Senior Developer Manager at Aten


Organization : Aten Design Group
Location : Denver, CO, United States
Experience : N/A
Job type : Full-time, Telecommute/Remote
Salary : $110K-$120K


Aten Design Group is seeking an experienced Developer and People Leader to join our team. This is a fully remote position with candidates in Denver, Colorado highly preferred. Candidates must be based and authorized to work in the United States.

About the Position

You will be a technical leader and a people manager on a cross-functional team of developers. You will closely collaborate with skilled designers, developers, and architects to tackle real-world problems alongside clients with diverse needs. This position requires energized leadership, clear, frequent communication – both internally and with clients – and the ability to quickly solve a variety of technical problems. Organization and the ability to balance multiple priorities are important.

Well qualified candidates will have:

  • A minimum of 7 years of experience in professional development; Drupal experience required.
  • Proven success as a technical lead on a full-cycle project
  • Proven success delivering a full-cycle project on time and on budget as a technical lead
  • Proven leadership and mentoring skills, ideally with experience managing people or teams
  • Ability to navigate difficult conversations and situations with a high level of empathy
  • Comfortable giving and receiving tough feedback
  • A strong command of open source software utilized by the agency (Drupal, WordPress, etc.)
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver complex projects within scope and budget with a high level of client satisfaction
  • Ability to deliver appropriate and effective expert-level communication to clients and the internal team with little to no guidance required
  • Self-motivated, decisive, and adaptable to change with competing priorities and demands
  • Eagerness to learn new skills, deliver to clients, and mentor a team
  • Ability to collaborate with team members and clients at all levels and functions
  • Ability to navigate agency and industry-standard software with ease: JIRA, Harvest, Forecast, Basecamp, Google Docs/Google Drive, Slack, Figma

Nice to haves:

  • Agency experience
  • Acquia certified
  • Experience presenting at conferences

Compensation and Benefits

  • Generous unlimited PTO policy (that we encourage you to use!)
  • Flexible working hours
  • 3% matching Retirement Plan
  • Paid maternity and paternity leave
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance for you and your dependent(s)
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Regular in-person company summits

How to apply

Apply here with your CV and cover letter.


Aten Design Group
Aten Design Group, founded in 2000, is a full-service digital consulting company that plans, builds, and supports digital products and experiences. They focus on helping human rights advocates, conservationists, health care workers, cultural heritage institutions, public policy reformers, artists, educators, and governments use effective technology to empower their organizations. They offer a broad range of strategy, development, design, and consulting services. Aten Design Groups' clientele includes WETA, City of Boulder, Indivisible, John Hopkins Bloomberg Schoo...