The Engineering Manager at Zapr is a critical leadership position which involves a combination of thought leadership, acute execution capabilities and deep technology understanding.
This role requires very close collaboration with product management team, business teams, designers and other engineering teams to
ensure smooth delivery and execution. The person would be heading the Data Products Engineering Team, which is responsible for managing all systems generating media exposure data and the products built on top of it.
Handling and managing a team of software engineers and technical leads from various disciplines such as front-end, back-
end, platform and data engineering.
Working with Technical Architects to brainstorm and validate a solution or a proposal.
Very strong technical guidance and direction to rest of the engineering teams.
Work with product management team to transform a product plan to engineering plan.
Effort estimation and ensuring that execution is in accordance with plan.
Creating relevant engineering practices and policies, to improve productivity, efficiency and build predictability in a very dynamic environment.
Creation of charter for career growth for all direct reports in the team, and map it to SMART goals.
Evangelising good engineering practices and creating structure to make sure they are being followed across the team.
Identifying and executing tech debt, wherever necessary.
Represent ZAPR tech in various meetups, tech talks, conferences etc.
Abilities to execute multiple projects within the team while maintaining the quality standards.