Full-Time

Engineering Manager

Updated on 5/17/2024

Favor

Favor

1,001-5,000 employees

Food delivery services in Texas

Consumer Goods

Senior

Austin, TX, USA

Required Skills
Kotlin
PHP
Kubernetes
Python
React.js
MySQL
Espresso
Management
Node.js
Apache Kafka
Java
Docker
AWS
Elasticsearch
Scala
Terraform
Requirements
  • A related degree or comparable formal training, certification, or work experience
  • 6+ years of experience as an individual contributor in an engineering role
  • 2+ years of experience leading high performance engineering teams
  • Experience mentoring, motivating, and leading a team through successful software projects
  • Experience setting business expectations and scope as well as providing technology recommendations
  • Experience in both a high-growth startup and growing medium-sized company is a plus
  • Track record of timely delivery of high-quality software
  • Excellent problem-solving, issue identification, and technical documentation skills
  • Ability to communicate with cross-functional teams about engineering topics such as system architecture, API design, product roadmaps, and resourcing
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to balance management and individual contributor responsibilities including the ability to jump down to the IC level when needed to provide guidance on Code Reviews or Pull Requests
  • Experience or familiarity with one or more of the following technologies: PHP, Kotlin, Scala, Python, Java, Node.js, React, MySQL, Kafka, Docker, Kubernetes, Terraform, AWS, Elasticsearch, XCUITest, Selenium, JUnit, NUnit, Espresso
Responsibilities
  • Manage a team of individual contributors including responsibility for 1:1s, giving regular feedback, performance management, and career development conversations
  • Understand the fundamentals of the business to ensure the technical roadmap aligns with the business opportunities
  • Identify and implement enhancements to standards, processes, and tools
  • Evaluate new technology solutions and partnerships to accelerate the engineering and product organization
  • Collaborate closely with product management and engineering as equal stakeholders in the product development process
  • Participate in architectural design and coordinate with other software engineering managers as needed for a consistent approach within the suite of applications
  • Consistently strive to improve collaboration and communications
  • Partner with leaders to identify and plan capabilities required to meet customer needs
  • Manage the backlog for the Core Services squad
  • Collaborate with product managers and stakeholders to determine priorities and impact
  • Empower teams to deliver their very best

Favor Delivery is a prominent company providing food delivery services through a user-friendly app, designed to offer a dependable service to its customers in Texas. Working at this company presents an opportunity to be part of a vibrant culture that focuses on efficient delivery logistics and customer satisfaction. Additionally, its specialized approach to delivery services through technological solutions makes it a leader in the region's delivery industry.

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

$50M

Headquarters

Austin, Texas

Founded

2013

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

9%

2 year growth

13%