Engineering Manager - Back-End

New York City Metropolitan Area /
StubHub – Software Engineering /

We would like to see someone who has:

    • 3+ years of relevant work experience in software development growing and leading diverse engineering teams
    • Successfully built a team from ground-up and recruited top engineering talent
    • Demonstrated capability in inspiring innovation, creating inclusion and optimizing diversity in teams under their care
    • Extensive experience in leading teams to design and develop robust, scalable and distributed systems using multiple general-purpose programming languages (e.g., C/C++, Java, C#, Objective-C), with a proven ability to teach others the coding languages, platforms, frameworks, and tools
    • Demonstrated expertise in leading teams to build software with one or more of the following: Infrastructure, Databases, Data Processing, Machine Learning, Distributed Systems, Web and Mobile Application Development, Security, and Privacy
    • Experience leading teams that developed solutions to complex problems with significant business impact
    • Hands-on people management and technical leadership experience
    • Proven expertise in growing people on their teams through multiple career stages with a demonstration of significant improvement of their capabilities
    • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work well within a team and with teams across the engineering organization

As an Engineering Manager at StubHub, you’d be able to:

    • Build high talent density teams and cultivate innovation by driving cross-collaboration and executing projects across the organization
    • Conceptualize and inspire innovative and impactful designs of major services, frameworks, toolsets, and features
    • Lead teams that design, develop, test, deploy, and maintain impactful improvements across StubHub's platforms and products
    • Demonstrate leadership that consistently results in executing with agility and high-quality outcomes.
    • Plan and execute on strategic priorities, deadlines, and deliverables
    • Foster a culture of inclusion, results-oriented execution, open innovation, and limitless creativity in your team
    • Champion process and culture improvements within the Engineering organization

What we offer:

    • An environment where you can quickly grow your skills and knowledge, and have the autonomy to make decisions regarding experiments and tests on a massive scale
    • A+ compensation package, including stock incentives
    • Unlimited PTO, 401k, and Health, Vision, and Dental Insurance
    • Free weekly lunches, a variety of office snacks, cold-brew and kombucha kegs, and team events
About the Opportunity:
StubHub is looking for Engineering Managers to build and grow diverse and high talent density engineering teams and lead the design, development and operations of the next-generation technologies and complex features that change how millions of users explore, interact with and participate in live events worldwide.

As an Engineering Manager, you will provide expert leadership, coaching and mentorship to hire, retain and grow incredibly talented and highly effective engineers and data scientist that will be at the forefront of tackling significant, ambiguous, and non-trivial challenges, and turning them into high-quality, and impactful solutions at scale.

Our engineering managers are responsible for creating the vision, execution plans and then delivering highly impactful features and robust services that exceed expectations, anticipate and scale with the needs of the business. Each manager brings their own unique experiences and thought leadership to solve technical and organizational challenges for StubHub.

StubHub is committed to being a phenomenal and inclusive place to work. As an Engineering Manager, you will be a leader who lifts everyone around you and inspires a growth mindset across your team and the broader organization. Our leaders are the humblest advocates for their team members, and they operate from a place of empathy and inclusion, teaching the same to their colleagues. Servant leadership, along with bias for action, pragmatism, robustness, operational excellence, and high quality of deliverables, are some of the core tenets of this role.

About StubHub:
For over 20 years, StubHub has been the largest marketplace for fans to buy and sell tickets. Combined with viagogo, we now span over 170 countries around the world, servicing buyers and sellers in 38 currencies and 40 different languages with our StubHub brand in North America and our viagogo brand outside of North America. As live events return post-pandemic, we expect StubHub to grow in scale, revenue and profit.