Autodesk Software Development Manager in Boston, Massachusetts

Software Development Manager

Location: Boston, MA- United States

Job ID: 18WD28851

Position Overview

Autodesk is seeking a Team Manager with experience in agile software development practices to participate in and manage a cross-functional scrum team focused on extending and enhancing software such as Autodesk Revit as well as in cloud services. The ideal candidate has a strong understanding of the agile servant-leader role and will be able to balance acting as the manager with encouraging the team towards a culture of self-organization and ownership of the work and processes.

With the time that is not spent on direct management responsibilities, you should be able to help the teams deliver working software in other ways, e.g. by contributing to the agile processes or by testing, designing or developing software depending on your skillset. If you are flexible, courageous, collaborative, and a great decision maker, we would love to hear from you!


  • Support, encourage and assist the members of an agile team

  • Recruit and hire new team members as necessary

  • Identify opportunities for individuals to grow within their role, including opportunities for training, challenging assignments, and new collaboration

  • Create an inspiring team environment with an open communication culture that values continuous improvement and iteration

  • Establish team goals that connect to the wider organization goals; monitor progress against them

  • Work with the product owner to help the teams deliver working software every sprint and release valuable and useful capabilities at regular intervals

Minimum Qualifications

  • 10 years of experience working on software development teams

  • 5 years of formal or informal leadership experience we d like to see that you can inspire and influence others, even if it was not in an official manager role

  • Ability to operate effectively and independently in a dynamic, fluid environment

  • Excellent communication skills

  • BS, MS or PhD Engineering or Computer Science is a typical qualification, but we d be open to folks who took other paths to the world of software engineering

About Autodesk

With Autodesk software, you have the power to Make Anything. The future of making is here, bringing with it radical changes in the way things are designed, made, and used. It's disrupting every industry: architecture, engineering, and construction; manufacturing; and media and entertainment. With the right knowledge and tools, this disruption is your opportunity. Our software is used by everyone - from design professionals, engineers and architects to digital scientists, students and hobbyists. We constantly explore new ways to integrate all dimensions of diversity across our employees, customers, partners, and communities. Our ultimate goal is to expand opportunities for anyone to imagine, design, and make a better world.

Job: *Engineering

Title: Software Development Manager

Location: Massachusetts-Boston

Requisition ID: 18WD28851

At Autodesk, we're building a diverse workplace and an inclusive culture to give more people the chance to imagine, design, and make a better world. Autodesk is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected characteristic. We also consider for employment all qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with applicable law.