Software Engineering Manager - MOVEit

Job Summary

Progress is an experienced, trusted provider of products designed with customers in mind, so they can develop the applications they need, deploy where and how they want, and manage it all safely and securely. We take pride in what we do, always valuing the whole person—at work and in life. Our diverse life experiences enrich our culture because people power progress. 

Progress MOVEit is the #1 Managed File Transfer software for businesses that require secure and reliable file transfer and storage.  We are expanding our engineering team and seeking a leader that can grow, support, and manage our new team in Sofia, Bulgaria.  This is an exciting position that will provide opportunities for hands-on hiring and team development, technical leadership, and strategy development with an international product team. 

 What you will do in this role: 

  • Manage a cross-functional local team of 5 to 8 engineers supporting their individual goals for growth and development alongside business requirements.
  • Collaborate to get the job done with an international cross-functional team including engineering, product management, technical support, and product marketing leadership.
  • Participate in development of strategic goals and objectives at the product and engineering team levels. 
  • Lead and coach team members through the product development lifecycle.
  • Make hiring and compensation decisions.
  • Actively solicit feedback from the team and propose solutions to address challenges, process/practice improvements or other employee concerns.
  • Lead key engineering initiatives for entire MOVEit team.
  • Recognize high and low performing individuals and coach for performance at both ends of the spectrum 

What you will bring to this role: 

  • People management experience with a small to medium sized team.
  • Proven R&D experience in software engineering (development, quality assurance or adjacent positions). 
  • Positive track record of leadership on engineering features, initiatives, and process.
  • Prior experience helping both junior and senior professionals to grow and achieve goals.
  • Experience with cloud development or operations.
  • Ability to work well with remote teams and in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to lead cross-functional project teams.
  • Strong organizational and communication skills.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with team members and other leaders across the company.

What we offer in return is the opportunity to join a talented team of bright and nice people and to also enjoy:


  • Generous remuneration package
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan Enrollment

Vacation, Family and Health:

  • 30 days paid annual vacation
  • An extra day off for your birthday
  • 2 additional days off for volunteering
  • Premium healthcare and dental care coverage
  • Additional pension insurance
  • Well-equipped gym on-site with CrossFit equipment and a climbing wall
  • Co-funded Multisport card
  • Daycare Center for your little ones

Аnd even more perks:

  • Flexible working hours and generous work-from-home allowance
  • Free underground parking with a designated space for bikes and electric scooters

And most importantly a great company culture with wonderful colleagues to learn from and collaborate with!

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We Make Progress

Progress is an inclusive workplace where opportunities to succeed are available to everyone. As a multicultural company serving a global community, we encourage a wide range of points of view and celebrate our diverse backgrounds. Our unique combination of perspectives inspires innovation, connects us to our customers and positively affects our communities. It is only by working together and learning from each other that we make Progress. Join us!

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