Senior Engineering Manager at Lookout
Boston, MA, US
Lookout is a cybersecurity company that makes it possible for individuals and enterprises to be both mobile and secure. With 100 million mobile sensors fueling a dataset of virtually all the mobile code in the world, the Lookout Security Cloud can identify connections that would otherwise go unseen -- predicting and stopping mobile attacks before they do harm. The world’s leading mobile network operators, including AT&T, Deutsche Telekom, EE, KDDI, Orange, Sprint, T-Mobile and Telstra, have selected Lookout as its preferred mobile security solution. Lookout is also partnered with such enterprise leaders as AirWatch, Ingram Micro and MobileIron. Headquartered in San Francisco, Lookout has offices in Amsterdam, Boston, London, Sydney, Tokyo, Toronto and Washington, D.C.
Lookout is a modern startup for the modern world, run by apps! As part of Lookout's engineering team, you will have an opportunity to take on some of the most interesting challenges in one or more core areas of intellectual property and fundamental building blocks that form Lookout’s category-defining Personal and Enterprise products. In order to tackle these challenging problems, you must be open-minded to explore new areas as well as evolve key existing systems, such as high scale cloud systems, mobile platforms (iOS/Android) development, detection engines, analysis systems, cloud backend micro-services, front-end/UI, Data Engineering and CI/CD. If you enjoy building cutting edge products leveraging the latest technologies, tools and development methodologies, and want to make an immediate impact through your work, come check us out.
Work closely with product management to take an idea from concept to delivery using excellent software design, coding, & processes
Lead an excellent software engineering team comprised of highly motivated developers & engineering leads
Create a culture of technical discussion and curiosity, crisp project estimation and be able to arbitrate choices amongst very strong opinions
Build incredible product around the needs of the customer and solve thorny problems in simple ways
Be accountable to the executive team for the success of team reporting to you
Build a world-class team through hands-on recruiting of top-tier talent
Manage on-boarding, mentoring, and performance of your team
Work closely with peers in other departments and fellow engineering leadership to scale & evolve the engineering department as Lookout rapidly grows.
Experience leading teams in building enterprise SaaS products
Ability to manage external, customer commitments whilst managing an internal, iterative development process
Incredible leadership ability, demonstrated through previous experience developing, recruiting, and mentoring a top-notch technical engineering team
Extensive experience building & shipping software on time and with quality
Exceptional coding & design skills in one of the following: Java, Ruby or Scala
Knowledge of advanced software development principles and practices, software development lifecycle in an Agile environment
Excellent analytical ability
Quick study; able to adapt quickly to new technologies in a challenging and high-growth environment
Problem solver; able to make routine decisions as well as sound complex decisions in a fast-paced, technical environment
Capable of planning and executing on both short-term and long-term goals individually and with the team
Communication that breaks through barriers, engages people, and gets your ideas across quickly and efficiently
Solid intellectual curiosity and desire for excellence around leading teams, building products, and growing cool companies.
Nice to Have:
Amazon Web Services (AWS) experience
Experience in multiple programming languages (Ruby, Java, Scala) and frameworks
BS degree in Computer Science or Engineering discipline