Engineering Manager, Data SDK

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What Picsart is looking for in applicants

Picsart is looking for an Engineering Manager to join the Data SDK team of Data Infrastructure group to help scale and manage the team and technologies. We enable implementation of a range of clients such as tracking, AB experiments, cloud configuration for platforms like mobile (android and ios), web and desktop. Mentioned clients (sdks) are a crucial part of the data infrastructure which helps Picsart make data informed decisions for product and business development.

  • Support, invest in and develop an incredible team of talented and motivated engineers with clear expectations via practises such as 1:1s, goal setting, and constant feedback
  • Create a high performing and positive work environment based on transparency, accountability, and trust
  • Create growth opportunities for team members and address gaps via non-technical skills mentoring and performance management. Help make our people shine!
  • Grow and coach your direct reports - you are expected to manage a team of 4-8 individual contributors
  • Recruit world-class talent for your engineering team
  • Collaborate with the product manager in roadmap creating, feature planning, dependency management, risk management and continuous process improvement for an optimal flow (with appropriate use of metrics)
  • Be responsible for roadmap execution and delivery of projects with high quality
  • Collaborate with other teams to unblock dependencies
  • Provide visibility and transparency to team progress on product initiatives
  • Act as a facilitator in technical discussions
  • Distil complex information into easy-to-understand concepts, and lead a team through ambiguity
  • Support decisions about high-level tech solutions, help your engineers make the right choice with your development experience

Required Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of engineering management experience of building and leading successful and highly-performed Agile teams
  • Background in mobile development (iOS/Kotlin/Swift/Objective-C)
  • Strong understanding and track record of designing Android and iOS app architectures like MVC, MVP or MVVM
  • Track record of implementing Monitoring and Observability best practices for mobile and web applications with hundreds of millions of events per day
  • General understanding of Backend ecosystems
  • Experience with AWS and/or GCP as well as Kubernetes and CI/CD pipelines 
  • Good understanding of analytics concepts and experience using one of the popular analytics platforms such as Facebook Analytics, Google Analytics, Google Optimize, or Mixpanel
  • Proven track record of building and leading excellent tech teams while driving business as well
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with clear business focus
  • Excellent people management skills
  • Extraordinary organizational and planning skills
  • Advanced written and verbal English communication skills
What we seek and value most in our candidates 
Professionalism in both soft and hard skills; motivation to grow, learn and share, positive attitude, flexibility, transparency, ownership and the most important - passion and commitment.  
Picsart is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. We are committed to providing reasonable accommodation to employees who have protected disabilities consistent with local law. 
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