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Sr. Engineering Manager, Developer Platform

Slack Platform’s mission is to make interactions between people and software delightful. We make it easier for you to integrate the software you use every day, streamline internal workflows, and discover and integrate new software solutions. With over 8.8 million app installations and 200,000 weekly active developers building on the platform, we are building the largest wall-to-wall platform for business software discovery and distribution.

 

The Experience team is charged with building out user-facing capabilities that enable developers to build pleasant and easy to use apps. Our team is composed of frontend, backend, and mobile engineers and we work in closely with product, design, and other cross-functional partners to prototype new ideas and bring them to market. We’re looking for an Engineering Manager who is passionate about building a team to deliver value for our users and also empowering the team to do the best work of their lives.

 

Some projects this team has worked on:

 

Requirements

  • You have several years of serving in an engineering management or technical leadership role.
  • You are comfortable leading a team composed of different engineering disciplines: frontend, backend, and mobile engineering.
  • You’re excited to explain complex technical concepts and share your knowledge with diverse audiences both internally and externally.
  • You can contemplate several, and often conflicting, constraints and make rapid decisions.
  • You can anticipate future technical needs for the product and craft plans to realize them.
  • You excel at building roadmaps and can develop a long-term team vision in partnership with other engineering teams on Slack Platform. You can then be accountable for driving project execution.
  • You love helping engineers develop new skills and advance in their careers. You don’t shy away from performance conversations and you recognize the relationship between objective feedback and career growth.
  • Have a bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field, or equivalent training, fellowship, or work experience.

 

Slack is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participant in the U.S. Federal E-Verify program. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Slack will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.


 


Slack is a layer of the business technology stack that brings together people, data, and applications – a single place where people can effectively work together, find important information, and access hundreds of thousands of critical applications and services to do their best work. From global Fortune 100 companies to corner markets, businesses and teams of all kinds use Slack to bring the right people together with all the right information. Slack is headquartered in San Francisco, CA and has ten offices around the world. For more information on how Slack makes teams better connected, visit slack.com.

Ensuring a diverse and inclusive workplace where we learn from each other is core to Slack’s values. We welcome people of different backgrounds, experiences, abilities and perspectives. We are an equal opportunity employer and a pleasant and supportive place to work.

Come do the best work of your life here at Slack.