Engineering Manager - Backend

Job description

We're looking for an Engineering Manager - Backend who can take complete ownership of our engineering team, deliveries, hustle and get things done while building and scaling our product at inFeedo. This person will lead a group of high-performing teams that fuel our growth. In joining, you should love the idea of getting your hands dirty, but also know how to get out of the way for your team to thrive. 

We're seeking a hands-on Engineering Manager who thrives on challenges, fosters collaboration, and empowers team members to excel. If you're passionate about technology, adept at multitasking, and a strong communicator, we want you to be a part of our team.

No. of positions: 1

What will you be doing?

  • You will lead the existing team to help improve the reliability, stability, and quality of the application.
  • Coach, mentor, and influence via monthly performance reviews, measuring individual success and work with them on their career goals
  • Grow and scale the organization, sustainably, and responsibly.
  • Work in a democratic environment where decisions are driven by logic.
  • Building a product with the platform-level approach which has core components and adapters on top of it.
  • Keeping all engineering fundamentals in mind and solving through first principles.
  • Pattern recognition and solving through automating the mundane problems. 
  • Establish processes, checklists, and review processes to ensure high-quality deployments and build.
  • Consume complexity within and provide the best experience to the users.
  • You will contribute to inFeedo’s roadmap and help us build a one-of-a-kind employee engagement product.

Who will you work with?

 Akshay RastogiVarunKanishk, and of course the rest of the jovial inFeedo team you'll find at the end of this page. 


What skills do you need?

  • Experience:
    • 7+ years of industry experience in a software engineering role, preferably building a SaaS product. You should be able to demonstrate the significant impact your work had on the product and/or the team.
    • Experience with leading technical design/architecture reviews and code reviews is a must.
  • Cross-Functional Approach: Experience in collaborating directly with product and design teams. A proven track record of delivering value to customers or users is a must.
  • Experience managing and scaling engineering teams through multiple phases of growth.
  • Communication: Good communication skills since we focus on transparency and clear communication.
  • Critical Skills: Critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to handle the stress of multiple ongoing projects and ad-hoc ops.
  • Bonus Points

Our Current Tech Stack:

  1. MERN Stack (M=MySQL) 
  2. AWS is our IaaS
  3. LLM Models Implementation

Those without node and MySQL experience will not be accepted.

Brownie Points: Experience in scaling a small startup to a profitable mid size SaaS business.

What happens after you apply?

  • Step 1: Within 15-20 days of your application - which is wholesome, original & expressive - our People Success Team will reach out to you for a quick chat.
  • Step 2: Within 4-6 days of chatting with the People Team, you will get a call from someone from your future team to discuss the job role.
  • Step 3: If all goes well, we’ll we’ll schedule a call with your future manager to deep dive into the role with you and for you to show off your skills through a small task.
  • Step 4: After a quick interaction with the People Success Team, if our vibes match, a tête-à-tête with the founding team follows.
  • If we mutually enjoy the 4 steps, we high-five and jot down the next steps for you to come join us. :)

Our expectations before you click “Apply Now”

At any step, if things don't work out, we proactively send an email. You are welcome to ask for detailed feedback and re-apply in the future. :)

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at inFeedo. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status or education.


KeywordsHR Tech, SaaS, Platform Building, Node.js, MqSQL, Code Implementation, Database Management