Vice presidents for software management oversee the development of software solutions provided by a company. They collaborate with clients, plan and execute technical efforts aimed at software development mediating between various departments, involving them in the work and coordinating activities.
Working in this position, it will be your responsibility to facilitate a steady workflow, making sure that the necessary information arrives to everyone and high-quality software products are delivered on time. You will be the motor driving your teams towards improvement, managing schedules, and minimizing technical risks.
A degree in computer science or a related area will most likely be necessary here. Experience in project management and software development will be essential as well. Efficient communication, great time management, and organization skills, and the ability to positively influence your team will be the driving forces behind your success in this position. If you nail it, you can earn something around $146,344 per year on average.