Senior Engineering Manager, Data

Engineering San Mateo, California


About IPSY:

IPSY is the largest beauty subscription in the world, with over 3 million monthly members, and the first brand to combine a rich community platform with a highly personalized commerce experience. Headquartered in San Mateo, with offices in New York and Santa Monica, IPSY brings together a diverse group of rule-breaking thinkers and creative problem solvers with a penchant for getting things done. From Marketing and Media to Engineering and Operations, we stand together to celebrate individuality and inclusivity—and we’re just getting started.

About the Role:

We are looking for a Senior Engineering Manager to lead our Data Engineering team. You will set the technical direction of data infrastructure development and drive excellence in many ways. You will help build, mentor, and develop the engineers in your own teams, and direct technical vision across all of Engineering. Do you thrive in a fluid, high-performance entrepreneurial environment, and have a passion for learning and innovating? If so, we want to hear from you!

What You’ll Be Doing:

  • Organize, mentor, and develop the engineers on your teams
  • Build and maintain best-in-class engineering processes to promote engineer enablement
  • Build, maintain, and own critical data services and infrastructure
  • Influence and direct technical vision across all of Engineering
  • Partner with multi-functional teams to drive key business results

What We’re Looking For
  • Minimum 2 years of engineering management experience
  • Deep understanding of big data, ETLs, and analytics systems
  • Strong knowledge of Spark
  • Strong knowledge of Java and at least one other programming language
  • Experience with AWS RDS, Redshift, and data lake technologies
  • Passion for driving constant excellence from every engineer
  • Expertise with system architecture, application architecture, and technology evaluation at large scale
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering

Bonus if You Have
  • Functional understanding of personalization systems and applications
  • Experience with event-driven architectures, pipelines, and queues
  • Experience with subscription and/or eCommerce platforms at scale
  • Experience with AWS including API Gateway, Lambda, and other cutting edge technology
  • Understanding of web, mobile web, and mobile application development and operation

What We Offer
  • Competitive salary & equity grants
  • Medical, dental & vision insurance
  • Annual bonus program
  • Paid time off & work from home flexibility
  • Free Glam Bag Plus subscription
  • Learning & development programs 

We are an equal opportunity employer who celebrates diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.

If you require reasonable accommodation in completing this application, interviewing, completing any pre-employment testing, or otherwise participating in the employee selection process, please contact us.