SDO Competence Manager (#13997969)

Work type:
Flexible (Office/Remote)
Technical Level:
Job Category:
Software Development Office
N-iX is looking for an experienced Software Development Competence Manager to join our professional team!


  • Establishes and enforces engineering best practices company-wide
  • Establishes expert groups, maintains, manages, and reorganizes these expert groups according to the company’s business needs
  • Establishes and maintains general qualification standards (competence models) for all levels of the engineers
  • Maintains and improves the qualification process for recruiting external candidates for the engineering positions
  • Develops engineering community by running tech-talks, mentorships, presentations, workshops, blogs, webcasts, and conferences
  • Participates in the industry-recognized conferences dedicated to engineering and represents the company’s best expertise in the area
  • Coordinates the development, implementation, and maintenance of the software development training programs, covering the best industry practices, frameworks, tools, and concepts
  • Performs project assessments with a set of defined engineering practices
  • Creates and maintains the expert network for presales activities: estimations, PoC, discovery phase, customer consulting


  • Master degree in Computer Science or similar
  • 4+ years of experience in IT
  • English Intermediate level or higher
  • Good organizational and time-management skills
  • Good coaching and supervisory skills
  • Good presentation, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent estimation skills
  • Team player
  • People motivation skills
  • Process orientation

Specialized knowledge:

  • Understanding of software development company functioning and offshore software development specifics
  • Understanding Agile methodologies (Scrum, Kanban) and software development life cycles
  • Extensive experience in application design and development
  • Extensive experience applying architectural tactics and patterns on different projects
  • Proficient knowledge of design patterns, design approaches, and concepts
  • Proficient knowledge of software quality metrics
  • Proficient knowledge of coding/testing best practices
  • Proficient knowledge of at least one cloud service and continuous delivery pipeline

We offer:

  • Flexible working hours
  • A competitive salary and good compensation package
  • Possibility of partial remote work
  • The Best hardware
  • A masseur and a corporate doctor
  • Healthcare & sport benefits
  • An inspiring and comfy office

Professional growth:

  • Challenging tasks and innovative projects
  • Meetups and events for professional development
  • An individual development plan
  • Mentorship program


  • Corporate events and outstanding parties
  • Exciting team buildings
  • Memorable anniversary presents
  • A fun zone where you can play video games, foosball, ping pong, and more