Engineering Manager Jobs in Johnston, IA at Granular
Title: Engineering Manager
Location: Johnston, IA
Salary: $150K – $200K*
Category: Information Technology
More than seven billion people depend on farms for healthy and affordable food. By 2050, the global population will surpass nine billion and farmers will need new ways to deliver on this surging demand. They’ll be seeking options that both sustain the environment and help them to be economically viable, and are increasingly turning to the world’s leading Farmer Management Software (FMS), Granular.
As an organization, we are committed to delivering the most innovative and industry leading digital products that our customers will love.
At Granular, you’ll have the opportunity to work with a top-tier leadership team with proven entrepreneurial expertise on a mission to revolutionize the $3 trillion agriculture industry. We’re growing quickly, and expanding our team in [where]. We’re looking for self-motivated, intellectual, and versatile individuals to join our team to improve the lives of our farmers.
What You’ll Get To Do:
As an Engineering Manager, you will use your expertise with modern web technologies to own, architect, build, and deliver the core frameworks and building blocks of Granular’s web applications
Lead technical strategy, planning, and implementation with insightful, forward-looking approaches that go beyond the immediate to solve large, open-ended problems
Partner with Product to set priorities, objectives, and clarify direction
Mentor and inspire a diverse team of engineers with a high degree of empathy and emotional intelligence
Manage and develop the team through hiring, retaining, mentoring, and continually building the team’s capabilities
Develop and nurture relationships with Product, QA, Delivery, Design, & GTM to develop best-in-class experience for our users
Improve all aspects of the product – both technical and processes – and deliver outstanding results for our customers
Work cross-functionally and manage dependencies across Granular to support front-end products
Our Ideal Candidate:
5+ years of experience developing modern web applications, with 3+ years of experience with modern JS frameworks
1+ year of experience in a technical lead or engineering management role building performant, reliable, production applications
Is passionate about web technologies and delivering both a world-class customer and developer experience
Demonstrates servant leadership and passion for leading and mentoring the team
Has experience working with and ideally leading projects within a distributed team
Has excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with a proven ability to build strong, productive relationships.
Can effectively present to large groups and has experience building a vibrant developer community
Has worked in an agile environment and is comfortable using project management tools like JIRA, Asana, Rally, etc.
Has a BA/BS degree or equivalent experience
Perks and Benefits:
Upward mobility. We are growing and need talent who can take on increasingly challenging and rewarding roles
401k Matching Program
Employer sponsored Medical, Dental, and Vision
Vision, Dental and Dependent Care FSA
Family, Maternity and Paternity Leave
Learning and Development Programs
Remote-friendly environment & open floor plan, dog-friendly office.
Valid through: 6/2/2020