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Glossier // personal beauty brand
Engineering, Full Time    New York City    Posted: Monday, June 03, 2019
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Were hiring an Engineering Manager for our Tech Platform team. Youll join our team of 6 Engineers & 2 Technical Program Managers with the mission to make glossier.coms infrastructure fast, reliable, & efficient.

As manager, youll ensure the smooth delivery of several work streams. In a given week, you may triage potential security issues from our bug bounty program, build dev tooling to make our continuous deployments faster & safer, ensure appropriate capacity planning before a big launch, or demo new software patterns to make our infrastructure ever faster & scalable.

As a leader, youll be a role model for inclusivity & mindful communication, & always looking to elevate our teams culture.

6 Month Expectations:

  • Help your team ship major projects, like pre-generated pages to improve performance & site reliability, & next-gen deployment tooling so we can own our availability & more quickly recover from production incidents.
  • Coordinate cross-team preparation & on-call plan to ensure a successful Black Friday, our biggest sales day.
  • Set personal development goals for you & your reports. Our Engineering Ladder is publicly available, & is a useful tool to help support the growth of our team.

12 Month Expectations:

  • Build a roadmap of impactful projects to improve our infrastructure reliability (like a multi-region AWS strategy), & reduce tech debt.
  • Hire several engineers to more effectively deliver our site reliability, performance, & observability work streams.
  • Evolved the mission & scope of the team as the organization grows; taking on new responsibilities, & devolving some to other teams.

Skills & Qualifications

  • BS degree in Computer Science or a related technical field
  • 2+ years of experience directly managing teams of software engineers
  • Experience designing & implementing production infrastructure on AWS
  • Several years experience writing & maintaining application code for web applications, preferably in Ruby or Javascript
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