Software Engineering Manager

| Austin
RigUp is a 5-year-old Austin proud Series-C Rocket Ship that the Morning Brew called one of the Top 50 Unicorns to watch in 2019. Our specialized marketplace for Energy employers, workers, goods and services is an industry first and we have no direct competitors. With only 5% of the addressable global market on our platform we'll do $500M+ in transactions this year alone and are on track for a $1B valuation.
Continuing the trend, Q1 was pretty kind to us. We hired 20+ of the top full-stack engineers in Austin (doubling Engineering’s size) and now we're looking for 2 seasoned front-line Leaders who can nurture the talents of 6 to 12 direct-reports and craft them into the best teams possible.
We're Empowering the People who Power Your World and we hope you join us :)

As a Front-Line Manager your responsibilities include

  • Provide career growth, guidance, mentor-ship and management to 6-12 direct reports
  • Ensure that your teams have everything necessary to smoothly plan, design, develop, test, debug, and deploy highly-available Marketplace applications on time and within budget
  • Facilitate and participate in code reviews, progress meetings and other engineering benchmarks
  • Code daily in an amount that is established by, and comfortable for, your needs
  • Work with the business to break down complex requirements into independent coding tasks and strategies
  • Positively impact your team’s work by communicating regularly across the org with designers, peers, product managers and other departments
  • Foster rapid ideation and prototyping with a continuous improvement mind-set
  • Hone your team’s skills further through various continuous learning opportunities

Front-Line Leaders must have

  • 8+ years of full-stack or front-end development
  • 1-2 years in a team leadership capacity
  • Lead/managed teams of 5-15 direct reports
  • Solid hands-on experience with ES6+ compliant Javascript
  • Well rounded knowledge of back-end requirements and modern infra
  • High emotional intelligence
  • Servant-Leader mentality

And desired skills / experience include

  • Fast-paced Small to mid-sized company experience
  • Ecommerce, marketplace or “ABC as a Service” experience
  • Experience with React and/or Angular JS frameworks
  • Experience with Ruby on Rails

Our Current Stack is

  • React (migrating from AngularJS) and React Native for our web and mobile platforms
  • Ruby on Rails, PostgreSQL and ElasticSearch on our backend

We offer

  • Unlimited PTO (that you can actually use)
  • 2 Compensation Reviews per year in June and December
  • 401k Program with 4% match 
  • Fully paid health insurance 
  • Daily catered meals 
  • Competitive commuter benefits
  • Work from home flexibility
  • Open office space in the heart of downtown Austin 
  • Career development opportunities + partial reimbursement for ongoing education 
  • $2,000 vacation stipend on your 3 year anniversary 

RigUp is a technology company that's building a platform to better support the energy workforce. Through the industry’s largest marketplace, we’re improving the lives of contractors and helping service providers and operators find the people who will get the job done. Headquartered in Austin, TX, and backed by Founder’s Fund, Quantum Energy Partners, and Silicon Valley Bank, we’ve raised $123.8 Million in funding to support our mission to change the way work is done in the oilfield.
Our goal is to make RigUp an environment where any and all people feel welcome, respected, and free to be their authentic selves. We welcome applicants of all gender identities, sexual orientation, educational background, religion, ethnicities, veteran status, and citizenships. We’d love to learn what you can add to our team!

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Location

RigUp is located in downtown Austin right next to Lady Bird Lake. We're close to a ton of restaurants, coffee shops, bars, and trails along the water!

What are RigUp Perks + Benefits

RigUp Benefits Overview

Competitive salary
Full health, dental, and vision coverage
Unlimited vacation
401(k) with 4% match
$2,000 annual vacation stipend starting on your 3rd anniversary
Regular off-site activities such as happy hours, team building events, intramural sports leagues, etc.
Catered breakfast, daily lunch stipend, and a fully stocked kitchen
75% tuition reimbursement on continuing education
Office in the heart of downtown Austin
Flexibility to work from home
Onsite gym

Culture
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Open door policy
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Performance Bonus
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Parking
We offer employees Paid on-site garage parking.
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Tuition Reimbursement
Diversity Program
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