Job DescriptionSoftware Development Manager needed for a direct hire role in Dallas Texas. Manager Notes: 20% - hands on technical, code review, new development, etc. - 80% - people management, coaching, mentoring. Technology - .NET stack, React, ASP.NET MVC, Telerik controls, JQuery. Team is growing, wants someone who can come in and help add processes, employee review process, goal setting processes, employee development process. Help foster agile environment. Needs to have excellent communication skills. Will manage a team of 5 - 7 developers. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Manages a team of software engineers and systems developers in the design and development of new enterprise solutions as well as application enhancements. Provides input to the technical aspects of the Project Plan. Monitors team activities and reports on project status to management and stakeholders. Leads the team in design, coding, review, and testing activities to accomplish the organizations goals and measures results. Provides technical expertise to team members and encourages use of best practices. Ensures adherence to established policies and procedures to ensure integrity and quality of projects. Develops standards and processes when necessary. Provides guidance on application design and system architectures to team members and other IT teams. Interfaces with stakeholder and technical leads from vendors and other IT teams. Ensures applications deployed in production perform adequately; monitors performs and recommends corrective action as necessary. Contributes to white papers and proposals for solutions to improve and consolidate systems. Supervises assigned employees including staff selection and training/skill development; planning, assigning and directing work; conducting performance reviews; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems. Qualifications: Bachelors degree in Information Technology or related field and ten (10) years experience in information technology or related field; or equivalent combination of education and experience.