Job Description

It’s not easy being stuck in a job. Join a company that cares about you. We’re listed on multiple "Best Places to Work" awards including Forbes, and Glassdoor. We’re an S&P 500 company that hasn’t stopped growing since our founding in 1977. Self-storage is our product, helping people is our passion. Grow with us.

The primary responsibility of the Manager of Software Engineering at Extra Space Storage is to lead engineering teams in building software products that add value for our customers and our business. Managers succeed in this responsibility through supporting people in their professional and career growth, by providing team direction on short- to mid-term time spans, and by sharing and expanding personal and team expertise in technical domains. They model our company values of Innovation, Excellence, Integrity, Passion, and Teamwork.

This role will typically have between five and ten direct reports including Software and Quality Engineers. Managers also work closely with Product Managers, Business Analysts, and other technical and business stakeholders.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Value Delivery: Focus team effort on objectives and key results as established by business leaders, select and improve software delivery processes.

  • Growing People: Hold purposeful one on one conversations with direct reports and facilitate their skill growth. Recruit and retain employees.

  • Providing Direction: Facilitate technical decisions, engage relevant contributors and stakeholders, measure and communicate status from daily to quarterly time frames.

  • Domain Expertise: Hold and share relevant technical expertise, increase team capabilities in domains such as maintainability, scalability, and quality. Apply understanding of business processes to improve product delivery.

Job Specifications

  • The engineers reporting to this manager use the following technologies: C#, SQL Server, ASP.NET Web API, AngularJS, and AWS platforms including SQS, SNS, SWF, S3 and RDS. Managers need general knowledge of these tools, but their technical expertise may be in other areas.

  • Project management and tracking tools include Jira, Bitbucket, and Confluence.

Education and Experience

  • 5+ years of relevant engineering and/or leadership experience (typical)

  • Bachelor’s degree in related field or equivalent work experience

If you are a current Extra Space employee, please apply through the "Find Internal Career Openings" in Workday.


Extra Space Storage is the second largest operator of self-storage facilities in the U.S. Since we were founded in 1977, we’ve taken the storage industry by storm. In  2015 alone we added 1.6 Billion dollars in new acquisitions to our already large property portfolio.

The cornerstone of Extra Space Storage is successful partnerships with our stakeholders, partners, investors and customers. Our goals are driven by an impassioned, dedicated workforce that thrives in the innovation driven corporate environment. We are the best, at getting better!

Our Team Makes Us EXTRAordinary

Knowledge is power and experience is valuable. This is why we strive to attract the best candidates for every position at Extra Space Storage. Every position is valuable to our success from our executive management team, corporate employees, on-site managers and call center team.

Offering a Career Path Paved with Innovation and Satisfaction

Attracting the best candidates in any field requires a commitment to job satisfaction. At Extra Space Storage, job satisfaction is high, this is why we have one of the best retention rates in the business. We know that our success depends on our team loving their jobs! 

An Extra Space employee is number one valued and knows they are invaluable to the team, customer and company. Second they are passionate enjoying a challenging and rewarding career path armed with the tools they need to succeed. Add a fun work culture and spectacular offices makes Extra Space a pretty amazing place to work.



Posted 30+ Days Ago

Full time

R-27536

Application Instructions

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