Manager – Software Engineering
Posted on 3/11/2023
London, UK
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Google Cloud Platform
Microsoft Azure
  • You want to impact the industries that run our world: The software, firmware, and hardware you build will result in real-world impact-helping to keep the lights on, get food into grocery stores, and most importantly, ensure workers return home safely
  • You want to build for scale: With over 2.3 million IoT devices deployed to our global customers, you will work on a range of new and mature technologies driving scalable innovation for customers across industries driving the world's physical operations
  • You are a life-long learner: We have ambitious goals. Every Samsarian has a growth mindset as we work with a wide range of technologies, challenges, and customers that push us to learn on the go
  • You believe customers are more than a number: Samsara engineers enjoy a rare closeness to the end user and you will have the opportunity to participate in customer interviews, collaborate with customer success and product managers, and use metrics to ensure our work is translating into better customer outcomes
  • You are a team player: Working on our Samsara Engineering teams requires a mix of independent effort and collaboration. Motivated by our mission, we're all racing toward our connected operations vision, and we intend to win-together
  • Built or worked on critical production systems using AWS (preferred) or Azure/GCP
  • Experience working with geo-distributed teams
  • Deep knowledge of operating distributed systems at large scale and implementation best practices
  • 8+ years of relevant software engineering work experience
  • 2+ years of hands-on technical management experience
  • 2+ years experience building platforms and managing multiple stakeholders
  • Leading the engineering team, shaping engineering culture, and providing technical guidance
  • Building infrastructure to ensure reliability of Samsara's connected operations cloud under high loads
  • Developing tooling for product teams to self-service and own operation of their services and storage in responsive and cost-effective ways
  • Creating abstractions for developers to understand their services health and adopt best practices to deliver the best customer experience in the industry
  • Actively contributing to building the roadmap for infrastructure at Samsara
  • Championing, role modeling, and embedding Samsara's cultural principles (Focus on Customer Success, Build for the Long Term, Adopt a Growth Mindset, Be Inclusive, Win as a Team) as we scale globally and across new offices
  • Hiring, developing, and leading an inclusive, engaged, and high performing team

1,001-5,000 employees

IoT platform
Company Overview
Samsara’s mission is to increase the safety, efficiency, and sustainability of operations that power the global economy. The company is building a connected operations platform for tracking fleets of vehicles and other equipment.
  • Health, dental, and vision coverage for employees and their families with premiums 100% covered
  • Mental health and wellness support
  • Family planning resources and parental leave policy
  • Quarterly reimbursement account you can use for wellness, family care, professional or personal development expenses
  • Flexible PTO and family leave
  • 401k with up to 4% matching
  • Bi-annual company events
Company Core Values
  • Focus on customer success
  • Build for the long term
  • Adopt a growth mindset
  • Be inclusive
  • Win as a team