Parkside is looking for an experienced and enthusiastic Engineering Manager to lead one of our Technical teams. The ideal candidate will bring management experience and be a liaison between operations, tech, and product. This candidate will grow, mentor, and lead a team of engineers. He or she will have experience running development teams in a start-up environment.

Responsibilities

  • Lead and manage the team as a hands-on technical leader. Help facilitate key technical decisions, unblock the team, and guide execution
  • Engineering mentorship & development
  • Translate company strategy into clear goals and targets for your team
  • Contribute to overall business strategy and communicate engineering vision and strategy to ensure strong alignment both within and outside the engineering team
  • Build best in class engineering processes and provide visibility to plans and progress for software delivery
  • Own the success of your team's product and deliver quantifiable results in a timely manner
  • Drive alignment on product priorities
  • Maintain a deep understanding of our roadmaps and company priorities and ensure direct reports are making informed decisions in daily activities
  • Align engineer career growth to our roadmap and create an engaging work environment
  • Act as a bridge between other engineering teams, architecture, and the business to ensure that pertinent information is reaching all necessary recipients
  • Continuous Improvement
    • Measurement of team health and performance
    • Facilitating team introspection & experimentation
  • Hiring & Performance Management
    • Ensuring our teams have skillsets aligned with our needs
    • Provide continuous informal feedback and formal performance reviews for staff
  • Vendor Management
    • Coordinate and manage external parties to support associated team initiatives
  • Partner Management
    • Coordinate with counter-parties when working on partner-facing integrations and initiatives

Requirements

  • 5-7 years managing high-performance engineering teams
  • Strong leadership, communication, and organizational skills
  • functional programming experience a plus
  • Brokerage experience a big plus!

Tech Stack

  • Clojure
  • Clojurescript
  • AWS
  • Apache Kafka
  • Cognitect Datomic
  • Docker
  • Docker Compose
  • Kubernetes
  • GitHub
  • Quay
  • Slack
  • JIRA
  • Drone CI
  • Quip

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