Development Manager

In Bergen Headquarters

Full-time


StormGeo is looking for a Development Manager that will be responsible for product development in a fast moving, exciting and challenging domain area. The Development Manager will lead all new product development as well as the maintenance of our product portfolio.

What do we do?

For two decades, StormGeo has put into practice an in-depth knowledge and understanding of our customers’ work environments, providing solutions that give them a competitive advantage. As a global provider of weather intelligence, StormGeo is a trusted partner for companies who require decision support for weather sensitive operations. We are one of the largest and fastest growing providers of professional weather services worldwide.

What will you do?

As a Development Manager, you will be responsible for managing software development for multiple applications and websites. Your primary focus will be leading an agile team of Senior Developers, establishing standards and best practices, and acting as the technical lead in communication with business stakeholders.

  • Develop and maintain a strong technical understanding of our product suite
  • Manage a team of geographically distributed developers
  • Manage and coordinate the planning, design, scope, analysis, coding implementation and support of the application portfolio
  • Ensure consistency and stability of the website and existing applications by creating, maintaining and enforcing pragmatic standards and procedures for implementation
  • Build a sound understanding of our development environment
  • Responsible for the creation, configuration, maintenance and monitoring of application environments
  • Participate in defect triage and work with project team to resolve prioritized defect fixes
  • Be able to investigate newer technologies and experiment with them
  • Contribute to development efforts directly and spends at least 20% of time working hands-on along with your team

Your profile

  • 7+ years relevant work experience in website and application development with 3+ years of leadership experience including resource planning, delegating, estimating and prioritizing work and team development
  • Technologies we work in are .NET, ASP .NET, PHP, Postgresql, Mysql, Python, Angular, TypeScript, ExtJS, Leaflet, Mapbox and ESRI
  • Experienced in working and implementing Agile software development
  • Able to lead complex technical discussions with developers, building consensus and creating action plans
  • Extensive knowledge of the latest front-end/back-end web technology trends
  • Expert level experience in C# object-oriented programming concepts
  • Established expertise in developer tools and systems such as CI/CD, version control, source code repositories, build systems, deployment tools and test frameworks
  • Knowledge of professional software engineering practices and best practices including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing and operations
  • Proven ability to work as an effective team member and ability to motivate others
  • Experience working with international teams spread across multiple timezones

Location: Bergen

StormGeo has a diverse product portfolio that is developed and maintained by an international team of talented developers. The Development Managers have a pivotal role in leveraging this team to develop new and innovative products quickly.

This positions reports to the CTO.

If you find the above motivating and challenging, please email your CV to career@stormgeo.com as soon as possible.

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About StormGeo

StormGeo is a world leader of shore-based ship routing advisory services and software, on-board voyage optimization systems and fleet management systems. The company’s mission is to provide innovative decision support solutions and services that enable companies in the maritime industry to improve effectiveness, increase profitability, maintain safety, and minimize environmental impact.

The company routes 60,000 ship voyages annually and 6,000 vessels are fitted with StormGeo on-board ship routing software. Its award winning products and services are designed to help ship owners, charterers, operators, fleet managers and captains identify the safest, most time-efficient or fuel-efficient routes for their fleets. StormGeo Shipping is headquartered in California's Silicon Valley, with worldwide offices in Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, New York, Shanghai, Singapore and the UK.

StormGeo is a market leader, providing decision support services and products for weather sensitive operations. The company offers solutions in the offshore oil and gas, shipping, renewable energy, onshore business continuity, media and aviation industries. The StormGeo Group is headquartered in Bergen, Norway and operates out of 22 offices in 16 countries. More information is available at www.stormgeo.com.