Senior Engineering Manager - Growth Engineering



Software Engineering, Other Engineering, Sales & Business Development
Sydney, Australia
Posted on Tuesday, May 23, 2023
Working at Atlassian
Atlassian can hire people in any country where we have a legal entity. Assuming you have eligible working rights and a sufficient time zone overlap with your team, you can choose to work remotely or from an office (unless it’s necessary for your role to be performed in the office). Interviews and onboarding are conducted virtually, a part of being a distributed-first company.
To help our teams work together effectively, this role is fully remote, but requires you to be located in ANZ time zone.
You'll be part of the Purchases Team in Growth Engineering who are driving improvements to help our customers discover the best licence tiers for their teams through rapid experimentation across our products.
In the Growth Engineering team you will partner with teams made up of different crafts making decisions using complex data across Atlassian and help your team deliver unique features.
As a Senior Engineering Manager, you'll be a technical leader and people manager, responsible for guiding the team to technical decisions for production services, helping prioritise and organise the team's work, and providing career growth and mentorship opportunities to your team.
You will manage a group of managers and principal engineers, and work closely with your design and product management counterparts to build user journeys that unleash the potential of our future customers.

What you'll do:

  • Inspire innovation and operational excellence
  • Own the delivery of critical projects in a microservices environment
  • Be the engineering voice in our quarterly planning process
  • Build an open, trusting, operationally mature culture
  • Participate in hiring planning and other budgeting exercises
  • Collaborate in technical/architectural discussions, provide direction, and drive decision-making

Your background:

  • 5+ years of experience managing software engineers
  • 2+ years of experience managing other managers
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree with a preference for Computer Science degree
  • Demonstrated experience partnering with product managers and designers to create the course of a product
  • Demonstrated experience implementing dev-ops best practices
  • Familiarity working with publicly facing high traffic e-commerce websites
  • Excited to foster a culture of continuous improvement
Our perks & benefits
To support you at work and play, our perks and benefits include ample time off, an annual education budget, paid volunteer days, and so much more.
About Atlassian
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