Software Engineering Manager - Platform Team

US-Remote /
Engine /
Full-Time
This is a remote position, must be located in the contiguous United States

One of the world’s leading augmented reality (AR) companies, Illumix creates immersive mobile experiences in gaming and for corporate clients in the media, entertainment and retail sectors.

We are seeking an experienced Engineering Manager to work with a great team of engineers building the platform that powers our dynamic AR experiences. This platform made up of services and dashboards for user accounts, content management, analytics, over-the-air delivery, payment integration, and more. You will play an important role in bringing AR experiences to millions by planning and managing a variety of projects with your team. Along the way you’ll also have the opportunity to build some great technology to deliver these experiences. Come join us and help bring mass market AR to applications across industries!

RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Manage and mentor a team of software engineers
    • Run meetings for sprint planning, stand-ups, 1 on 1's, as needed
    • Drive technical planning for the Illumix Platform, and contribute to short and long term technical planning for cross team projects
    • Partner with the technical lead to make technology and architecture decisions
    • Work with other managers to iterate on remote-first development processes tailored to the team
    • Help design and implement features for our cloud-based platform services & dashboards used to organize and deliver content and configuration for web and mobile based AR experiences
    • Review feature implementations to maintain a high level of quality

REQUIREMENTS

    • Previous engineering management experience
    • Team player — enthusiasm for collaborating with other managers, engineers, and disciplines
    • Google Cloud, AWS or Azure experience
    • Experience building, maintaining and scaling high-traffic services/microservices
    • Experience building and maintaining responsive web applications using modern technologies (React preferred)
    • Proficiency in languages such as Typescript/Javascript, Python, Java or Go
    • Ability to be effective while navigating ambiguity

PLUSES

    • A degree in computer science, or a related field
    • Experience growing an engineering team
    • Advanced knowledge of web frontend frameworks
    • Experience building production level services in Google Cloud
    • Experience with Node.js and Typescript

PERKS & BENEFITS

    • Unlimited PTO & Nine Paid Company Holidays
    • Full Coverage Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance (99% for Employees, 25% for Dependents)
    • Self Contributing 401K
    • Monthly Stipend to cover Work From Home costs
We are building a diverse, empowered, and passionate team to redefine the standard for mixed reality today.

Illumix is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, national origin, age, disability, medical condition, religion, marital status or veteran status, or any other basis protected by law.