Development Manager, Technical Lead (Angular, Cloud)

Toronto, Canada /
Development – SE Platfrom /
Full Time - Permanent
/ Remote
Caseware is one of Canada's original Fintech companies, having led the global audit and accounting software industry for over 30 years, with more than 500,000 users across 130 countries and available in 16 different languages. While you might not have heard of us (yet) over 36,000 accounting and audit professionals list Caseware as a skill on their LinkedIn profiles!

In this role, you will be a hands-on Software Development Manager, focusing on the front end of our industry leading (and pretty complex) SE Platform. You will have  responsibility for leading an experienced team of 6 developers, and also providing individual technical contributions. This role will be evenly split between leadership and individual contributions at a senior engineering level. We are looking for technical strength in front end design, architecture and development in cloud-based SaaS solutions, with particular depth in  Angular.

As a Software Development Manager on the SE Platform, you will drive the development of cutting-edge Cloud Audit and Accounting solutions for our international market. The SE Platform consists of multiple development squads with diverse responsibilities from core platform development to development on top of the platform. You’ll work alongside peers to build out innovative solutions in an Agile environment.


You’ll be reporting into:

    • Tom Cassiotis - Senior Development Manager

And working alongside:

    • Caleb Guthrie - Development Manager
    • Kyle Silverman - Head of Ecosystem (SE Platform)

What you will be doing: (Key Performance Objectives)

    • In the first 6 months:
    • Build a mental map of what CaseWare does and how the company is structured
    • Learn about the team, how we work, and the challenges we have
    • Follow along with your management peers by collaborating and observing the day to day across multiple release cycles
    • Build connections with not only your team but also the product, security and operations groups who are regular participants in delivering our solutions

In the first year:

    • Strategize, plan and execute change initiatives to improve development, collaboration and learning
    • Oversee our team of talented developers who architect, develop and maintain the SE Platform and the products built on it
    • Attract new software development talent, successfully onboarding, mentoring, and investing in staff to reach their full potential
    • Excel at working in an agile environment with your team members to create secure, performant, scalable designs exceeding customer expectations
    • Support CaseWare's information security compliance by implementing and maintaining the required development processes
    • Facilitate knowledge sharing, continual learning, and staying current with industry trends and information
    • Build a solid understanding of the technology and architecture powering the SE Platform

What you’ll bring:

    • 7+ years of experience in development, with at least two years of technical leadership
    • Strong track record of development experience in Front End (Angular)Experience with public cloud, preferably AWS
    • Ability to coach, motivate, lead, energize and manage a team of software developers with varying experience levels
    • Passion for mentoring including code/peer review feedback
    • B.Sc. in Computer Science or equivalent work experience

The Tech Stack you will be working with:

    • Angular 10+, Java 11+ (Spring Boot)
    • Microservices hosted on AWS EKS
    • AWS Lambda (Serverless)
    • Orchestration with AWS Step Functions & SNS/SQS
    • AWS storage solutions (DynamoDB, S3)
    • GitHub & GitHub Actions
    • Nx Monorepo
    • LucidChart for diagrams & collaboration
    • Aha Product Roadmap
    • Atlassian Cloud (Jira/Confluence)
    • Our devs prefer to use IntelliJ (IDEA)
    • GSuite (mail, drive, meet, docs, sheets, etc.)
    • Slack
About Caseware

Caseware's cutting-edge software products are meticulously designed for accounting firms, corporations, and governments. Our teams are continually collaborating, innovating, and building upon our existing suite of products. With a customer-focused mindset, we are building technology that is shaping what the future of audits, financial reporting, and financial data analytics will look like.

With a recent strategic investment from Hg Capital in 2020, Caseware is now in its next major growth phase as we double down on the people and products that have made Caseware so successful to date.

One of Caseware's core values is Many Voices, One Team and with that in mind, we're dedicated to building teams as diverse as our customers in an equitable and inclusive way. We welcome and encourage candidates of all backgrounds to apply. Should you require accommodations or have any questions at any point during the application or interview process, please e-mail our People Operations team at careers@caseware.com.

Any candidates successful in obtaining an offer for a position will need to successfully complete a background check through Certn.co which typically includes an Identity Verification and Criminal Record Check. Executives and Senior Managers will undergo a Soft Credit Check as well.

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