Senior Manager, Engineering- Email & Notifications Platform

Engineering Mill Valley, California


Our mission is to help people everywhere find a job and company they love.  We are disrupting an industry by changing how people search for jobs and how companies recruit top talent. 

The Role

Glassdoor is looking for a strong engineering leader to manage our Email & Notifications development team, responsible for delivering millions of communication each day. We build machine learned optimizations and tracking tools to provide engaging career related communication to our users while respecting their preferences. We strive to maintain 24x7 platform uptime which is leveraged by all teams, from engineering to marketing, to communicate with all Glassdoor users.

You will lead a highly talented team of engineers using open source technologies and frameworks to solve challenging problems around scale and performance. You will also be working closely with product managers, designers, marketing and other teams to drive engagement and growth.

Your Responsibilities

As a Senior Manager of Engineering, you’ll focus on building the best engineering team, setting a high-bar for quality deliverables and continual improvement. You need to be hands-on to support your team with coding and unblocking by handling unforeseen production issues. You will create a team culture of engaged, motivated individuals that work well together and create a world class product.

Your Qualifications:

  • 7+ years of software development experience in highly distributed and scalable environment
  • Proven success leading, managing, and hiring a team of talented engineers
  • Proven success project managing technical deliverables in an agile environment
  • Experience working Java, RabbitMQ, and SQL technologies
  • Experience working in notifications delivery (Email, text, push notifications) a huge plus
  • Confident, professional, and effective communicator (both verbal and written)
  • Bachelor's Degree in computer science or related field.

Why Glassdoor?

  • Work with purpose – join us in creating transparency for job seekers everywhere
  • Glassdoor gives back! Glassdoor is a Pledge 1% member; all employees receive 3 paid volunteer days per year
  • 100% company paid medical/dental/vision/life coverage; 80% dependent coverage
  • Long Term Incentive Plan
  • Sunny & peaceful Mill Valley offices located right on the water
  • Walking, running and biking trails steps away from the office
  • Onsite gym and fitness classes
  • Free catered lunch; new menu daily
  • Paid holidays and flexible paid time off
  • Your choice between Mac or PC
  • Dog-friendly office (with dog-free zones if you are so inclined)
  • Free parking

Glassdoor is committed to equal treatment and opportunity in all aspects of recruitment, selection, and employment without regard to gender, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, disability, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, or any other category protected under the law. Glassdoor is an equal opportunity employer; committed to a community of inclusion, and an environment free from discrimination, harassment, and retaliation.