Company Overview

At Netlify, we're building a platform to empower digital designers and developers to build better, more elaborate web projects than ever before. We're aiming to change the landscape of modern web development.

We’re a venture-backed company, and so far we've raised about $45 million from Andreessen Horowitz, Kleiner Perkins, Bloomberg, and prominent founders and professionals in our space.

Netlify is a diverse group of incredible talent from all over the world. We’re ~40% woman or non-binary, and are composed of about half as many nationalities as we are team members.

About the Position

We're looking for an experienced Engineering Manager to lead our team of engineers. Experience managing multiple teams and functions is valuable as you will be responsible for multiple teams owning different parts of our product.

The Senior Engineering Manager role will oversee the product services group which includes three teams and growing. In this role, you will have one Engineering Manager reporting to you to start and a few Individual contributors.

You should love helping your team grow and develop, taking care of their professional growth needs as well as quality of day-to-day work life.

You'll be a confident technical leader with the ability to facilitate conversations and decision-making within the team, as well as being an advocate for the team's work and needs. You'll direct the team and set priorities, setting best practices and goals to measure the success of the team.

You'll be responsible for hiring for the team and identifying skill areas we need to develop, with an eye to building a happy, healthy, diverse team of engineers.

You'll also work closely with other managers and leaders within the organization to plan projects, schedule resourcing for those projects and identify risks due to staffing.

We have a main office in San Francisco, but we have a team spread all over the world, so remote applicants are welcome.

Our Ideal Candidate

  • Experienced manager of a technical team
  • Experience managing leads and/or Engineering Managers
  • Familiar with the tool sets our engineers use (e.g. React, Redux, JS, HTML, CSS, Node.js)
  • Ability to hire thoughtfully and quickly both engineers and managers
  • Ability to develop the individual's skills and professional careers
  • Can supervise work priorities and direction
  • Can work with other leadership to set priorities and expectations
  • Ability to work across multiple timezones with remote colleagues
  • A desire to succeed personally through the success of the team

About Netlify

Of everything we've ever built at Netlify, we are most proud of our team.

We believe that empowered, engaged colleagues do their best work. We’ll be giving you the tools you need to succeed and looking to you for suggestions to improve not just in your daily job, but every aspect of building a company. Whether you work from our main office in San Francisco or you are a remote employee, we’ll be working together a lot—paring, collaborating, debating, and learning. We want you to succeed! About 60% of the company are remote across the globe, the rest are in our HQ in San Francisco.

To learn a bit more about our team and who we are, make sure to visit our about page.

Applying

Not sure you meet 100% of our qualifications? Please apply anyway!

With your application, please include: A thoughtful cover letter explaining why you would enjoy working in this role and why you’d like to work at Netlify. A resume or short listing of job history. (A link to a LinkedIn profile would be fine.)

When we receive your complete application with the items above, we’ll get back to you about the next steps.

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