Engineering Manager
Launchpad
Posted on 3/22/2024
DoorDash

10,001+ employees

Local food delivery from restaurants
Company Overview
DoorDash is working to empower local communities and in turn, creating new ways for people to earn, work, and thrive. The company operates the largest food delivery platform in the United States.
Consumer Goods

Company Stage

Series H

Total Funding

$2.5B

Founded

2013

Headquarters

San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

-2%

2 year growth

-9%
Locations
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Android Development
CategoriesNew
Backend Engineering
Frontend Engineering
IT & Support
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • BS, M.S., or PhD. in Computer Science or related field
  • 4+ years of experience in people management leading full-stack teams (backend, web, & mobile) of 8+ engineers
  • 8+ years of industry experience
  • Extensive experience as an engineer in a fast-paced, product-focused development environment
  • Experience with distributed system design, system scaling, and performance optimization
  • Familiarity with Android app development best practices
  • Hands-on leadership and strong product intuition
  • Humility - willing to get into the details and open to feedback
  • Growth mindset - eager to expand skill set and carve out career path in a hyper-growth setting
  • Adaptability, resiliency, and ability to thrive in ambiguity
Responsibilities
  • Lead and grow a team of exceptional backend and client-side engineers delivering end-to-end engineering solutions
  • Collaborate with Product Managers, Business leaders, and key stakeholders to determine the team's roadmap and vision, and manage execution against that roadmap
  • Navigate ambiguity in a fast-changing business environment
  • Provide architectural guidance and professional development for a team of 9+
  • Encourage innovation, teamwork, implementation of cutting-edge technologies, and outside-of-the-box thinking
  • Oversee the hiring process for your team, in partnership with recruiting, to grow a diverse and inclusive team