Do you believe that software development is a craft? do you want to build technology that improves the lives of millions? do you thrive on leading development teams to create quality user experiences that delight users, create value, and are delivered on time? if this sounds like you then you may be the engineering manager we need!
Moving is one of the most universally relatable problemsEveryone has moved at least once and everyone thinks moving is painfulUpdater is solving that pain at scaleWe’re a well funded and growth-focused company, with technology that touches nearly 50% of all household moves in the us annually, and we’re growing quickly.
As an engineering manager at updater you will be responsible for managing a group of teams that deliver our core mover experiencesBlending hands on leadership, sound judgement, great system design, and a level head under pressure, you will be responsible for bringing the updater’s product vision to lifeYou will have to balance api delivery teams with frontend build teams, at the same time as leading other managers to deliver exceptional outcomesAbove all you believe success is from impactful releases that move the business forward.
About the role
Lead development teams for our core mover applications including desktop and mobile web experiences, as well as experiences appearing in native applications Collaborate with back-end teams working on associated api and service layers Collaborate and coordinate with other front-end teams working in parallel on other parts of core applications Collaborate daily with product to deliver new features to users and support incremental improvements to the existing product Collaborate with architecture and infrastructure teams for the product(s) you own Take responsibility for planning and execution of business-critical products Oversee talent acquisition and development including building out and incorporating new teams Manage development teams, hire talent, and bring their experience to bear on the rate and quality of software delivery.
Updater makes moving easier for the 17 million households that relocate every year in the usWith updater, users seamlessly forward mail, transfer utilities, connect tv and internet, and much moreThousands of the most prominent real estate companies in the us (from real estate brokerages to multifamily and relocation companies) rely on updater’s real estate products to save clients hours with a branded and personalized updater moving experience.
Headquartered in new york city, updater has raised nearly $200 million from leading investors, including softbank capital, ia ventures, commerce ventures, second century ventures (the strategic investment arm of the national association of realtors®), and moreUpdater ranked #3 on crain's 2016 best places to work in nyc, ranking as the highest-rated tech company on the list, and ranked #7 in 2018For more information, please visit www.updater.com.
Updater is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants regardless of color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital or family status, disability, gender identity or expression, veteran status, actual or presumed belonging to an ethnic group, or any other legally protected statusIf you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.