WHAT IS BOX?

Box is the market leader for Cloud Content Management. Our mission is to power how the world works together. Box is partnering with enterprise organizations to accelerate their digital transformation by creating a single platform for secure content management, collaboration and workflow. We have an amazing opportunity to further establish ourselves as leaders in the space, and we need strong advocates to help us achieve that goal. 

Today, Box powers over 100,000 businesses, including 67% of the Fortune 500 who trust Box to manage their content in the cloud. Our Warsaw office is an incredibly exciting addition to our EMEA expansion. We're already in UK, France, and Germany, and the new Poland location will act as a global engineering and product development hub alongside our headquarters in Redwood City, California.

WHY BOX NEEDS YOU?

The Content Capabilities team is relatively new and is tasked with the ambitious goal of supporting the Box Content Cloud’s next 10x wave of growth. We aim to achieve this by building innovative new platform capabilities, enabling our product teams and customers to build intuitive and differentiated experiences that scale to millions of users.

We’re close to delivering the first set of features, unlocking new use cases and significantly increasing the scale at which users can collaborate on content. The team is just getting started though and has a strong roadmap of new capabilities to build. That's where you come in!

As we embark on this journey, we're looking for a highly capable Engineering Manager to join us and play a pivotal role. You'll have the opportunity to work with a small team of talented, collaborative, and fun people, solving some of the toughest challenges in the content management space. The work you do will have an immediate impact on the productivity of millions of users, at some of the most important enterprises of our time.


WHAT YOU'LL DO?

  • Lead, mentor, and coach a team of skilled engineers. Scale the team to meet growing needs of the business.

  • Partner with product managers to define the team's roadmap, draw up execution plans and take ownership of delivery.

  • Grow your team members via regular 1:1s, coaching and timely career guidance.

  • Cultivate a culture of excellence on the team through a focus on execution, quality, scale and efficiency.

  • Work with cutting-edge technologies like Kubernetes, Docker, BigTable, Elasticsearch, Spark and Istio.

WHO YOU ARE?

  • 2+ years experience as an engineering manager of teams building high-scale production services.

  • 5+ years of professional software development experience building APIs/services.

  • Experience driving effective execution with agile processes in a highly dynamic environment.

  • Strong communicator, passionate about technology, and eager to raise the bar.

  • Experience working with distributed teams in different time zones.

  • Must speak English proficiently.

BONUS POINTS FOR

  • Experience bootstrapping a new team.

  • Experience with Google Cloud Platform and/or Amazon Web Services.

  • Experience building, deploying and operating microservices on Kubernetes.

TOOLS WE'RE USING

  • Messaging - Slack

  • Ticketing/Planning - JIRA

  • CI/CD - Jenkins

  • Infrastructure - currently on-prem, migrating to GCP

  • Application stack - Java microservices on Kubernetes and PHP monolith

  • Queue/Stream - currently Kafka, migrating to Google Pub/Sub

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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