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Engineering Manager (Backend)

Post Id Number: 407631 Quick Apply
Employment Type: Permanent
Location: New York
Skills: Manager, Node.js, PostgreSQL
Description:

We are looking for an Engineering Manager to join our Front-End or Backend chapters. This is an ideal opportunity for a leader to work in a high velocity, high impact environment and cultivate a growing team of bright, passionate engineers. We’re looking for compassionate leaders who believe in leadership through service, by example, and with empathy.

Our growing team is composed of over 30 engineers with diverse backgrounds in mobile, web, backend and machine learning. You will be working with individuals who are very passionate about their craft and share their opinions in healthy debate. Our team includes dedicated engineers located in our New York City HQ and around the world.

MUST HAVES

  • 6+ years of real-world development experience
  • 1+ year of managerial experience
  • Hands on experience managing a team of 4+ engineers
  • Deep technical background in Javascript development (Front End or Backend)
  • Eagerness to remain hands on in development (80% managerial - 20% coding)
  • Expertise working with RESTful Architecture/Networking
  • Strong ability to organize, coordinate, and launch software projects
  • Ability to analyze and make decisions off metrics for our development efforts
  • Understanding of intersection of engineering, product, and business development
  • Familiarity with reiterative processes, following roadmaps and reducing technical debt
  • Strategic, independent thinker and mentor

NICE TO HAVES

  • Healthcare experience
  • Application security expertise
  • Technical degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, or Physics, etc..
  • Previous experience with hiring and building engineering teams

OUR TECH STACK

Frontend

  • React, Vue.js, 
  • Redux, VueX
  • Jest for unit testing

Backend

  • Node.js
  • Mongo, Postgres, Redis
  • RabbitMQ
  • Hapijs, @hapi/code, @hapi/lab

Platform

  • Go
  • Jenkins, Drone, Cloudbuild
  • Docker & K8S,
  • AWS, Google Cloud
  • IaC: Terraform, Helm
  • Observability & Alerting: Prometheus, Grafana, New Relic, Sentry, Pagerduty

Mobile: 

  • Native iOS 
  • Native Android