Software Development Manager

GSK Tech Global Centre in Poznan
Online interview
Employment contract
Remote possible
Paid vacation

Project description

At GSK, we're a company with a special purpose, to help people do more feel better and live longer. Realising our purpose starts with us. When we feel at our best, we perform at our best.

When you set out on your adventure at GSK, we make a deal. You commit to living GSK's values and expectations and performing against our Innovation, Performance and Trust priorities. And in return, GSK commits to providing the right environment for you to thrive. Put simply, it’s about you being motivated to do your best work, in a place where you can be you, feel good and keep growing.

Together we build an environment where we can all thrive and focus on what matters most to each of us. It is only through the energy, dedication, drive and passion of all of us that we can be the very best for GSK, and importantly, for our patients and consumers.

Your tasks

As a Software Development Manager you will be contributing within and across product teams for the technical solution design, implementation & continuous improvement of Vaccines R&D Tech systems in alignment with Agile and DevOps principles by working closely with Architecture, Product Owners, Agile Facilitators and Product Director.

The Engineer is a “T-Shaped” role, meaning it is multi-disciplined, displaying both depth and breadth across key engineer proficiencies e.g. Software Development, Testing, DevOps, Data Science/Analytics, Lifecycle Management, etc. and the ability to optimally collaborate with professionals from other subject domains. In addition, the role will demonstrate core engineer knowledge/experience of industry technologies, practices and frameworks e.g. GIT, OWASP, OAUTH, Jenkins, Jira/Azure DevOps, Selenium, JUnit/NUnit, SAFe, Kanban, JavaScript, Python, Docker/Kubernetes, TensorFlow, PyTorch, R, Apache Kafka, Azure/GCP, etc.

The distinct behavior demonstrated by a Manager, Vx R&D Tech Engineering is defined by Leadership, Innovation and Strategy, which will include both team leadership and direction of work, with a focus on Value to the Vaccines R&D organization.

Who we're looking for?

  • Computer Science or related bachelor's degree required although relevant experience is equally valued
  • Experience in managing people and Development teams.
  • DevSecOps & Azure
  • Lifecycle/service management, business continuity
  • Experience in Agile development and different approaches, but specifically Scrum.
  • Good command of English both spoken and written (at least C1)
Preferred Qualifications:

  • If you have the following characteristics, it would be a plus:
  • Experience with ITIL
  • Data science (e.g. AI/ML), data analytics & data quality/integrity
  • Experience with relevant technology platforms (e.g. Kubernetes) and frameworks (e.g. Docker) including cloud technologies
  • Experience with data structures (i.e. information management), data models or relational database design
  • Domain expertise with relevant business process
  • Trained on Regulatory (GxP) standards
  • SAP Knowledge

How we manage our projects?
Scrum, Agile, Kanban
Who makes architectural decisions?
Team and tech leads
Who makes technology stack decisions?
Project management software
JIRA, Microsoft Teams, Azure Devops
How we code?
Version control
Style guide
Code review
Static code analysis
Code metrics
Knowledge database
How we test?
Unit tests
Integration tests
System tests
Performance tests
Manual testing
Test automation
Additional monitor
Personal container
Operating system
Work environment
Tech supervisor
Open space
Flexible working hours
  • Healthcare package
  • Healthcare package for families
Leisure package
  • Leisure package
  • Hot beverages
  • Fruits
  • Snacks
  • Trainings
  • Car parking
  • Bicycle parking
  • Chill room
  • Integration events
  • work up to 80% of your working time per month remotely
  • flexible working hours
  • work part-time or have a long weekend thanks to Short Friday

Our company

GSK Tech Global Centre in Poznan

Poznań 750
Tech skills
  • Node.js
  • JavaScript
  • Java

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