SOLUTE Careers Senior Manager Software Engineering in San Diego, California

The Advanced Concepts division of Solute is an organization of world-class technologists that builds innovative technology in Software, Cyber Security, Data Analytics, Cloud Computing, Mobility, and Advanced Networking. We foster an open, innovative work environment and collaborate daily on building the latest and greatest technology solutions on the planet.

The Software Engineering Manager will be responsible for managing all Software Engineers in the Advanced Concepts business unit as well as architecting, designing, building and troubleshooting cutting edge solutions for customers. We will need you to provide expert advice and guidance to high-performing team members and customers regarding specific technical aspects and decisions when it comes to software products, systems and technologies. As experimental data may be nonexistent, you'll need to develop plans and procedures to extend existing knowledge and perform tests to account for newly emerging ideas and projects. This position, like all positions in Advanced Concepts is very "hands-on" and you will be required to directly contribute to designing software architecture and developing software.

Compensation: Between $120,000 - $140,000 depending upon qualifications


  • BS/MS in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or other algorithmic-centric discipline

  • 10+ years of experience working in core Java, C# or other Object Oriented languages

  • Experience working in JavaScript and one or more modern web frameworks

  • Experience designing and implementing responsive and highly available systems

  • Self-motivated and able to solve problems independently and in team settings

  • Strong communication skills to collaborate effectively with a talented team

  • Familiarity with professional software engineering practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, agile development, build processes, testing, and operations

  • Strong background in developing complex enterprise class software running on server platforms

  • Familiarity with fast growing companies and the associated deadlines and the high-energy culture that goes along with rapidly launching new products

  • Experience in communicating with users, other technical teams, and senior management to collect requirements, describe software product features, technical designs, and product strategy

  • Experience taking a leading role in building software systems utilizing many disparate technologies that have been successfully delivered to customer

  • Ability to discuss technical architectures, implementation choices and other topics at length with Executives and Customers

  • Ability to effectively communicate in a dynamic environment

  • Experience managing engineers

  • Experience writing technical documents

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen

  • Must currently hold or be eligible for the reinstatement of a previously held SECRET security clearance


  • Experience developing mobile applications in Android or iOS

  • Experience with mobile first design

  • Experience with R&D environments

  • Experience with Hadoop/HDFS

  • Experience tracking financial data on a project

  • Specific experience with or knowledge of Navy operations and networking requirements

  • DevOps Experience (e.g. Jenkins, Docker, Ansible)

  • Ability to architect / build Big Data Platforms


  • 401(k) match

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and more

  • Highly Competitive Salary

  • Opportunity to work in R&D building state of the art technology