Full-Time

Engineering Manager

Frontend and Design

Posted on 6/3/2024

Swoop

Swoop

11-50 employees

Develops secure, autonomous edge operating systems

Industrial & Manufacturing
Data & Analytics
Crypto & Web3

Senior

United States

Required Skills
JavaScript
Communications
Figma
HTML/CSS
Requirements
  • 7+ years of full-time frontend/full-stack engineering experience, with design exposure
  • 2+ years of prior management experience
  • Experience developing with a keen eye for design aesthetic, usability, interaction, and web optimization
  • Strong technical experience with React, Redux, HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • Familiarity and experience using Figma and knowledge of design principles
  • Strong collaboration, verbal, and written communication skills
  • Track record of mentoring and leading high performing teams to successfully deliver on large scale projects
  • The desire to stay technical in order to leverage your expertise to solve problems
  • Reliable self-starter, operating with speed and urgency, organized, efficient, and strong attention to detail
Responsibilities
  • Provide feedback on designs, product features, and technical specifications to help team members identify ways to improve quality
  • Coach IC’s to reach the right outcomes, so that consistent improvements are made
  • Develop engineers and designers capable of managing large, ambiguous projects independently and successfully, with minimal oversight
  • Conduct regular 1:1’s and bi-annual performance and development reviews; set 6-month individual goals and expectations for team members
  • Maintain high standards for design and frontend development, while not shying away from providing feedback to team members
  • Communicate effectively changes at the team and organization level, in addition to successfully conveying the company vision and how it translates to our development roadmap
  • Maintain awareness and accountability of your teams domain, and effectively work with cross functional team members (Engineering, Business, PgM’s, etc.) through successful full cycle product and feature launches
  • Ensure technical design and engineering documentation remains current, as well as quarterly release notes
  • Ensure engineering and design deadlines are met. Be proactive in communicating to the appropriate stakeholders any changes to the timeline and why
  • Stay technical - Provide design and code reviews, and, when time permits, write some yourself. This could take the shape of enhanced test coverage, automation, or other areas where utilizing your technical expertise enhances design and engineering processes at Swoop

Swoop is developing a secure, distributed operating system that enables customers to leverage their data and create a programmable, autonomous edge. Their technology aims to unlock the potential of the edge, where data is generated, consumed, and networked, by enabling autonomous actions directly at the edge.

Company Stage

Pre-seed

Total Funding

$2M

Headquarters

Madison, Wisconsin

Founded

2011

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-2%

1 year growth

-8%

2 year growth

48%