Team Manager - Sweden / UK
Product & Tech – Tech: Tech Global Engineering /
Acast is the world’s largest independent podcast company. Founded in 2014, the company has pioneered the open podcast ecosystem ever since – making podcasts available on any listening platform.
Acast provides a marketplace, helping podcasters find the right audience to monetize their content. When our podcasters make money, we make money.
Today, Acast hosts nearly 66,000 podcasts, with more than 400 million listens every month. The company operates worldwide and is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden.
About the role
As Team Manager at Acast you will be the people manager for all engineers in your team and work closely with our tech leadership team to continuously deliver value and make sure that the members in your team are growing. The role is part time people manager and part time individual contributor in product areas and you will build and support a team of engineers through hiring, coaching, mentoring, and feedback. You will drive execution by organizing team work, setting goals, and holding the team accountable.
Who you are
We are looking for someone who truly enjoys developing and growing people. You have leadership, communication and relationship building skills. We also believe that you advocate agile software development and engineering best practices. It's important that you are curious and can adapt quickly and enjoy a dynamic and ever-changing environment. It is a plus if you’re open and interested in learning and working with various technologies. We work with AWS so it’s a requirement if you have experience in AWS or similar cloud platforms (Good with experience with at least some of the AWS big data offerings: EMR, Glue, Athena, DynamoDB, RDS, ECS, Fargate, etc.)
Acast is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, national origin or any of the other wonderful characteristics that make us different.
Culture is our number one priority as a business. We believe people come first, and we work every day to enable autonomy, continuous improvement and bring out the best in people. We’re global and have remote teams, so it’s even more important that we strive for an open, inclusive and caring environment where everyone feels visible and welcome. We consider ourselves a modern organization driven by strong values to create the best, most fulfilling and nurturing culture.
We very much look forward to finding the next great person to join our cause!