Senior Engineering Manager - Web Infrastructure

Bizo   •  

Sunnyvale, CA

Industry: Networks


5 - 7 years

Posted 301 days ago

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Job description

LinkedIn was built to help professionals achieve more in their careers, and every day millions of people use our products to make connections, discover opportunities, and gain insights. Our global reach means we get to make a direct impact on the world’s workforce in ways no other company can. We’re much more than a digital resume – we transform lives through innovative products and technology.

Searching for your dream job? At LinkedIn, we strive to help our employees find passion and purpose. Join us in changing the way the world works.

The Flagship Infrastructure team's mission is to provide solutions that power all

feature development on Flagship apps. As a Senior Engineering Manager on the Flagship Infrastructure team you will build and iterate on fundamental building

blocks that enable all feature development on the Flagship LinkedIn apps at

scale. You will be leading a team working on the web technology stack, specifically Ember.js. The Flagship app is the primary vehicle for 450 million+ members to interact with LinkedIn.

This position is full-time and based in our Sunnyvale office.


Manage the performance and career development of a team of 5-10 engineers,

and own significant parts of LinkedIn Infrastructure that require

architecture and coding.

Manage teams to scale distributed applications, make architectural

tradeoffs applying synchronous and asynchronous design patterns, review

code, and deliver with speediness and quality.

Participate with senior management in developing a long-term technology

road map.

Be a role model and professional coach for engineers with a strong bias for

action and focus on craftsmanship.

Prototype and iterate designs in collaboration with other team members,

designers and product managers.

Provide recommendations to team and partners on best practices,

architecture design, methodologies, etc.

Passionate about product design and end-user interaction (UX) and user

experience (UI).

Drive daily scrum and sprint planning meetings.

Basic Qualifications

BA/BS Degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline, or 10+

years of related practical experience.

3+ years experience in software engineering management

4+ years experience programming experience in Java, Javascript, C/C++, C#,

Objective-C, Python, and/or Ruby.

Preferred Qualifications

BS or MS or PhD in Computer Science or related technical discipline.

Experience hiring, mentoring, coaching and developing top engineering


Successful track record of managing teams of engineers and project

management skills.

Expert knowledge of computer science, with strong competencies in data

structures, algorithms, and software design.

Experience with object oriented design, coding, testing patterns, and

programming languages (Java, C++, C#, etc.).

Experience building scalable products on top of distributed systems.

Proven coding skills in Python or JavaScript/AJAX, database design and SQL,

and/or knowledge of TCP/IP and network programming.

Experience building web applications and services with IDEs, ant, junit,


Experience with relational databases (transactional and non-transactional),

database architecture, and distributed transaction management.