Sabre Sr Manager Software Development in Southlake, Texas

Req ID: 11181

Job Family: Information Technology/Software Development

Sabre is the global leader in innovative technology that leads the travel industry. We are always looking for bright and driven people who have a penchant for technology and want to hone their skills. If you are interested in challenging work, being part of a global team, and solving complex problems through technology, business intelligence and analytics, and Agile practices - then Sabre is right for you! It is our people who develop and deliver powerful solutions that meet the current and future needs for our airline, hotel, and travel agency customers.

Job Description

Position Summary

The Enterprise Shared Services (ESS) Team has an immediate opening for a Manager of Software Development. This new position is part of a large, distributed and tightly-knit team dedicated to implementing, enhancing and supporting the core services for Sabre Hospitality Solutions.


  • Design, development, testing, troubleshooting, identifying/remediating poor performing code and production support for our services suite

  • Oversee a growing team of 10 to 15 or more team leaders and individual contributors including developers, business analysts and QA engineers

  • Provide guidance to subordinates to achieve goals and objectives in accordance with established policies and departmental processes

  • Set performance objectives, monitoring performance against those objectives, mentoring and developing team members

Job Requirements

  • Minimum 6+ years of experience managing development teams

  • Experience implementing Service Oriented Applications

  • Experience implementing WCF services (REST and SOAP)

  • Experience with OO design principals & patterns

  • Experience with automation testing

  • Familiarity with distributed architectures & messaging systems (WCF, MSMQ and PubSub)

  • Experience managing diverse technology teams and should have a working knowledge of all phases of the Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC)

  • Resourceful and innovative with the ability to quickly and creatively develop solutions to complex business problems, while also providing direction and leadership for the team

  • Experience in an agile development environment is a plus

  • Experience in Project Management concepts and principles is also desirable

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent professional experience

At Sabre, we are fortunate to have the resources of a large company paired with the culture of a startup. Our company culture includes casual work environments, employee amenities, flexible work arrangements, and exceptional learning opportunities. And, you will be surrounded by intelligent team members who you will be proud to call your peers.

Reasonable Accommodation

Sabre is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities. Applicants applying for a Sabre position with a disability who require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process may contact Sabre's Employee Relations Department at

Affirmative Action

Sabre is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer and is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, veterans, and disabled individuals. EEO IS THE LAW at

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