Southern California Edison Digital Development, Senior Manager in Rosemead, California

Job Description

You’re a special breed. You accept challenges and want to make a difference. You want to make the world a better place as a result of your work.

You’re part wrangler, part detective. You understand business process and its strategic challenges. You are curious and ask the right questions. You know how to use cutting edge technology along with Agile methodologies to solve problems. And you want your work to make a difference in the world.

You will know how to use your unique gifts to help one of the largest energy companies in the country create a pathway to fight climate change and improve air quality.

If this sound like you…read on.

The job …

The Digital Development Senior Manager will manage product software development and implementation. In this role, you will manage a multi-disciplinary teams of software developers and test engineers. You will collaborate with multi-functional teams (management, mobile, automation, and API developers, UX designers, test engineers, operations engineers, scrum, product and business leaders) to lead development initiatives for the Digital Accelerator. You are a strong, hands-on technical leader, an independent, critical and analytic thinker, have superb communication skills and rapidly adapt to changing business and customer demands.

Detailed stuff you will be doing …

The Digital Development Senior Manager possesses a broad base of skills and knowledge across digital technologies and be a technical leader with a proven track record of building and leading teams. You will balance high priority projects against executing on a long term vision. You will be security-conscious and continually analyze software to safeguard against potential threats. Your ultimate success hinges on your ability to collaborate closely with your peers while influencing decision makers. The Digital Development Senior Manager will:

  • Manage a multi-disciplinary software development team (including full time employees and contractors).Provide regular feedback and coaching regarding both job performance and career development.

  • Lead the development and release of multiple products across the Digital Accelerator utilizing Scrum Agile and Design Thinking methodologies.

  • Provide guidance to developers and other groups in identifying product and technical requirements, contributing to functional strategy development.

  • Ensure partnership, through collaboration, between development and product, UX, and other teams.

  • Partner with other discipline leaders across IT (legacy support, cyber, integration, etc.) to ensure teams follow SDLC processes and standard methodologies, enabling successful execution against the Digital Accelerator vision.

  • Drive strategy in collaboration with Digital Architecture and lead the future development of various products and services across multiple platforms.

  • Lead the evaluation of new and existing development by ensuring customer feedback and standard methodologies are used to evolve and improve.

  • Provide direction to keeps teams aligned and on track, without stifling alternate views or neglecting the need to adjust course.

  • Self-Development via an awareness of one's strengths and weaknesses, and openness to others viewpoints.

  • Demonstrating interest in others, urging adaptive development and promoting a sustainable team culture.


Qualifications you need …

  • Bachelor’s Degree.

  • Five (5) years of managing/supervising technical resources or organization.

  • Experience with Web technologies (HTML5, CSS, JavaScript).

  • Database development and modeling experience in SQL and/or NoSQL architectures.

  • Experience in Web-based integration protocols (e.g. REST, JSON, SOAP, WS*, etc)

  • Experience with DevOps concepts (e.g. CI/CD), tools and technologies (GitHub, Jenkins, Chef, Docker, etc).

  • Experience with Agile product development methodologies working on Scrum teams.

  • Deep understanding of application architecture, cloud architectures, integration architecture, and security design patterns and standard methodologies.

  • Prior working knowledge and understanding of SaaS, IaaS, PaaS, iPaaS, mBaaS, and DaaS. Understanding of legacy architectures such as mainframe, midrange, com+, etc., and how to integrate with them.

Other stuff you should also have …

  • Graduate Degree in Business, Leadership, or relevant technical discipline.

  • Ten (10) years of hands-On experience in software development and delivery experience.

  • Experience in Energy and Utilities Industry is a plus.

  • Focused desire to build products and services that customers will love.

  • Working knowledge of Design Thinking methodology.

  • Ability to think strategically and creatively.

  • Superior interpersonal and communication skills.

  • Ability to ensure the confidentiality of sensitive information and thrive in a fast-paced, intellectually-demanding and service-oriented environment.

  • The capacity for self-motivation, independent initiative and creative problem-solving

  • A diligent attention to detail and good technical intuition.

  • Ability to manage time and schedules to meet daring deadlines and influence through persuasive written and verbal communication, as well as the ability to set and lead expectations at the executive level.

  • Excellent leadership skills with experience collaborating with multi-functional teams.

  • Passionate: You love creating intuitive and breathtaking user experiences that exceed the needs of your users.

  • Empathic: You show great compassion for your audience and are experienced in Design Thinking/User Centered Design practices.

  • Participating: You love working with a team and are eager to collaborate with business colleagues to find elegant but practical solutions to design challenges.

  • Flexible: You are deliberate about your design approach, and you rely on feedback from the team and users to ideate and improve on your designs.

  • Confident: You love creating advanced designs and prototypes and ensure they are validated throughout each step.

  • Life-learner: You take pride in learning, as well as sharing what you know with your teammates.

You should know …

  • The candidate for this position must be legally authorized to work directly as employees for any employer in the United States without visa sponsorship.

  • Relocation may apply to this position.

  • We offer a competitive Total Rewards Package that includes things like a wide selection of health plans, preventative health reimbursement, 401(k) savings plan with company match and automatic company contributions, tuition reimbursement, professional development, volunteer programs, employee assistance program, electric service discount, and many more perks!

Southern California Edison, an Edison International (NYSE:EIX) company, serves a population of approximately 15 million via 5 million customer accounts in a 50,000-square-mile service area within Central, Coastal and Southern California. Join the utility leader that is safely delivering reliable, affordable electricity to our customers for over 125 years.

SCE is a proud Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other protected status.