Picsart

Engineering Manager, Windows Platform

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What Picsart is looking for in applicants

Picsart is looking for an experienced Engineering Manager to join an exciting journey of building advanced technological solutions for our all-in-one creative platform for Windows. The ideal candidate should be equally comfortable and skilled in people management, establishing a robust development process, and have a strong technical background.

 

Responsibilities:

  • In partnership with product and architecture team, make sure software development life cycle is well established with constant value stream delivery, end-to-end planning, execution, and ongoing releases of the solutions to production
  • Advocate and advance modern, agile software development practices and help develop and evangelize great engineering and organizational practices
  • Help to implement scaling strategy for the team and actively participate in the hiring process in all stages including sourcing, interviewing, and successful onboarding
  • Mentor and grow the team while keeping a high level of engagement, ownership and focus on the product and technology vision
  • Be actively involved in roadmapping and planning meetings and ensure effective execution of product and tech roadmaps
  • Work closely with the rest of the engineering management team to align engineering-wide priorities
  • Collaborate effectively in cross-team setting and address and plan for risks and dependency proactively
  • Be a great communicator with stakeholders and the wider community to support a high level of transparency.

 

Required Qualifications:

  • BS, MA or Ph.D. in Computer Science, Math, or another related field;
  • 5+ years of experience in Software Engineering, including a senior role;
  • 2+ years of experience in Engineering Management role;
  • Passion for leading, coaching, and growing exceptional software engineers to deliver cutting-edge technology solutions of the highest quality;
  • Proven experience in optimizing software development processes to ensure teams are always running efficiently and constantly striving for improvement;
  • Hands-on experience with agile software development practices;
  • Hands-on experience with hiring world-class engineers and scaling the team;
  • Strong organizational, stakeholder, and dependency management skills combined with an experience of working with cross-functional teams;
  • Advanced written and verbal English communication skills;
  • Experience with Windows platform and developing native Windows apps is a plus;
  • Experience with .net, C#, and other Microsoft technologies is a plus;
  • Experience with Photo/Video Editing, Image processing, and rendering technologies like DirectX, Vulkan, OpenGL is a plus;

 

 

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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. 
Picsart, Inc. is an E-Verify Employer in the US. Please click here for the E-Verify Poster in English or Spanish. For information regarding your Right To Work, please click here for English or Spanish.
ABOUT US 
Picsart is the world’s #1 creative platform and a top 20 most downloaded app for 2020. Every month, the Picsart community creates, remixes, and shares millions of visual stories using the company’s powerful and easy-to-use editing tools. Picsart has amassed one of the largest open-source content collections in the world, including free-to-edit photos, stickers, backgrounds, templates, and more. Picsart is available in 30 languages for free and as a subscription on iOS, Android, and Windows devices. Headquartered in San Francisco, with offices around the world, Picsart is backed by Softbank Vision Fund 2, Sequoia Capital, DCM Ventures, Insight Partners, and others. Download the app or visit picsart.com for more information.

 

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