Engineering Manager | Backend Development

Engineering Vancouver, British Columbia Remote - Canada


Description

Position at Moz

Moz is making major investments in our engineering team! This role is an exciting opportunity to join a team that is growing rapidly and positioned for success. We’re looking for an Engineering Manager to lead our Campaigns Infrastructure team.

If you’re passionate about leading high-performing engineering teams, this is an exciting opportunity for you. The Campaigns Reliability Team is focused on improving (and then transforming) a suite of backend services that power our SEO product. We’re making major investments to enhance our customer experience by making these services more reliable and easier to maintain over time and you’ll lead this effort alongside senior engineers on the team.

We are an office optional company. This position can be fully remote from anywhere within the USA or Canada. We're also open to having folks be based out of our Seattle, WA or Vancouver, BC offices.

Diversity & Inclusivity. Moz is committed to building diverse teams where people of all identities and backgrounds are welcome, included, and respected.

What You'll Do

  • Lead a team of software engineers, who are upgrading and increasing the reliability of mission-critical services, including design, development, and deployment of observability, CI/CD, etc.

  • Work closely with other engineering teams, customer success, and product teams to understand customer problems, research and collaborate on technical solutions.

  • This is an exciting opportunity to build a team and significantly grow its membership. You’ll drive hiring for the team, helping us find and retain the talent we need to significantly improve our services. Lead and manage both technical leads and individual contributors, including ongoing training and development, performance evaluations, coaching, and recruiting.

  • Work in a highly collaborative environment to share information and improve processes among the entire department.

Experience We Want to See

  • You have at least 2 years of experience leading engineers as a manager including experience coaching and developing senior engineers.

  • You have experience increasing the reliability of existing backend services using observability, standardizing deployment, etc.

  • You have demonstrated ability to assess the current state of services, and make strategic recommendations about how they should evolve. Includes management of technical debt including risks to the business. 

  • You have robust knowledge of cloud computing platforms such as Docker and Amazon Web Services (AWS) and how to utilize them in a CI/CD environment

  • You have experience leading agile software development practices.

  • You have a working knowledge of the systems that make up modern web applications, including APIs, microservices, distributed backend systems, and relational and non-relational databases.

About Moz

Moz is the most trusted authority in online search with powerful SEO and Local Search platforms to help marketers improve the position of their brands, business locations and competitive rank in search results. Moz’s platforms are powered by world class-quality data, both robust and fresh enough to serve as the foundation upon which crucial business decisions are made.

Moz was founded in 2006 and is a subsidiary of J2 Global (NASDAQ: JCOM).

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