Who we are
At Justworks, youll enjoy a welcoming & casual environment, great benefits, wellness program offerings, company retreats, & the ability to interact with & learn from leaders in the startup community. We work hard & care about our most prized asset - our people.
Were helping businesses get off the ground by enabling them to focus on running their business. We solve HR issues. Were data-driven & never stop iterating. If youd like to work in a supportive, entrepreneurial environment, are interested in building something meaningful & having fun while doing it, wed love to hear from you.
We're united by shared goals & shared motivations at Justworks. These are best summed up in our company values, which are reflected in our product & in our team.
If this sounds like you, youll fit right in.
Justworks is seeking an experienced & passionate engineering leader to join our team, responsible for overseeing the engineering teams focused on our benefits & health experience for our small business customers. This is a cross-functional group that serves the core value of our business & continues to delight our customers with benefits offerings & complex logic with a simple & elegant UX. The group also has an audacious ambition to bring more automation & sophisticated tooling for our internal stakeholders.
The ideal candidate will bring business acumen & technical expertise & partner with business stakeholders to scale our benefits product engineering team organizationally & technologically.
While we dont expect you to write code, we expect to have spent some time in your career as a hands-on software engineer & demonstrate technical understanding of the business domain & how modern technologies work.
We expect the size of this group will grow significantly over time & we would like someone who would like to grow with us.
What you'll do
Your mission is to bring high energy & a forward-thinking strategy to one of the most critical areas of the Justworks business.
- Lead the product engineering teams & solve mission critical problems for Justworks with high quality engineering disciplines.
- Collaborate closely with business, product, design & other partners to improve efficiency.
- Grow, mentor & lead a team of talented managers & engineers.
- Bring new ideas to scale the engineering organization as a part of the senior engineering leadership group.
- Cultivate engineering culture based on Justworks core value (COGIS - Collaboration, Openness, Grit, Integrity, Simplicity)
- Communicate & coordinate with other teams & departments to understand the requirements & opportunities for improvement.
- Help define & communicate technical standards & best practices
- Provide guidance & support growth in other engineers on the team & across other teams
- Enhance our testing, monitoring & continuous deployment infrastructure
Who you are
- You are experienced in scaling a technology organization & growing teams.
- You are comfortable working with business & product partners in an agile environment.
- You have a deep empathy for customers, especially small business, & for your coworkers.
- You are not afraid of making changes but you do it thoughtfully.
- You have a gut feeling & vision but you also rely on data to back it up.
- You can talk about systems architecture & software development concepts from experience.
- You strive to learn new things & raise your own bar.
Diversity at Justworks
Justworks is committed to maintaining a workplace where diversity of identity, culture, & life experience is the norm & is celebrated authentically & respected consistently. Diversity in our work, our people & our product drives creativity & innovation, entrepreneurial leadership & integrity, competitiveness & collaboration throughout our business & in the market. We depend on our differences to make our team stronger, our workplace more dynamic, & our product accessible to all of our customers.
Were proud to be an equal opportunity employer open to all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other legally protected status.