Harris Computer Systems

Software Development Manager

1 month ago
Job ID
Systems & Software
Research & Development
Supervisory Role
Percent of Travel Required

Position Overview



At Systems & Software our mission is to provide the best-in-class Customer Information Systems (CIS) and Financial Management Systems (FMS) solutions and services to investor-owned and municipal utilities.  Our Research & Development team is essential as we continuously develop and enhance our solutions to keep pace with complex requirements around customer service and billing as well as keeping pace with the latest technology standards.


If you are ready to be a mentor and comfortable working directly with your team as a player coach to design and develop the product, apply to our Agile Software Development Manager position and join the team!

Primary Functions

We need a manager who will ensure this team is able to work as efficiently as possible by providing short-term and long-term goals. As well as, someone who can interface with all departments to understand changing priorities to help establish delivery dates and project risk.


What will be your impact?

  • Manage and prioritize the workload of your team members using a development project planning tools such as Jira. 
  • Meet regularly with your team and individual members to set measurable objectives and provide help to achieve those objectives as needed.    
  • Generate new effort estimates for development projects.
  • Author business requirements and technical requirements documents.
  • Design and development of our product.
  • Work with customers (on the phone, over email, face-to-face) as needed to understand existing software issues or new requirements.


What are we looking for?

  • Experience as a Team Lead or Resource Manager
  • Experience developing or managing in Agile Development organization
  • Good understanding of the Software Development Life Cycle
  • Prepared to work with the following technology:
    • Java, JavaScript, C, C#, Objective C, C++, PL/SQL, TSQL, Python, Perl, SOA & MVC Architecture
  • Experience communicating and understanding the needs of the customer
  • Ability to travel to customer sites or trade shows as needed (limited).

What we would love to see?

  • Certified Scrum Master and/or Certified Scrum Developer desired.
  • Have experience in the Utility Industry (CIS, Billing or Financial Systems)? Bonus!

What we offer?

  • Full time position
  • Excellent fringe benefits including a generous vacation policy, Health, dental, vision, life and disability insurance plans
  • Salary will be commensurate with experience and job responsibilities. (Range: $70-85k)

Company Overview

Systems and Software (www.ssivt.com), a division of Harris Computer Systems, is a software development and professional services company headquartered in Burlington, VT. S&S’s single focus is on delivering horizontally and vertically scalable Customer Information System (CIS) solutions to the utility industry. Our reputation is one of market-leading software, exceptional solution delivery, and a customer-focused organization.

For a utility, a Customer Information System is more than just a collection of records, it’s a lifeline between the utility and its most important asset, its customers. From turn-on to move-out, no other system will have the impact on the customer experience that the CIS does, so ensuring that this solution offers the breadth of scope and responsiveness that modern consumers require is a critical priority. Through our flagship product, enQuesta, S&S meets this need for our electric, water, sewer and gas customers by combining an intuitive design with powerful technology. The enQuesta solution not only presents a modern, innovative face for the utility to the end customers, but also enables the utilities to take advantage of the solution’s open architecture when developing future programs and initiatives.

Harris Computer is a member of the Constellation Software Inc. (CSU.TO) group of companies. Constellation Software is a rapidly growing conglomerate of vertical market software (VMS) companies; each focused upon dominating its respective market niche. Constellation's growth is based on a simple strategy: identify promising VMS firms; acquire them; and then integrate them into the Constellation family while building on their fundamental strengths to help them become world class organizations.

Harris is an EEO/AA/Disability/Veteran employer.



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