Engineering Manager - Developer Ecosystem

Engineering San Francisco, California

Engineering Manager or Sr. Engineering Manager - Developer Ecosystem

Join us as we pursue our disruptive new vision to make machine data accessible, usable and valuable to everyone. We are a company filled with people who are passionate about our product and seek to deliver the best experience for our customers. At Splunk, we’re committed to our work, customers, having fun and most importantly to each other’s success. Learn more about Splunk careers and how you can become a part of our journey!

We are seeking a Manager or Senior Manager to help lead and deliver the backend technology stack for our next generation user experience. This person will be an experienced leader able to work with product management, design and engineering leaders to envision a world class product. We are looking for a person who will take ownership of their domain and who is driven to tackle problems at multiple levels. Collaboration and partnerships are the paramount in our company culture and want leaders who can communicate at a high level but can also talk in low level details to achieve the greater goal.


  • Recruit, mentor, and grow world class engineers.
  • Set the direction and culture for a new team that will be chartered with establishing a microservices-based backend stack for powering our next generation user experience.
  • Partner with cross functional team members to develop and maintain a well defined roadmap, while balancing technological excellence.
  • Lead technical direction and architecture with engineering team members.
  • Facilitate coordination of multiple scrum teams to successfully deliver committed feature sets.
  • Driving practices in training, development, and efficiencies across multiple feature teams.
  • Build a culture of continuous learning, growth and sharing of technological insights.
  • Educate and advocate for engineering best practices within the UI ecosystem.


  • 7+ years of hands on technical experience
  • 5+ years of direct management experience of highly technical engineers
  • Experience in delivering multiple complex technical projects, within an Agile environment
  • Proficiency with backend systems built using microservices, containerized infrastructure, and modern continuous delivery practices. Familiarity with Golang and Kubernetes is a plus.
  • Demonstrated ability to build a culture of team building and people management
  • Entrepreneurial drive and ability to reach stretch goal in a fast paced environment
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills

We value diversity at our company. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is applying.

For job positions in San Francisco, CA, and other locations where required, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Thank you for your interest in Splunk!