We are looking for an engineering manager to lead and grow our API engineering team. While gaining exposure to exceptional software design, you’ll oversee the building and scaling of one of the most innovative API travel products and help us grow the platform to international scale.
You’ll be responsible for establishing clear plans, goals and metrics for our high performing, outcome-oriented team to ensure the technical availability and performance of the platform and will develop processes to improve our new features delivery time and quality.
You’ll provide direction and inspiration to our Python developers, while enabling career progression and an rewarding work environment.
Together with our founders and the product, frontend and DevOps teams you build our core product – the world’s most advanced travel API.
Grow and lead a team of 7-10 exceptional Python and Golang engineers.
Demonstrate your leadership skills through motivation, inspiration and trust.
Enable our strong growth by attracting & recruiting top notch talent.
Together with our DevOps lead, ensure and measure the availability and performance of the APIs of our high-performance microservices.
Continuously improve our product development cycle focusing on velocity, reliability, quality, scalability and reliability.
Strongly shape and implement the engineering strategy and vision of our platform, scout and implement new technology trends.
You are the role model and live our company values like agility, enthusiasm for technological perfection, clarity in communication and in the way we build solutions as well as empowerment and ownership.
You have experience in building, growing and leading agile engineering team.
You have already proven your mastery of software development and operations in the SaaS world
You have experience in dealing with relevant concepts like DevOps and Scrum
You have been responsible for a team of more than 4 people; optimising team performance, KPI’s and metrics in agile, product-focused environments.
You showed hands-on management and technical decision-making skills.
You put strong emphasis on accountability, performance & team spirit.
You are comfortable working in a fast-paced and product-focused startup.
You speak and write fluent English.
4+ years Python development experience with building scalable and resilient architectures.
Designing and operating processes like architecture management, incident management, etc.
Familiar with approaches like continuous deployment, infrastructure-as-code and containerisation.
German is not required, but a plus.
What to expect
A top international team with a multiple award-winning product.
An environment for your growth: open doors, flat hierarchies and full transparency.
Flexible working hours and a top-equipped workplace in the middle of Munich.
Clear development paths for your career.
Regular joint lunches and team events.
Greatly discounted travel conditions and other travel-related benefits.
About Laya Technologies
Join our mission, to free travellers from wasting time & money on travel planning ever again.