Engineering Manager

Pocket Gems   •  

San Francisco, CA

5 - 7 years

Posted 187 days ago

What You’ll Do:

  • Engage and develop your team of engineers in their skills and careers
  • Provide technical guidance and coaching to the team in software engineering best practices
  • Balance the technical and product roadmaps within the team
  • Code! You’ll design and code innovative, scalable and robust features
  • Collaborate closely in small, nimble, cross-functional teams with product managers, artists and designers
  • Participate in all aspects of the project life-cycle, from ideation to specification to release

What You Bring to the Engineering Team:

  • 5+ years of engineering experience, including at least 1 year of relevant engineering team management experience
  • Strong team building and empowering skills; you love building scalable and high-performing teams of engineers
  • Strong competencies in data structures, algorithms, software design and OOP
  • Bonus points for experience in Objective-C and Python, as well as Cloud Services, such as AWS or GAE
  • A love for mobile development on iOS and/or Android
  • Passion for building a performant platform that allows writers and storytellers to create stories that reach millions of readers
  • BA/BS in Computer Science or equivalent experience