Engineering Manager (Remote)

Engineering Austin, Texas Drexel Hill, PA Denver, Colorado Remote - United States Morrisville, North Carolina Phoenix, Arizona Dallas, Texas Boston, Massachusetts


Description

Your day-to-day (as an Engineer Manager, you’ll):

  • 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 focus on accountability, adaptability, and collaboration
  • Accountable for management of the overall team providing both leadership and technical guidance, set targets and objectives for the team and deliver results 
  • Provide hands-on technical guidance & coaching to engineers in the team
  • Guide team in maintaining high standards of code quality and testing practices
  • Take responsibility of sprint and release commitments, impediments resolution, escalation
  • Hold weekly 1:1 meetings to build excellent relationships with your team and peers
  • Help make build vs. buy vs. maintain decisions considering business and technology needs
  • Ensuring adherence to good processes, alignment with goals, and cohesion with team members
  • Ensure continuous improvement over time through process, tooling, and analysis of our systems holistically
  • Participate in development and evolution of engineering standards and guidelines

Qualifications
What does it take to do this job?

  • 5+ years experience building / leading teams responsible for development, maintenance, and operation of large scale, distributed, web applications and data pipelines
  • 2+ years direct management experience
  • Proven ability to attract, retain & develop key and diverse talent
  • 8+ years of experience building well-tested, scalable, distributed, high-volume, low-latency systems
  • Expert understanding of current data best practices, design patterns, and warehouse solutions (e.g. Snowflake, Postgres, Redshift)
  • Demonstrate very strong technical leadership and people management skills including solid communication and analytical skills with through understanding of product development and successful problem definition, decomposition, estimation and resolution
  • Expert knowledge in at least one programming language (Ruby, Golang, Python preferred)
  • Strong understanding of complex enterprise technology with the ability to introduce improved experiences and simpler processes
  • Extensive experience testing, debugging, and monitoring production applications
  • Ad Tech experience developing applications that connect to Ad Servers, DSPs and SSPs (e.g. Google Ad Manager, AdX, Beeswax)
  • Expertise working in a cloud-based environment (e.g. AWS) is preferred
  • Ability to lead and participate in the design and architecture of new systems
  • Familiarity with data governance practices and GDPR
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Computer Science & equivalent experience