Engineering Manager
Posted on 2/21/2023

51-200 employees

People analytics & network community platform
Company Overview
Knoetic’s mission is to empower the next generation of CPOs and People leaders with the right information at the right time. The company's People Analytics platform allows People teams to build beautiful custom dashboards to gain high-level visibility on the KPIs that matter most or drill-down into any chart, report, and employee profile.
New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Analysis
DevOps & Infrastructure
  • BS degree in Computer Science or equivalent practical experience
  • 6+ years working in large codebases - we currently have 30 repositories working with 4 programming languages
  • 2+ years leading complex projects from start to finish
  • 1+ years leading a team of 4+ Engineers
  • Familiarity with building modern web applications using our tech stack (NodeJS, Go, ReactJS, AWS, Kubernetes, SQL) but generally tech agnostic
  • You pride yourself on being able to identify and address issues before they become problems, and are skilled at finding signals in the noise
  • After each interaction with you, you have efficiently transferred information and we definitely understand your insights, plans, or thoughts
  • Drive the mission and direction, while building elegant, scalable solutions to make the people analytics experience for CPOs, people leaders, and entire organizations 100x more efficient
  • Ensure that each team member grows and feels confident in delivery
  • Empower your team by offering clear ownership of technical challenges
  • Set expectations for team and individual success and take action when appropriate
  • Foster an inclusive environment through empathy, not just inside engineering, but across all the teams in Knoetic!
  • Advise the leadership team on key technical considerations related to the future of people analytics
  • Partner with Product Management and Design to find the best blend of quality, agility, and user experience
  • Onboard and learn more about the company's mission, culture, and values
  • Understand Knoetic's tech infrastructure at a very high level. We will pair you up with an onboarding buddy to help you get up to speed
  • Deploy your first Pull Request to the production. We move fast! :)
  • Participate in road mapping and architecture discussions
  • Pair the program with talented, ambitious engineers in a highly-collaborative team
  • Collaborate with the team which includes our product manager and product designer to deliver a low/medium-sized project
  • Lead a complex project from inception to deployment that will immediately provide value to our users
  • Identify, evaluate, and define improvements to the existing infrastructure and product
  • Lead performance review conversations and be mentoring and upleveling team members
  • You like to win. You don't want a trophy for effort, you want it for first place
  • You're high IQ, intellectually curious, and intellectually humble. You're not afraid to say, “I don't know - but I'll figure it out, fast.”
  • You never say, “that's not my job” - you take full ownership and responsibility over outcomes. You're a force of nature that gets the job done no matter what it takes
  • You make everyone else on the team better. Your presence, positivity, and drive inspires others to step up their game. You put the company above your own wants
  • You're known for your work ethic. You pride yourself on being one of the hardest-working person most people know
  • You're constantly improving. You know there's no such thing as perfection, and you're always pushing yourself (and our company) to be better than you were yesterday
  • You're just good: You're honest, principled, smart, open to giving/receiving feedback, and focused on doing right for the company and doing right for the customer