Engineering Manager

ActionIQ - New York, NY

Full-timeEstimated: $120,000 - $170,000 a year
At ActionIQ, our engineers are responsible for building the only scalable CDP in the market. Specifically, they're responsible for:

An easy to use product that connects customer data, insights and experiences to allow for truly personalized marketing
A proprietary data storage and query layer that enables our platform to offer our clients immediate access to terabytes of their data in real-time,
The hosting of the ActionIQ platform and the underlying services for our clients.
(You can read more about CDPs here)

As we continue to grow, we are looking for an engineering manager to lead our Backend team which is responsible for “#2” - our proprietary data storage and query services. These services are the backbone of ActionIQ and offer long-term product and technical opportunities.

The expectations of the role are:
Lead the engineers in the Backend team so that they continue to build great solutions
Work across the ActionIQ organization to identify opportunities and, with our Product team, set the roadmap for the Backend team
Be accountable for the design and delivery of our platform
Map organizational and team goals with career development goals of engineers in the Backend team
Contribute to how we build excellent engineering teams within ActionIQ
This is a high impact engineering leadership role and is best suited to someone who is excited to work in a growing startup and wants the opportunity to lead our future success. You will be working closely with our engineers, Product team and customer success engineers.


Excellent problem analysis and solving skills
Engineering team leadership experience (>10 people)
Experience designing, testing and delivering distributed systems
Agile team project management experience (as a Scrum Master, Product Owner, or Team Lead)
Experience recruiting, coaching and retaining engineers

Familiarity working with/building data engineering and data science solutions (Spark, Hadoop etc)
Experience in a leadership role in an enterprise software company
Experience owning and evolving a complex technical platform over a multi-year span
Long-term team and portfolio management - roadmap planning and prioritization, managing technical debt, distributing work amongst engineers, and owning an agile development process

Work with a fun, inclusive, smart team of people as we build a NYC-based enterprise software company
Competitive compensation package, including significant equity component
Backed by top-tier VCs (Sequoia, Andreessen Horowitz, FirstMark Capital)
Top health insurance benefits.
Convenient working location with great subway access.