Full-Time

Gateway Engineering Manager

Remote

Posted on 5/15/2024

Kong

Kong

501-1,000 employees

Cloud native API platform enhancing scalability


Senior

Remote in Canada

Required Skills
Linux/Unix
Requirements
  • 4+ years of Eng management experience
  • Experience managing remote teams
  • Experience doing reviews, hiring, comp
  • Demonstrated leadership of Engineering teams
  • Proven customer relationship skill sets (internal and external customers)
  • On-premise, cloud, and hybrid product background
  • Experience working on an infrastructure product line
Responsibilities
  • Hire, mentor, and maintain healthy Engineering teams
  • Manage shift scheduling, measuring key performance indicators (KPIs), and training
  • Assure high-quality work and SLA adherence from the entire Engineering org
  • Lead troubleshooting and debugging activities for Linux systems
  • Organize and manage teams to fit constructively into the organization
  • Set and manage expectations with other engineering teams and stakeholders
  • Give constructive feedback to Engineers and conduct reviews
  • Suggest Engineering guidelines, principles, and processes for improvement
  • Address interpersonal issues and conduct 1:1 meetings
  • Perform any additional tasks required by the manager

Kong Inc. specializes in delivering a unified cloud native API platform that emphasizes an API-first approach, enhancing developer productivity, automating security, and optimizing API performance at scale. The company fosters a culture that prioritizes flexibility and scalability, appealing to those who thrive in innovative and rapidly evolving tech environments. As leaders in the API management sector, employees at this firm are positioned at the forefront of technological advancements, contributing directly to pioneering cloud technology solutions.

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding

$170.2M

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Founded

2017

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

5%

1 year growth

10%

2 year growth

18%

Benefits

Weekly Donut Chats

Home Office Stipend

Flexible Time Off & Dedicated Unplug Days

Virtual Events