Brunswick Life Fitness - Manager, Android Software Engineering in Franklin Park, Illinois

It is our people behind life’s passions who will make the big difference. If you are interested in becoming part of a company that delivers market leading products, driving your own career and working with brands committed to active lifestyles, then you’ve found your fit.

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GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES

Responsible for a team of Android software engineers involved with research, development, design, testing, analysis and maintenance of various Android software applications. This position is responsible for leading and coordinating the overall software product development for cardiovascular and strength exercise equipment.

The role of the Android Software Manager involves:

Ensures that designs and wireframes are translated into high quality code Leading and managing daily tasks of the Android software development team Driving continuous improvement in areas of software best practices, software architecture, reliability, maintainability

Requires interfacing with Life Fitness project staff, management, subcontractors, and customers. As a technical leader, this individual will translate business needs into working solutions.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Works closely with Product Management to collaborate on requirements and recommends solutions.

  • Prepares resource estimates, and schedules for the software development of new product lines.

  • Distributes well-defined and prioritized work.

  • Supervises and coordinates the activities of the Android Software Team and conducts performance reviews of direct reports.

  • Ensures prompt response to factory, field, and service problems and assigns and manages priorities.

  • Presents innovative ideas for product and process improvements.

  • Provides expert guidance to project teams and participates as a key functional team member as part of the integrated project team. Able to participate as a contributing software team member.

  • Leads the design and implementation of software using Java/Kotlin

  • Follows industry best practices of conducting design reviews, code walk throughs, unit level testing, and integration testing.

  • Works closely with the Software Quality Assurance team to ensure delivery of quality software modules and products. Manages issues database and coordinate resolution.

REQUIRED SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • 5+ years of software engineering management experience

  • 3+ years of Android application development experience

  • 6+ years of related experience in software development

  • Experience managing and building high performance software teams

  • Strong knowledge of Android SDK

  • Strong knowledge of Android UI design principles, patterns, and best practices

  • Strong analytical, communication, and presentation skills

  • Experience with source control, defect tracking, and configuration management software.

EDUCATION:

Minimum B.S. in Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, or related discipline. Master’s degree in Computer Science, or Software Engineering desirable

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#Brunswick Corporation - Life Fitness

Brunswick Corporation (NYSE:BC) is home to the people behind life’s passions. Our company is made up of some of the world’s leading lifestyle brands in categories such as recreational boats, marine engines, fitness equipment, active recreation, and activated workplace products. While we are family to 14,000 employees around the world, three divisions in more than 30 countries create a local environment, with our global headquarters in the Chicago suburb of Mettawa, IL.