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Software Engineering Management test
Type: Role specific skills
Time: 10 min
Languages: English
Level: Intermediate

Summary of the Software Engineering Management test

TestGorilla's Software Engineering Management test evaluates candidates' skills in managing engineering teams and projects. It covers skills in strategic thinking and communication, engineering team management, project and process management, and fostering technical excellence.

This test will help you hire experienced engineering managers who can lead software teams to meet timelines and deliver value.

Covered skills

  • Strategic thinking and communication

  • Managing engineering teams

  • Project and process management

  • Enabling technical excellence

Use the Software Engineering Management test to hire

Engineering managers, chief technology officers, engineering directors, chief engineers, vice presidents of engineering, and heads of engineering.

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About the Software Engineering Management test

Technology projects are inherently uncertain and are dependent on human productivity and teamwork. The software engineering manager's role ensures that work is properly planned, correctly prioritized, and clearly communicated to stakeholders. An engineering manager helps solve technical challenges and mentors and manages team members for higher productivity and quality.

This Software Engineering Management test evaluates candidates’ skills in strategic thinking and communication, engineering team management, project and process management, and fostering technical excellence.

This screening test will help you identify engineering managers with hands-on experience in building successful software engineering teams. Candidates who perform well on this test will help lead teams capable of facing the myriad challenges posed by software projects.

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This test is made by a subject-matter expert

Avery G.

Avery is a software engineer with more than a decade of experience in project and product management. She has multiple degrees in Computer Science and has extensive experience in running educational programs, coding boot camps, and career accelerators in the software engineering industry.

Avery has more than two dozen certifications in areas such as quality engineering, product management, and project management.

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