Software Team Manager (Technical Owner)

  • 155 Chestnut Ridge Rd, Montvale, NJ 07645, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Work at Nextech! Awarded Tampa Bay "Technology Company of the Year" for 2017 at the 14th Annual Tampa Bay Tech Awards.

Nextech is the complete healthcare technology solution for specialty providers. Since 1997, Nextech has been focused on delivering intelligent, intuitive, integrated solutions that empower specialty physicians to maximize efficiency, optimize charting accuracy and increase overall practice profitability. Nextech services more than 7,000 physicians and over 50,000 office staff members in the clinical specialties of Ophthalmology, Dermatology and Plastic Surgery. 

Join our diverse and collaborative team where you will grow and learn along other outstanding people in the industry.

Job Description

We are passionate software developers who want to bring Healthcare Software into the 21st century. We are Agile, both SCRUM and Kanban. We are independent. We are tinkerers. We are thought provoking. And we are looking for you to join our team as a Software Developer!


  • A startup atmosphere with low hierarchies
  • Team spaces, which include enough space for your ideas, as well as space for you, your equipment, and your team
  • Ability to work with the latest technologies in the Cloud
  • Chance to work with great teams and some of the smartest and passionate software craftspeople in Montvale
  • Free drinks and other amenities
  • Privately organized team events
  • Treadmill desks 
  • A competitive salary and a matching 401 (k)


Responsible for delivery of services and meeting business goals and performance targets. Responsible for designing the interaction with other services across squads – point of contact for outside squads.

  • Ensure dependencies on other squads are identified and communicated and raises issues on priority and dependencies that can’t be resolved by the team to the Product Leadership team
  • Work with the “leaders” on those squads (AO/PO/TO) to ensure participation in the initiative planning and review cycles
  • Focused on software architecture that their squad owns
  • Accountable for understanding architectural principles and working within governance processes
  • Works closely with Enterprise Architects
  • Responsible for technical coaching of Dev, QA and Test Automation engineers
  • Codes more than 50% of their time
  • Partner with the Squad PO on these responsibilities:
    • Ensuring decisions are made with the greater business goals in mind
    • Ensuring the appropriate cross-squad SME’s are pulled into the decision process
    • Deciding if the team can’t come to agreement, and seeks out proper escalation paths
    • Communicating major decisions and changes to the business model to appropriate levels of management


  • Design and develop high quality software
  • Participate in an agile software development team
  • Collaborate and communicate with team members and others in the organization
  • Test and code review other team member’s work
  • Provide technical expertise and recommendations
  • Debug and troubleshoot software issues
  • Mentor and assist others
  • Develop software documentation


You Offer:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or similar field
  • Minimum 1-2 years’ experience leading a team
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in full stack web development
  • Experience building data driven applications
  • Experience working within an agile development methodology
  • Experience with AngularJS or other modern front-end web framework
  • Experience in C#, Java, or other modern OO language
  • Strong technical and analytical capabilities
  • Ability to work well within a team, strong communication skills
  • Creative, motivated, self-starter with strong attention to detail
  • A passion for excellence in software development

Preferred Skills

  • Experience with ASP.NET MVC, Web API, Entity Framework
  • Experience with Microsoft SQL Server
  • Experience with HTML5/CSS3
  • Experience with SASS, LESS, or other CSS preprocessors
  • Experience with Gulp/Grunt/NodeJS
  • Experience with automated testing and/or TDD
  • Experience with Git source control
  • Experience in Scrum/Kanban development methodology
  • Experience building native iOS or Android applications
  • Experience developing commercial SaaS products
  • Experience developing accounting/billing software
  • Experience developing healthcare software

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.