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Customer-facing Technical Engineering Manager (Fully Remote)

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Front-end, Full Stack

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  • Salary:

    Benefits, Bonus, Equity

  • Contact:

    Lewis Adams-Dunstan

  • Email:


  • Job ref:

    JN -082020-86853_1597422475

  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Customer focussed Engineering Manager needed to lead successful SaaS JS/web teams- Fully Remote position

Darwin Recruitment is supporting a global, FULLY REMOTE SaaS start-up that's focused on converting web-based data into structured, high-quality machine-readable data at scale on their search to find an Engineering Manager.

This is a company that's processing billions of transactions every month! Reporting directly to the VP Product & Delivery, the Engineering Manager owns the technical delivery of website extractors to end customers. As a technical manager, you will be responsible for coordinating and facilitating the development work of external partners and quality assuring their output in line with project milestones.

They are looking for a talented individual who has an obsessive attention to detail and an appetite for ownership who will train, guide and manage external teams of JavaScript developers to deliver solutions to meet their customers' needs. This is a hands-on technical role with a component of coding in it. The Engineering Manager sets the quality standard for the team in terms of code quality, performance and efficiency.

As a management and leadership role, it also requires many soft-skills around clear customer communications, project management, negotiations with our external partners' providers (the JS developers), dealing with sensitive client issues and the inevitable bumps in the road that large-scale delivery entails. It is a complex role requiring strong communication, attention to detail and grasp of fine technical details.

The background of the Engineer Manager reflects this wide set of responsibilities:

  • Previous JavaScript development experience
  • Strong data analysis and SQL skills
  • Confident and clear communicator
  • Client and relationship management
  • Team leadership and project management

You'd be joining a well-oiled and highly collaborative team has created an inclusive work environment where the individuals are strong on aptitude and attitude. This mindset will give each member of the team an opportunity to grow their professional careers through working with some of the most advanced technology and talented developers in the business.

They also offer competitive compensation, generous benefits, Equity and a highly professional no BS atmosphere.