Engineering Manager
Lyft Media
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Lyft

10,001+ employees

Ridesharing app
Company Overview
Lyft's mission is to improve people's lives with the world's best transportation. The company operates a mobile platform for the ridesharing of cars, bikes, and scooters and serves over a million rides per day.

Company Stage

Series I

Total Funding

$4.4B

Founded

2012

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

1%

1 year growth

-1%

2 year growth

2%
Locations
New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Agile
AWS
Marketing
Data Analysis
Google Cloud Platform
CategoriesNew
Product
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, a related field, or equivalent practical experience
  • 3+ years of experience managing engineering teams
  • Experience providing active mentorship and career guidance
  • Experience architecting, building, and scaling distributed systems
  • Experience launching consumer facing products and iterating through data-driven experimentation
  • Strong technical foundation in mobile or server engineering
Responsibilities
  • Lead a team of talented engineers who like to ship code and tackle hard engineering problems
  • Mentor and guide the professional and technical development of your team members. Help develop their careers and assign them to projects tailored to their skill levels, personalities, work styles, and professional goals
  • Build teams that are collaborative, inclusive, and respectful of each other
  • Provide continuous feedback, address performance, and recognize the individual strengths and contributions of your team members
  • Create plans for prioritizing technical and resourcing challenges in your organization
  • Maintain a balance between building sustainable, high-impact projects and shipping things quickly
  • Instill a spirit of continuous improvement in the team’s code, architecture, and processes
  • Work closely with the Lyft recruiting team to hire high potential candidates from diverse backgrounds
  • Work with your engineers and/or product managers to maintain a prioritized backlog and create short term and long-term goals
  • Own your team’s deliverables and ensure we continue to ship scalable, highly-available products that delight our passengers and drivers
  • Help your team build relationships across functions with Support, Marketing, Ops, BizDev, or other teams to ensure Lyft’s continuing success
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience in the transportation or advertising industry
  • Experience with machine learning and data analytics
  • Experience with cloud platforms such as AWS or GCP
  • Experience with agile development methodologies