Samsara’s network of hardware devices is a scalable cloud-connected sensor platform that collects and stores observations about the world in near real-time. Through our cloud dashboard and mobile app, customers gain real-time visibility and drive efficiencies into their commercial fleet and industrial center operations.
At Samsara, we value aligning small teams with customer use cases and giving the independence needed to quickly deliver impactful solutions. Your team may work on backend log-processing and data analytics systems, as well as building out new user interfaces for both web and mobile platforms. Your team will take on engineering challenges ranging from aggregating data from thousands of sensors to presenting the data in intuitive ways that provide actionable insights for our customers’ operations.
As an engineering manager, you will lead a team of 5-10 engineers to deliver customer-driven solutions. The ideal candidate for engineering manager has a successful background as an engineer but also understands the value of team culture, communication, and collaboration. Successful managers will develop individual contributors based on their needs and interests as well as the needs of the company, as well as:
Conducting regular 1-1s and giving performance evaluations
Working with Product Management to prioritize feature development
Building roadmaps, engineering plans, and schedule estimates
Performing code reviews and ensuring proper design and delivery of major features
Promoting best practices and establishing team processes
Fostering a culture of continuous improvement
Identifying infrastructure and architectural investment needs
Coaching & mentoring software engineers
Recruiting, hiring, and building teams to keep up with demand of a growing company
And still coding on occasion to keep your sanity
We use Golang for our backend, Typescript and React for our web client, GraphQL to fetch data from our backend, and React Native for our mobile app. Direct experience with these technologies is not required.
An ideal candidate:
Understands the value of team culture, communication, and teamwork
Has demonstrated experience delivering software, leading teams, and managing engineers
Has excellent written and verbal technical communication skills
Enjoys understanding users and what makes their day to day easier
Loves shipping features that are immediately used by our customers
Seeks to iterate on new products based on customer feedback
If you are excited by the idea of working at a fast-growing company, being constantly challenged by and learning from high-caliber engineers, owning and shaping product development, and ultimately growing a world-class engineering team, we’d love to have you join our team! This position is based in our San Francisco HQ.
At Samsara, we welcome all. All sizes, colors, cultures, sexes, beliefs, religions, ages, people. We depend on the unique approaches of our team members to help us solve complex problems. We are committed to increasing diversity across our team and ensuring that Samsara is a place where people from all backgrounds can make an impact.