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Senior Manager, App Dev/Support

San Francisco, CA, US, 94105

Requisition ID # 119552 

Job Category : Information Technology 

Job Level : Senior Manager

Business Unit: Information Technology

Job Location : San Francisco



Department Overview

PG&E’s Information Technology (IT) organization is a unified organization comprised of various departments which collaborate effectively to deliver high quality technology solutions.


The Asset and Work Management (AWM) team is an enterprise team that is responsible for working collaboratively with the lines of business (e.g., Gas Operations, Electric Operations, etc.) to implement consumer grade custom and COTS solutions across various user groups (e.g., field users, office workers, etc.).


This includes, but is not limited to:

  • Deploying best-in-class / rapid delivery capability for solutions across all products
  • Simplifying, improving, and standardizing business work management processes


The AWM team consists of a staff of highly skilled professionals working together to produce solutions following an agile methodology. We are a “start-up” department within IT and building a team of driven and creative software engineers. We take the time to understand our partners’ needs and translate those into solutions that delight our users. Our goal is to deliver products with intuitive user experience that will improve PG&E employees’ safety, productivity and overall well-being.


Position Summary

Do you have a passion for building high-functioning engineering teams? Do you have a record of driving the consistent delivery of complex software functionality as both an individual contributor and a manager? If so, then the AWM team at PG&E has a fantastic opportunity for an experienced software engineering manager to build the future of field mobility apps. In this position, you will lead a team which is developing a leading-edge field solutions to shape how PG&E digitally transforms its field workforce to provide safe, affordable and reliable energy to customers.


What you will get:

  • The opportunity to contribute, in the earliest stages, to a best in class digital organization that ships real products to real users every two weeks
  • An environment that rewards your contributions to developing others and building amazing healthy teams
  • Extreme management support for your development and your day to day success
  • Autonomy to make decisions in a rapidly growing team
  • Best in class perks and benefits




  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Business Administration, Engineering, another relevant field or equivalent work experience
  • Minimum of 8 or more years of experience in programming/systems analysis, project management, and/or IT strategy planning or other related area
  • Minimum of 5 or more years of experience managing software development teams comprised of 5 or more engineers



  • M.S. or M.B.A. degree in Business Administration, Computer Science or another relevant field of study
  • Minimum 10 or more years of experience in object-oriented full-stack software development
  • Well-versed and experienced in agile development methodologies
  • Strong technical knowledge of enterprise mobile technology landscape, development tools and technologies including Xcode, Swift, as well as Java, JavaScript/TypeScript, CSS, HTML4, RDBMS
  • Ability to quickly learn both technical and functional knowledge
  • Excellent communication skills, both spoken and written
  • Able to present ideas and plans clearly to both technical and functional audiences



  • Lead a dynamic team of software engineers to build next-generation field solutions
  • Partner with product owners and feature stakeholders to determine scope, provide regular updates, and elicit feedback
  • Work and collaborate with other IT teams to provide resources and foundational technology needs
  • Provide coaching, mentoring, and support to direct report staff, for both technical and non-technical issues
  • Ensure high productivity of team members. Provide support for their career growth and personal development
  • Continuously improve software engineering and application support processes, working closely with the AWM Leadership team, to enable the next generation of field solutions
  • Provide estimates and initial assessment for proposed development tasks and features
  • Track and report progress of the project against key milestones
  • Ensure on-time and high-quality delivery of feature commitments
  • Provide the vision for AWM field applications technical landscape, help devise the strategy implementing the technology architecture, and ensure successful execution to deliver software to production on time with high quality



Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E), a subsidiary of PG&E Corporation (NYSE:PCG), is one of the largest combined natural gas and electric companies in the United States. Based in San Francisco, our 24,000 employees deliver safe, reliable, affordable and clean energy to nearly 16 million people throughout our Northern and Central California service area, stretching from Eureka to Bakersfield and from the Pacific Ocean to the Sierra Nevada.

More About Our Company

Pacific Gas and Electric Company is an Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity employer that actively pursues and hires a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, age, religion, physical or mental disability status, medical condition, protected veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information or any other factor that is not related to the job.

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