Engineering Manager

Engineering Manager

Vancouver, BC Canada

Overview

As one of Vancouver’s fastest growing tech companies, our product is the most recognized social media management platform on the planet.

 

Engineering Managers at Hootsuite combine technical problem-solving experience and strong people management skills. Our focus is on building a working environment that provides our Engineers with autonomy, mastery and purpose, so they can organize themselves, make sound decisions and practice effective engineering and learning.

 

Help build the part of our organization that builds our products. Your background as an experienced software engineer and someone who has improved teams and processes through your initiative and observation will allow you to thrive in this role.


Responsibilities
  • Lead a team of Software Engineers

  • Develop a clear vision, strategy, and objectives for your area of responsibility within Engineering

  • Be a good coach by helping others see their potential

  • Be a guide and resource for the career development of our Engineers

  • Be a good communicator by listening and sharing information with them

  • Focus our teams on results and sustainable productivity

  • Expand our Engineering capacity by through recruitment and onboarding

  • Lead and facilitate effective agile practices

  • Help coordinate and prioritize activities for our initiatives

  • Provide visibility and metrics for these practices

  • ‘Work out loud’ within HootSuite and the broader community

  • Recognize opportunities to benefit us by eliminating inefficiencies in our systems

Required Skills & Experience
  • 5+ years of software engineering experience

  • 5+ years of people management experience in a software organization

  • A track record of leading the implementation of agile methodologies

  • Competencies associated with a post-secondary degree in computer science, business, or engineering


Bonus Assets
  • A sense of humour

  • Impress us with your passion and your dedication



Date Posted:
Feb 6, 2015 1:01 AM PST
Company:
Hootsuite Media, Inc.
Website:
https://hootsuite.com/about/careers/engineering/Engineering-Manager

Company:
Hootsuite Media, Inc.
Location:
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Hootsuite is the world’s most widely used social media relationship platform. More than 10 million users, including 744 of the Fortune 1000 companies, trust Hootsuite to manage their social media programs across multiple social networks from one integrated dashboard. Learn more about how Hootsuite is revolutionizing communication at http://www.hootsuite.com. more