Head of Engineering
Transactional Data Platform
Posted on 3/24/2023

5,001-10,000 employees

Software tools for development & project management
Company Overview
Atlassian's mission is to help unleash the potential of every team. The company operates software tools – JIRA, BitBucket, Trello, and more – for team and project management.
Mountain View, CA, USA
Experience Level
  • BS in Computer Science or related technical field or equivalent experience
  • 12+ years of experience developing large scale distributed systems
  • 8+ years of experience managing software development teams driving large projects with complex dependencies and multiple stakeholders
  • Experience (2+ years) leading teams running data infrastructure or data services at scale
Desired Qualifications
  • Excellent communication skills and a track record of cross-group/cross-discipline collaboration
  • Experience managing managers and a track record of scaling organizations with over 50 engineers
  • You will have strong empathy and a bias for action
  • Experience working with and leading teams across geographies
  • You will demonstrate defining and communicating a long-term technical vision and inspiring your team around a shared vision for success
  • You will be able to build a deep understanding of both business and engineering metrics and drive a culture of reliability, security and productivity
  • You will champion developer productivity and empower engineers to invest in the right tooling at the right time
  • Demonstrated ability to coach and mentor team members
  • You will design strategies for future development projects based on the company's overall objectives and resources You will be the champion for the "Atlassian values"
  • Quick learner who thrives in an ambiguous environment