Mobile Engineering Manager

Engineering Mill Valley, California


Looking for your next challenge? How about helping us disrupt a $90B+ talent acquisition market! At Glassdoor we have more than 20M members and thousands of business customers and together we are revolutionizing the way great employees find great jobs and companies.

The Role

Glassdoor is looking for a strong technical leader to manage our Mobile Application Engineering team. This team is responsible for the popular Glassdoor iOS and Android apps. Our Glassdoor apps are a key strategy in Glassdoor’s mission to help users find the jobs and companies they love. The team is responsible for all aspects of our mobile feature set and delivery.

Your Responsibilities

You will manage a small, experienced team of iOS and Android developers.  You will partner closely with Product on creating and delivering our mobile initiatives making sure the team is engaged, focused and productive. You are a hands-on technical leader and will spend a fair amount of your time in the code dealing with the unexpected and allowing your team to stay on track. You enjoy direct management responsibilities such as engaging the team, setting a high-bar for quality, unblocking tasks and helping your team achieve their short-term objectives and long-term goals.   

To be successful:

  • Partner with Product and other key business stakeholders to prioritize work and create amazing products and features
  • Set the technical strategy, design  and standards and ensure a collaborative environment where everyone contributes
  • Manage the tactical strategy and planning to achieve frequent deliverables and quarterly
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  • Hands-on mobile and server-side development. Your experience may be either Android or iOS. Server-side Java is required as often times creating or troubleshooting services is required
  • Hire and mentor a strong engineering team
  • Be part of the Glassdoor engineering leadership team by supporting and initiating continual improvement to our overall system architecture, process and tools

Your Qualifications:

  • 6+ years of software development experience building complex, popular mobile applications (you still love rolling up your sleeves and coding alongside your team)
  • Proven success leading, managing, and hiring a team of talented engineers
  • Proven success project managing technical deliverables in an agile environment
  • Proficient  with server-side Java technologies and hands-on development of services used in mobile transactions
  • Experience with automated testing frameworks used for Mobile applications
  • Experience partnering with various business units
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Bachelor's Degree in computer science or equivalent experience

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
  • Equity in a late stage startup backed by top-tier VCs
  • 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.