Our vehicles are on the road in California, Arizona, and Michigan navigating some of the most challenging and unpredictable driving environments. We’re hiring people who want to solve some of today’s most complex engineering challenges and make a positive impact.
We are looking for a talented Senior Engineering Manager to lead, manage, and grow multiple engineering teams in a fast-paced environment. At Cruise, we believe in managers who remain deeply technical, and understand the challenges their teams are facing, even though they may not be the technical lead or contributing code day to day. Our managers coach their teams to success, shield their teams from distractions, and help publicly celebrate wins.
Direct oversight of multiple teams building highly performant software running on our Autonomous Vehicles, and supporting infrastructure
Responsibility for our Core AV Frameworks & Libraries, Build/Release/Deployment, and Developer Tooling teams
Recruit, promote, develop and retain Engineering Managers and Individual Contributors, and resolve conflicts both within your team, and between teams
Conduct performance reviews, identify top performers, and support their growth into Engineering Management or Technical Leadership roles
Help define, build, and embody Cruise engineering culture and principles
Invest heavily in recruiting by working closely with recruiters, screening candidates, and identifying opportunities for external engagement to improve the Cruise engineering brand
Act as a sounding board and technical architect for your teams, help define technical vision and strategy, and ensure the technical direction of your teams aligns with other teams across the company
3+ years in Software Engineering management roles
8+ years general Software Engineering experience
Strong software architecture skills
Experience managing projects across multiple teams
Experience managing, mentoring, and coaching Engineering Managers
Experience building performance critical systems in C++ or similar
Experience with SOA or microservice-based architectures
Self motivation and passion to lead your teams, encourage best practices, and constantly improve
Experience with modern C++11 development
Experience working with ROS or other robotics frameworks
Experience with modern infrastructure technologies (Docker, Kubernetes)
Solve difficult problems that have immediate and valuable real-world applications
Competitive salary and benefits including matched 401k, medical / dental / vision, AD+D and Life
Paid parental leave
Flexible vacation and 10 paid company holidays
State of the art equipment for your work station
Lunch, snacks, and dinner
Free rides in self-driving cars!
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