Do you want to shape the future of enterprise software? At Aera Technology, we apply Internet scale technology to the challenges facing enterprise businesses.
Think of the self-driving car : connected, always-on, thinking, and autonomous. Our mission is to enable companies in the same way.
We’re looking for a talented Manager of Engineering to join our global engineering organisation and lead an elite team of engineers in Bucharest.
As Manager, Engineering, you will recruit, onboard and manage a team of rock star software engineers. Additionally, you will be instrumental in the development and architecture of our enterprise cloud platform.
You will collaborate closely with our architects, designers, and product managers to influence product direction and functional requirements, and deliver complex high performing, high quality, scalable software products and APIs.
This position is critical to Aera’s mission and is a great opportunity for the right leader.
Hire and lead an elite team of 6-10 software engineers. Role will entail 60% hands-on development; 40% managerial duties
Own the successful product delivery, by keeping the team on track through agile / scrum processLead project planning and prioritization
Work with the team to ensure sufficient processes and tools are in place to meet the requirements of the business and customers
Collaborate multi-functionally as a catalyst in all phases of the development life-cycle, partnering to ensure efficient delivery of high-quality product
Collaborate across timezones with US-based company leadership and teams in India, recognizing that this requires flexibility
Ensure that every member of the team is delivering at an extraordinary level
Participate in design, architecture and code reviews
Conduct performance evaluations and one-on-one meetings with team members
Demonstrate strong personal values and a commitment to our mission and customers
8+ years of hands-on experience in Java, J2EE, Web development, Distributed systems, and caching techniques
2+ years in leadership position with people management experience
Strong staff management and organizational skills.
Previous hiring & team building experience
Experience in collaborating with remote overseas teams required
Experience mentoring elite engineers - review code, design, allocate resources and jump into the code as needed
Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work with business and technical leadership teams
Experience with scrum / agile processesExperience with SQL development, data modeling and data structures for high-volume and high-velocity data.
Experience with cloud computing platforms including AWS and Google Cloud
Working knowledge of Kafka, Apache Spark, HDFS and Elasticsearch is a plus
Our Ideal Candidate
Quality focused : You know what it takes to deliver quality, sustainable systems, and you can teach others to do the same
Self-Motivated : The drive to deliver is just a part of you. You don’t go home without accomplishing something. You routinely get stuff done in the absence of clarity, guidance, or kudos although we will provide all three
Team Builder : You know how to recruit and retain top talent. You know how to bring out the best in those around you, both on your immediate team, and on the extended Aera team
Great Teammate : You enjoy collaborating with, learning from, and guiding others so we all become better. You assume good intent in others, and actively
Strong work ethic; self-directed and resourceful; self-starter who acts with initiative and is pro-active
At Aera, we're on a mission to solve the biggest, most intractable challenges of enterprise software. We envision the rise of the Self-Driving Enterprise : a more autonomously functioning business with a central operating system that connects and orchestrates business operations.
Our platform is increasingly used by the world's largest companies to identify and respond to market opportunities faster.
If you share our passion for building the next generation of enterprise software, and implementing it for the most sophisticated customers in the world, you’ve met your match.
Headquartered in Mountain View, California, we're growing fast, with teams in Mountain View and San Francisco (California), Bucharest and Cluj-Napoca (Romania), Paris (France), Munich (Germany), London (UK), Pune and Bangalore (India), Sydney (Australia) and Singapore.
So join us, and let’s build this!