Manager, Software Development – Mobile Native & Hybrid Applications


Who is Accela: 
Accela is a leading GovTech cloud/web/mobile based software company that was recently honored with the ‘Great Place to Work’ certification. 


For more than 15 years, Accela has been the industry leader in designing and delivering productivity and engagement software solutions to help government agencies to be their best. Accela provides a cloud-based SaaS platform suite of products that help local/State/Federal government and Civic agencies serve local communities more efficiently and effectively. Accela helps governments innovate, so they can improve the business and citizen experience, promoting community development and creating an environment where citizens and businesses thrive.



Accela’s software drives efficiency for over 2,200 governments and is accessible to more than 160 million citizens worldwide. More than 80% of America’s 50 largest cities such as New York, San Diego, San Francisco, Miami, and Denver have implemented at least one of Accela’s many solutions.


Accela Ireland:

Accela has recently established a new development centre in Dublin, Ireland. You will be joining this team developing GovTech solutions connecting people, things and businesses in Government.



Why Accela:

Accela offers employees a culture that emphasizes performance, productivity and collaboration. You can’t help but feel empowered, engaged and motivated when you work with like-minded individuals who are driven and passionate about contributing to a market-leading, high-growth software organization with proven technology. 


While we are busy changing the world, we also strongly believe in having fun and excitement at work and encourage a collaborative and healthy work-life balance.


If you are motivated by the idea of delivering on the promise of democracy in the digital age and solving for a new era of more efficient, open and innovative governance, then we’d love to hear from you.


Where do you fit: 
As a Manager, you will be responsible for leading the design, implementation and support of Accela’s Hybrid and Native Mobile products, while coaching and nurturing a team of engineers. The team is responsible for multiple Mobile applications developed in iOS, Android and Ionic Angular.

You will have daily exposure to a range of technical challenges and customer experiences which will stretch and develop your technical and leadership skills. You are a problem solver who has a passion for delivering high quality software. You embody the servant leadership style to serve your team and are someone capable of being hands on to help the team achieve their goals.

So, if you are a motivated leader looking to join a collaborative, close-knit team, drop us a line. You might be a perfect fit!



Impact you will make in the role: 
Lead Accela’s Mobile application delivery (iOS, Android, Hybrid)
Lead the team in Agile practices daily scrum meetings, planning, grooming and demos 

Lead the team in Software Delivery and Mobile development best practices

Provide timely performance feedback to the team and improve team processes to increase the overall performance of the team

Identify skill gaps within the team and take appropriate actions such as coaching, training, on-boarding, etc. to address the gaps 
Perform system wide analysis to ensure the proposed solution is the best-in-class without causing any negative impact 
Work with QA engineers to ensure all applications exceed our customers expectations in terms of Features, Stability and Performance

Expertise you will bring in: 
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or a related field 

3+ years of experience leading Agile teams

3+ years of experience managing 5-10 engineers
7+ years of experience building Mobile Applications for either iOS or Android
3+ years of experience building hybrid Mobile Applications using Ionic Angular
Design and implementation experience of:

  • Mobile applications with offline capabilities
  • Angular frontends or Angular Hybrid Mobile Applications
  • Native Mobile Applications
  • Ionic / Cordova
  • ESRI


Additional preferred experiences:
Strong and demonstrable experience working in continuous integration and continuous deployment systems (CICD) 
Track record of building and maintaining excellent working relationships with peers across organizations (QA, Customer Support, PM, UX, etc) 
Track record of delivering excellent customer experiences in mobile products


Benefits and Perks: 
Beyond a stellar work environment, great people and inspiring, innovative work, we have some great benefits and perks:


  • Central Dublin Office Location
  • 25 vacation days
  • Ireland Standard Holidays
  • Pension Contribution
  • Supplemental Healthcare Package


Accela is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability, gender identity, and sexual orientation.

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