Engineering Manager, Jira Align at Atlassian (Austin, TX or Remote)
If you are passionate about software and finding solutions to problems through agility, we want to talk with you! You will be a be a key contributor to the Jira Align Development Team, which strives to simplify software at scale by bringing business and software development organizations together in one intuitive platform.
In this role, you will be an Engineering Manager working with the Jira Align team on the core components of the SaaS solution. You will work in close participation with Agile teams that include a triad of engineering, design, and product management. Leveraging your front-end, back-end and SaaS knowledge, you will be responsible for helping to build and maintain effective teams, and empowering them to achieve their goals. You will provide and use inspiration and creativity to help the team solve difficult challenges. With your software engineering skills and experience, you will help design, build and run the engineering initiatives, solution integrations, and core components.
As an Engineering Manager on the Jira Align team, you will also be responsible for the management of individuals reporting to you. This includes, coaching, mentoring, removing blocking issues and supporting them in their professional development to help unlock their full potential and grow.
On your first day, we'll expect you to have:
- Industry experience leading a team of Engineers
- 5+ years of prior industry experience as a back-end or full stack engineer
- Experience building distributed systems for a SaaS product
- Experience with remote and distributed teams
- Experience with software development methodologies including Agile, Scrum
- Strong interpersonal and communication skills
- Time management skills and ability to balance multiple initiatives
- Passion for mentoring engineers and helping others achieve their career goals
- Fluency in the Java tech stack / languages (Kotlin, servlets, etc.) and/or Microsoft tech stack / languages (C#, scripting languages, etc.) with the ability to review code & provide feedback, etc.
- CI / CD experience
- Experience working with Amazon Web Services (EC2, SQS, S3, etc.)
- REST API experience
It's great, but not required, if you have:
- Microservice experience
- GraphQL experience
- Postgres experience
- Automated deployment and release management tools (ex. Octopus, Jenkins)
More about our team
You'll be joining a team that is passionate about building great software and quickly iterating on ideas and work to provide customers with continuously improving experience. We challenge each other constantly to improve, always asking difficult questions and pushing personal and professional growth. This team is focused on building features for enterprise-scale customers with improved performance, scalability and security in mind. Our team has a direct impact on the growth of Atlassian.
More about our benefits
Whether you work in an office or a distributed team, Atlassian is highly collaborative and yes, fun! To support you at work (and play) we offer some fantastic perks: ample time off to relax and recharge, flexible working options, five paid volunteer days a year for your favourite cause, an annual allowance to support your learning & growth, unique ShipIt days, a company paid trip after five years and lots more.
More about Atlassian
Creating software that empowers everyone from small startups to the who's who of tech is why we're here. We build tools like Jira, Confluence, Bitbucket, and Trello to help teams across the world become more nimble, creative, and aligned-collaboration is the heart of every product we dream of at Atlassian. From Amsterdam and Austin, to Sydney and San Francisco, we're looking for people who want to write the future and who believe that we can accomplish so much more together than apart. At Atlassian, we're committed to an environment where everyone has the autonomy and freedom to thrive, as well as the support of like-minded colleagues who are motivated by a common goal to: Unleash the potential of every team .
We believe that the unique contributions of all Atlassians is the driver of our success. To make sure that our products and culture continue to incorporate everyone's perspectives and experience we never discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, or marital, veteran, or disability status.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
If your experience looks a little different from what we've identified and you think you can rock the role, we'd love to learn more about you.
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