Engineering Manager 

Careem is the leading technology platform for the greater Middle East. A pioneer of the region’s ride- hailing economy, Careem is expanding services across its platform to include payments, delivery and mass transportation. Careem’s mission is to simplify and improve the lives of people and build a lasting institution that inspires.
Established in July 2012, Careem operates in more than 100+ cities across 14 countries and has created more than one million job opportunities in the region and host over 35 million users.


You will lead a team of 5-6 amazing engineers from. Careem Express aims to build the future of delivery in our region. Starting from being a full-fledged last-mile delivery operator. The best part? We are just starting! You will partner with engineering leaders across Careem to ensure alignment about engineering challenges and opportunities.

Key responsibilities include:
  • Lead a team of software engineers in implementing high-quality services including design, development, and deployment of new business functionality.
  • Allocate available resources to meet operating objectives. Interacts with direct reports, customers and peers to share information and improve cross-departmental processes.
  • Assist your teams in developing roadmaps for system and product growth, then identify, plan, and execute projects to support that growth.
  • Strong ability to coach developers, helping them improve their skills and grow their careers.
  • Experience solving large-scale engineering challenges.
  • Encourages and supports others to take on responsibility, authority, and accountability.
  • You have strong software engineering skills with strong competencies in design & architecture.
  • Proficiency in Java and/or PHP, GoLang, and server-side technologies.
  • Experience working with AWS.
  • Deep understanding of how to build scalable distributed systems..
  • Passionate about learning new technologies and solving problems for 2 and 3-sided marketplaces.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field, or equivalent training.
  • fellowship, or work experience.
  • You’ll have several years of serving in either an engineering management role or a senior engineering team lead role.
  • Demonstrate the ability to run and improve technical development processes.

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