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Engineering Manager
Cloud Operations
Posted on 2/1/2022
New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Google Cloud Platform
  • Demonstrated expertise in problem solving and technical innovation
  • Technical experience in distributed systems, including: databases, caching, inter-service communication, networking, and cloud services
  • People management skills, proven track record of mentoring and coaching team members
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Relevant work experience, including industry experience
  • Technical management experience, leading teams consisting of five or more
  • Experience with one or more configuration management (Ansible, Puppet, Chef) or infrastructure management tools (Terraform, CloudFormation)
  • Familiarity with containerization runtimes (Docker, rkt)
  • Experience deploying and maintaining monitoring and logging systems (Zabbix, Nagios, ELK, Splunk)
  • Ability to travel to Duolingo's Pittsburgh, PA headquarters every quarter
  • Extensive experience in fast-growing, consumer-facing, data-driven startups, ideally mobile app based
  • A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related technical field
  • Experience managing a large infrastructure on AWS or Google Cloud
  • Extensive experience with relational and no-SQL database management
  • Develop our engineering, helping them grow in their and help them define strategic goals, plan tasks and review code
  • Be responsible for the overall planning, execution and success of complex technical projects
  • Work with other engineers and leaders across the company to identify needs and ensure our tools are having the expected impact
  • Design and implement tools that help engineering teams focus on shipping features, while making sure we're we build infrastructure that is cost efficient, secure and reliable
  • Partner with external providers like AWS to make sure we work well together and make the best use of their platform

201-500 employees

Language education platform
Company Overview
Duolingo’s mission is to make education accessible and fun. The company offers a language-learning website and mobile app.
  • Medical, dental, and vision for employees as well as eligible partners and dependents
  • Mental health benefits such as therapy sessions and coaching to support you to be your best self
  • Fertility benefits to support your family planning journey
  • Fully paid parental and adoption leave
  • Fully paid subscription to Care.com and paid backup days for dependents and your fur family
  • 401(k) with generous match and immediate vesting
  • 20 days of PTO, with two additional weeks off for winter break
  • Yearly professional development stipend
  • Transportation reimbursement for however you get to work
  • Lunch prepared daily by our in-house chefs
  • Annual international retreat for all full-time employees
  • On-site gym and massages
  • On-site game/break room
Company Core Values
  • Make learning fun
  • Universally accessible personalized education
  • Give the product away for free