This position is based out of McLean, VA. Some relocation assistance may be provided.
The Role of the Development Manager - Workflow will focus on leading the development efforts on Gannett’s companywide digital workflow solution platform. This position requires interaction with the development team, development occurring in several different languages, and expected to lead, review, and assign development activities.
Communication, both verbal and written, is a key component of this position as the role will be expected to communicate up and down within the organizational structure. The Development Manager will work closely with the Product Manager/Director to prioritize and schedule deliverables for an evolving workflow tool during its lifecycle.
The Development Manager must be able to excel in a fast moving, high visibility environment working with new technologies and facing new challenges will occur every day. Background working on a large-scale Content Management System a plus.
High competency in C# development
High competency in ASP.net framework
Verbal and Written Communication
Optional skills a plus
Familiarity with workflow systems
High competency in DotNetNuke (DNN)
Minimum BS Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems or equivalent experience.
5+ years in software development experience; digital media industry experience and best practices / knowledge desired.
3+ years direct supervisory experience.
Proven track record of managing product development teams on complex web or mobile development projects.
Demonstrated ability to create, manage, and drive project plans
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.