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Senior Engineer Manager - School Information System


Senior Engineer Manager- School Information System

Veracross is a PE-backed leading provider of a SaaS-based school information system (SIS) platform for independent schools. Designed specifically to meet the unique needs of independent schools, Veracross combines the power of a truly integrated database with personalized, data-driven communication tools. To date, we have configured and deployed our system at over 250 leading private K-12 schools in over 20 countries through a powerful, leveraged, and elegant architecture unique in our industry. Additionally, Veracross owns Magnus Health, the leading provider of electronic health record management for K-12 schools.

ROLE SUMMARY:

Veracross is seeking an experienced Senior Engineering Manager to oversee the SIS (School Information System) product engineering teams. This position reports to the head of Product Engineering. These teams build our core SIS products: Academics, Admissions, Development, and Accounting.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Work with the head of the engineering department on everything that impacts the engineering organization
  • Leading the team through feature definition design, estimation, implementation, test, deploy and monitoring
  • Regularly meet with team managers 1-1, as well as conduct skip-level meetings
  • Recruit and retain top talent from a variety of source
  • Improve, champion, and oversee the execution of our agile SDLC within and across teams
  • Partner with Product Management to produce quality software while balancing engineering objectives
  • Support the personal and career growth of people on your team, including developing leadership skills
  • Continuously seek to empower your teams to be self-sufficient
  • Participate in long-term planning and budgeting initiative
  • Limited travel to Magnus’s engineering headquarters in Pennsylvania


REQUIREMENTS:

  • 5+ years managing web application development teams in a SaaS business
  • 3+ years of experience in modern web application development.
  • Experience in agile software development environments
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience in our specific technologies or similar: Ruby on Rails, AWS, modern JavaScript development, Docker, SQL Server

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required.

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401 Edgewater Place

Suite 360

Wakefield, MA 01880

866.492.3463