Engineering Manager

Job description

We’re looking for an amazing engineering leader to join one of our development teams (4-6 engineers) as an Engineering Manager!

The team:

At Usabilla/SurveyMonkey, we believe digital interactions should be effortless. That’s why we’ve developed a product suite that helps our clients to test, measure, and improve the user experience by gathering the best, most detailed user feedback possible. To help the owners of these applications/websites/digital solutions make sense of the data, we analyze, aggregate and benchmark the feedback automatically. Finally, we build solutions and integrations to make sure that every important piece of insight or individual feedback can be acted upon to measurably improve their end-users’ experience. This role is the manager of the team that helps our customers take actions. We have huge challenges, but also huge opportunities and awesome SurveyMonkey teams around the world to learn from and leverage. As the manager, you would be guiding the team to success!

Why we need you:

  • One of our high performing engineering teams has a job to do - you will ensure that they succeed doing it!
  • Be an example as a contributing engineer. Spend the majority of your time being a technical leader, designing systems, writing code, reviewing code, investigating or debugging issues, and helping others do the same.
  • Drive projects and features across the team to succeed. The team needs leadership to do this, for example: understand expectations and share them with the team, unblock the team and individuals, seek creative solutions to challenges, and make sure that all the pieces come together to complete the big-picture goal.
  • Help the team become the best engineering team it can be, for example: match people to roles and challenges on the team, triage and prioritize work, hold the team and it’s individual engineers accountable, help the engineers grow by partnering in their careers, and work closely with other engineering leaders and the team’s Product Owner.

We value creating a diverse and inclusive work environment and are actively working on building a culture where under-indexed groups are truly welcomed and can flourish. As a leader on our team, we expect that you will contribute actively to this aspect of our culture.


Your Skills:

  • BA/BS/MS degree in Computer Science, related degree or equivalent practical experience
  • 3 years of technical leadership and people management experience
  • 5 years of relevant technical experience, with hands-on programming experience in some of the following: Java, PHP, Kafka, Docker, PostgreSQL, React and/or javascript
  • Excellent English communication skills, both written and verbal

About Usabilla

We’re a fast-growing and ambitious company specializing in user feedback across all digital touchpoints. Continuously striving for accessible products while ensuring we celebrate every victory, we’ve established a receptive, spirited, and dynamic work environment.

But whatever your department and whether it’s New York, Berlin, London, Sydney or our HQ in Amsterdam, joining Usabilla means joining an international team of over 100 colleagues with a shared vision for big ideas, diverse thinking, and a super.

What we can offer you:

  • A competitive compensation
  • An awesome team, a great SaaS service and the dedicated mentorship to grow your career to the next level
  • Great office space in the city centre of Amsterdam
  • Daily office lunch provided by our very own chef
  • Generous education budget for conferences and learning
  • The option of a 32-hour week
  • An environment of constant reflection and improvement

What's next?

So, we’ve kept you hooked until this point and life as a Usabilla Engineering Manager seems ideal for your next adventure? Perfect - we’d love to hear from you! Send over your resume and cover letter.

Any questions? Don’t hesitate to give us a call at +31 20 772 78 35