Engineering Manager

Nationwide /
Engineering /
Full Time
About Beam

Beam Dental was founded in 2012 by three engineers who saw the opportunity to modernize the dental insurance industry using technology. The first product was the Beam Brush, which was one of the earliest examples of the Internet of Things in healthcare. Today, Beam Dental is the fastest growing provider of dental benefits in the country and is available in over 40 states around the US. Beam’s product focuses on ease of use, tailored pricing, and a unique commitment to preventative care by incorporating dental hygiene behavior into policy pricing.

Joining Beam Dental Means

• Working for a complex and dynamic business, simultaneously operating across insurance, CPG manufacturing, IOT, and dental services
• Being challenged to improve every day by a diverse and diversely skilled team
• Engaging in an active, intense, and fun work environment
• Being a decision maker and ‘owner’ of your subject matter
• Joining in our mission to forever change the way people access dental services
• Being a person of high character, high EQ, and amazing talent

The Role

Beam is looking for experienced engineering managers with a passion for building and nurturing highly effective and self-sufficient teams. Our teams are made up of 6 - 8 engineers with a wide array of diverse skill sets. Our engineers get the opportunity to work throughout our broad product giving them a diverse, and well-rounded view of our product and business.


What You Will Bring

You’re an experienced engineer and leader with a passion for people and products. You have worked closely with partners in Product and Design to own fully and rapidly iterate on your projects. You are always striving to improve yourself, your team, the product, and the company. You’ve built and managed diverse, high-velocity teams. You love digging in alongside your team when necessary and strive to ensure your team delivers quality products.

What You Will Do:

    • Prioritize and manage your team's projects in collaboration with Product and Design stakeholders.
    • Actively coach engineers and guide their careers through effective 1:1s, thoughtful feedback, and performance reviews.
    • Work closely with your team to shape the direction of the tech stack position us well for future innovation and development.
    • Identify and hire great talent that can contribute throughout our products and tech stack.
    • Design processes that allow us to maintain our current features while also iterating quickly on new innovative products

What Technical Skills Will Help You Be Successful:

    • Experience leading technical teams building web and/or mobile applications
    • Experience mentoring, coaching, and providing performance feedback to software engineers
    • Experience with Ruby on Rails, React, or other modern languages and frameworks
    • Experience building secure and well-tested REST APIs
    • Experience working with technical and non-technical stakeholders to align priorities and communicate status


Visa sponsorship or transfer not available for this position.
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Beam believes a diverse and inclusive environment is key to building a great company and a great product. We are committed to creating an environment that is welcoming for people of all backgrounds, and encourage everyone to apply. Beam is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, national origin, protected veteran status, age, or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state, or local law.