TELECOMMUTE – US National
Title: Engineering Manager, Marketplace Experience
TaskRabbit is looking for a talented engineering manager to help lead the next phase of TaskRabbit’s growth. As an Engineering Manager in the Marketplace and Core Product Experience team, you will manage a team of engineers and be responsible for the end to end experience for users in our two-sided managed marketplace across web and mobile. You will be responsible for driving and improving engineering velocity and quality for your team. You will partner with Product and Engineering leadership to balance priorities for rapid growth and longer term sustainability.
TaskRabbit is a rapidly growing, fast-moving company, and the right candidate will be able to balance business needs with long term foundational investments. In addition, you will work closely with other Engineering leaders as well as your counterparts in Product, Design, and Data to help build the Product Development discipline at TaskRabbit the right candidate will be excited about contributing to the broader functional organization, both by mentoring engineers, and by helping to shape TaskRabbit’s processes and team culture.
You will be
Attracting, building and managing a team of talented engineers to deliver an amazing experience for users in a two-sided Managed Marketplace
Ensure your team is effective, healthy and set up for success by establishing clear and measurable goals.
Implement best practices to continuously improve accuracy of scope estimations, engineering velocity and code quality.
Articulate technical plans and challenges to both technical and non-technical stakeholders
Proactively communicate progress and blockers to partners in Product, Design, Data, and other Engineering teams.
Drive cross-functional collaboration with other engineering teams on technical dependencies
You should have
2-5+ years of experience as a manager with a track record of hiring and developing a team of talented and productive engineers
You understand how to build consumer facing experiences and how to balance business needs with longer term improvements and technical investments for sustained growth
You can clearly define success metrics for your team, and align and motivate your team to deliver against these metrics
You have a strong bias for execution and ensure that all teams are consistently shipping product and delivering customer value
You have ambitious goals but take a pragmatic approach to reaching them
Bonus points for prior experience working with 2 sides marketplaces
You’ll love working here because:
TaskRabbit is a remote first company. We recognize that talented people live all over the world.
The People. You will be surrounded by some of the most talented, supportive, smart, and kind leaders and teams — people you can be proud to work with!
The perks. TaskRabbit offers comprehensive medical, dental, vision 100% covered for employees, 401k plan with company matching, generous and flexible vacation and holiday time off, commuter benefits, learning and development opportunities, career development trainings, monthly TaskRabbit product stipends, IKEA discounts, weekly meditations, and a dog-friendly office.
Project Management , Software Development