santa Clara, CA, US
If so, you'll be right at home at Centrify. We are always looking for talented, motivated individuals who would like to help us design, build, sell and support the next generation of integrated software solutions as we redefine security from a legacy static perimeter-based approach to protecting millions of scattered connections in a boundaryless hybrid enterprise!

You will be working on Centrify Infrastructure Service with a focus on identity management, privileged access and auditing. A successful candidate understands and has experience implementing scalable and high-performance enterprise software. You also have a passion for software quality as well as a strong product commitment. In addition to technical expertise, you have the acumen to look at a product from both customer and industry competitive perspective. As the Engineering representative in customer-facing situations, you will have a unique opportunity to observe first-hand the deployment and usage of the product by our enterprise customers in a global environment.

Mentor and lead a development team by providing technical guidance, setting priorities and managing resources.
Collaborate closely with Product Management and field professionals to understand diverse and changing requirements and turn them into actionable plans.
Work closely with Sales and Support to drive product adoption and customer satisfaction by providing timely, pragmatic and effective solutions to customer issues.
Define and evangelize best engineering practices, with focus on code robustness, code security, performance and scalability.
Critical Skills
4+ years’ experience as a hands-on development manager.
Strong system programming experience (such as multi-threading, caching) in one or more Linux or UNIX systems.
In-depth knowledge and experience in one or more of the following areas: directory service, LDAP, Kerberos, authentication mechanisms (e.g. Single sign-on), relational database and networking.
Fluency in C++ and/or C programming languages as well as scripting languages such as Python, Perl and TCL.
Exposure to web-based programming and/or working experience in a cloud-computing environment is highly desirable.
Good working knowledge of secure programming concepts and operating system security fundamentals.
Leadership skills: ability to coach and mentor.
Ability to work in a team environment: be open-minded, willing to listen and accept difference of opinion.
Comfortable working with teams in multiple geographical locations.
Excellent analytical and troubleshooting skills.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
12+ Years hands-on software development experience in UNIX/Linux, with 4+ years as a development manager.
4 Years College Education or equivalent work experience
Centrify offers competitive salaries and an excellent benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and life insurance. We also provide an Employee Assistance Program, paid holidays, paid time off, flexible spending account, stock options, 401k, and more. This is just part of what made Centrify one of Glassdoor's "Best Places to Work in 2016"!

Centrify Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to providing a diversified work environment, free of discrimination and harassment.

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