Associate Engineering Manager

Engineering Hyderabad, India Remote - India Bengaluru, India Pune, India Mumbai, India


Position at Spiceworks

Associate Engineering Manager, Advertising Platforms

Who You Are

You have equal parts passion for developing scalable services and delivering the value of well-designed products. You jump at the chance to define and create solutions empowering a digital advertising platform. You have a strong track record of creating and mentoring the best software development cultures. If this sounds like you, Spiceworks Ziff Davis just might have the perfect opportunity for you. It’s time to apply.

Who we are 

Spiceworks Ziff Davis is a global organization with work from [almost] anywhere approach to getting the job done. We help the world’s businesses find, adopt, and manage the latest technologies. We also help technology brands build, market, and sell better products and services. Millions of technology buyers and hundreds of brands later, we’ve built the platforms they use to get their jobs done and make them better at what they do, every day. SWZD ecosystem touches over 90% of all technology spending...Think about the impact of that!

What You’ll Do 

  • Work with multiple cross-functional Agile teams of engineers, product managers and designers to deliver key outcomes for our business
  • Developing our talent with coaching, professional development, goal setting and performance management.
  • Create an environment that empowers and energizes team members, with a focus on accountability, adaptability, and collaboration
  • Hold weekly 1:1 meetings to build excellent relationships with your team and peers
  • Provide hands-on technical guidance & coaching to engineers in the team, guiding them to maintain high standards of code quality and testing practices
  • Take responsibility for sprint and release commitments, impediments resolution, escalation
  • Participate in the development and evolution of engineering standards and guidelines
  • Help make build vs. buy vs. maintain decisions considering business and technology needs

What You Need:

  • 2+ years of experience building / leading teams responsible for the development, maintenance, and operation of large scale, distributed, web applications
  • Direct management experience preferred
  • 8+ years of experience building well-tested, scalable, distributed, high-volume, low-latency systems
  • Demonstrate very strong technical leadership and people management skills
  • Expert knowledge in at least one programming language (Ruby, Golang, Python)
  • Strong understanding of complex enterprise technology with the ability to introduce improved experiences and simpler processes
  • Extensive experience testing, debugging and monitoring user applications
  • Ability to lead and participate in the design and architecture of new systems and deep dive into existing systems
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Computer Science & equivalent experience
  • Familiarity with the cloud-based environment (e.g. AWS) is preferred
  • Familiarity with data governance practices and GDPR

Perks and Benefits 

  • Unlimited flexible time off
  • Volunteer paid time off
  • Generous holidays
  • Recognition Programs - yes there are multiple, AND prizes!
  • Remote-first work experience and a work from anywhere culture
  • Weekly coffee chats with leaders
  • Wellness and mindfulness programs
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Sick days
  • Generous Paid Parental Leave
  • Bi-weekly Townhalls
  • Regional holiday celebrations
  • Community give-back celebrations
  • Transportation Assistance for night-shift employees
  • Unwavering commitment to diversity and inclusion
  • Employee stock purchase program
  • Manager training

***In terms of logistics, all interviews will take place over phone or video due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic***

Spiceworks Ziff Davis is a safe, inclusive workplace for people of all backgrounds and walks of life. Some candidates may see a long list of job requirements and feel discouraged because they don't match every single bullet point - we suggest, please apply anyway. We're flexible on location wherever possible - we are a Work From Anywhere company. We don't believe in a "perfect" candidate because we believe in our core value, "Evolve and Adapt Quickly". If you believe this is a role that you'll be excited to work in every day, want to be a part of a culture like ours, and will be relentless about pushing boundaries to succeed, please apply.

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