iOS Engineering Manager, UI Foundations

Remote, United States /
Streaming – Client UI Engineering /
/ Remote
At Netflix, we are passionate about delivering joy to hundreds of millions of Netflix members around the world, whether they’re traveling to a remote location or at home with family.  The iOS mobile application brings Netflix to our members, wherever they may be, and the iOS Client Foundations team is responsible for building the frameworks, core technologies, and underlying architecture of the Netflix iOS application. 

This team builds paved-path solutions that address the needs of iOS UI product engineers, including app architecture, data access (e.g. GraphQL), quality of experience (QoE), and client observability. This team also operates as a central hub for iOS at Netflix, bringing iOS engineers together across the engineering organization for conversations, learning and community.

We are looking for an experienced engineering manager to lead the iOS Client Foundations team and drive technology investments needed to scale the iOS product. With Netflix’s focus on international growth and new forms of entertainment such as games, there is a growing demand for mobile product innovations that increase value for our members worldwide. The work of the iOS Client Foundations team enables us to iterate quickly on product AB tests while having confidence in the quality of the product. In this role, you will collaborate with other senior, high-performing engineers and leaders to pursue challenging and novel opportunities.

The Role:

    • Lead a team of senior iOS engineers who value inclusion, transparency, autonomy, and humility.
    • Empower, challenge, and coach team members to grow their impact as individual technical leaders by providing them with context and continuous feedback.
    • Effectively identify, prioritize, and manage high-impact initiatives on the team’s technical roadmap.
    • Collaborate, build alignment, and develop strong relationships with engineering partners across client, server, and productivity teams.
    • Support and enable communication across the strong iOS engineering community at Netflix 
    • Strategically manage the engineering challenges and risks associated with shipping complex infrastructure solutions that impact the core product experience on a regular, rapid cadence.
    • Exemplify the Netflix culture by understanding, advocating, and demonstrating its values.

What sets you apart:

    • Experience building and leading high-performance mobile client engineering teams with high degrees of psychological safety.
    • Proactively gives and receives feedback; is not afraid to have difficult conversations.
    • Seeks different perspectives and relevant context to effectively navigate ambiguity.
    • Familiar with the needs of continuous integration, automation infrastructure, and developer ergonomics of a large and growing group of iOS engineers across multiple teams.
    • Ability to build and own a technical roadmap that serves product engineering teams, through collaboration with engineers and partners across multiple teams and organizations.
    • Human-centric leader who centers empathy and welcomes feedback.
    • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills; able to actively listen, adapt to different styles, establish best practices for a hybrid-remote work environment.
    • Fosters an inclusive team culture that enables team members of all backgrounds to succeed and thrive.

Why Netflix?

    • Collaborate every day with a team that values selflessness, inclusion, and integrity
    • Make your impact on a product loved by hundreds of millions around the world
    • Remote-friendly with a flexible work environment
    • Strong parental leave policy and family forming benefits
At Netflix, we carefully consider a wide range of compensation factors to determine your personaltop of market. We rely on market indicators to determine compensation and consider your specific job, skills, and experience to get it right. These considerations can cause your compensation to vary and will also be dependent on your location. 

The overall market range for roles in this area of Netflix is typically $180,000 - $900,000. 

This market range is based on total compensation (vs. only base salary), which is in line with our compensation philosophy. Netflix is a unique culture and environment. Learn more here.