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Full-Time

Engineering Manager

Posted on 6/27/2024

LTK

LTK

501-1,000 employees

Global technology platform for influencer marketing

Consumer Goods
Data & Analytics

Senior, Expert

Remote in USA

Category
Systems Engineering
Engineering Management
Software Development
Required Skills
Redshift
Management
Apache Kafka
AWS
Go
REST APIs
Data Analysis
Requirements
  • At least 2+ years in leadership roles with a proven and consistent history of leading developers.
  • Servant leader used to being hands on and supporting your team, including participating in on call rotation with your team.
  • Proven experience in rapid, continuous releases, used to shipping multiple times a day.
  • Proven success as a senior-level developer in a backend team.
  • Able to drive productivity and motivate a team to full project completion.
  • 10+ years with software backend systems, architectures and infrastructure.
  • 5+ years with data architecture, data processing tools and reporting technologies.
  • History of building highly scalable distributed systems and processes in a cloud environment.
  • Proven experience designing and scalable reporting data stores.
  • Experience with Golang.
  • Experience working in a Dockerized environment.
  • Experience in building products and features in CI/CD environments.
  • Experience with AWS services such as ECS, Lambda, RDS, Redshift, Glue (among others).
  • Experience with relational and time series databases.
  • Experience with eventing and data streaming by leveraging services like Amazon Event Bridge or Kafka.
  • Have built scalable internal and public facing APIs (RESTful, JSON, HTTP)
  • Experience integrating 3rd party API's (REST, OAuth).
  • Experience designing extensible systems that are used as a platform or foundational service.
Responsibilities
  • Manage the team that builds and maintains our media and near-real time event ingestion and analytics systems.
  • Collaborate with various feature teams who are providing value to both creators and shoppers.
  • Contribute to development, reviews, and maintenance of new features, product requirements documents, technical design documents and functional specifications.
  • Participate in the on-call rotation with your team.
  • Partner with senior management to identify appropriate metrics to monitor team performance.
  • Influence the technical vision for your department through discussions with peers and senior management.
  • Take an active role in hiring, goal setting, performance management, promotions, and retention strategies across your team.
  • Focus on growing leaders – emphasizing all aspects of the employee lifecycle (recruiting, onboarding, performance management, and employee development).
  • Work with leaders across the organization as a core-tech service owner to understand how your team’s changes impact upstream and downstream services.
  • Obtain buy-in and adoption across the organization for changes in the foundation of LTK that will drive our long term business and technical strategy.
  • Work with the team and stakeholders to break down and prioritize work to reduce technical debt.
  • Identify and pursue improvements in engineering and organizational process, gathering and using data to support and guide continuous growth in product excellence and engineering productivity.

LTK is a global technology platform that facilitates collaboration between lifestyle Creators and brands, driving billions in annual sales for 7,000+ retailers. The platform specializes in influencer marketing and offers a top-rated shopping app and Creator Commerce tools to monetize content across social platforms.

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding

$315M

Headquarters

Dallas, Texas

Founded

2011

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

1%

1 year growth

9%

2 year growth

26%

Benefits

Medical, dental, & vision

401k

Flexible work schedule

Parental leave

Team events

Stocked kitchen & bar

Gym membership

Social spaces & game room

Volunteer days

Summer hours

Catered meals