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Data Engineering
United States
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Engineering Manager

Marqeta powers innovative payment solutions for many of the apps and services you enjoy daily. Our open API provides unprecedented flexibility and control for industry-leading companies such as Uber, Coinbase, J.P.Morgan, and Block, to manage payment operations in real-time. 

Our team is a mix of industry experts and technology innovators who take a dynamic approach to solving challenging problems. Marqeta was named a 2022 Glassdoor Best Place to Work, highlighting our company culture and collaborative work environment. We are building a global team as diverse as the markets we serve and we’d love it if you joined us on our mission to change the way money moves. 

We’re a remote-first company. You have the choice to work from wherever you’re happiest and most productive, whether that’s from home, a co-working space, or one of our four global offices, depending on your location. It’s uncommon for candidates to match all job requirements, but if you’re not far off, we want to hear from you.

Position Summary

As an Engineering Manager with the Disputes Team, you’ll manage a team of engineers building a unified, frictionless and automated Disputes & Chargeback product that integrates multiple networks and unique lifecycles.. You’ll be responsible for day to day execution and delivery of your team and will work with cross-functional partners to build a roadmap, set sprint priorities, and deliver software that is highly available, efficient, and secure. You’ll be intimately familiar with the product, and the underlying code and architecture. You will empower your team to drive technical decisions, while actively participating and driving those discussions.

By being accountable for your team's output, you’ll collect and refine metrics around product delivery and move the team in the right direction. You’ll encourage a culture where everyone's perspective is valued and you can productively manage conflicts when they arise.

You’ll champion engineering excellence and hold a high bar while recruiting and promoting top talent within your team. 

Learn more about our Product and Engineering team.

Learn more about our Disputes Team.

What You’ll Do

  • Manage a team of engineers across multiple projects within a product group
  • Establish and promote best practices across cross-functional teams
  • Hold regular one-on-ones, career growth conversations and reviews. / Initiate conversations around goal setting and give regular feedback and coaching
  • Collaborate effectively with Product to influence the roadmap, prioritize projects and implement KPIs.
  • Own your team's goals and objectives, and work cross functionally to enable your team to execute on large scope projects.
  • Partner with product and engineering leadership to develop execution timelines for your team’s projects.
  • Help establish a culture of  delivering quality software and services 
  • Lead large, complex projects; facilitate working sessions to understand and refine scope with stakeholders and deliver execution plans and timelines
  • Represent your team at different levels of the organization, and partner with leadership to bring visibility into the inner workings of your team. 
  • Partner with our recruiting teams to identify and hire the right talent for your team - interview and sell candidates, build a network, assist in headcount planning, etc!

What We’re Looking For

  • 8+ years of relevant engineering experience with a Bachelor’s degree; or 6 years of experience with an advanced degree.  In lieu of a degree, 11+ years of relevant experience may suffice.
  • 3+ years of people management experience. 
  • Demonstrated ability to manage performance of ICs to maintain high productivity and morale.
  • Exceptional engineering skills and experience with large scale online and offline services.
  • Ability to advocate for your team. Provide support and remove obstacles to keep your team focused and productive.
  • Experience recruiting, maintaining, and promoting a world-class and diverse engineering team.
  • Outstanding communication skills; You thrive on continuous and bidirectional feedback.
  • Experience building monitoring, alerting, and incident management tools, dashboards and processes.Have experience managing teams developing and scaling microservices using modern cloud technologies like AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud. Experience with AWS preferred.
  • Exposure to our modern Java backend stack using Spring Boot or a similar framework, Kubernetes on AWS 
  • Experience developing execution plans and tracking milestones.
  • Experience with agile software development.
  • Practiced expertise using Scrum to drive high team velocity and satisfaction

Benefits and Perks

  • Flexible time off – take what you need
  • Retirement savings program with company contribution
  • Employee insurance premiums paid 100% + coverage for dependents and pets
  • Family forming benefits including fertility support and up to 20 weeks Parental Leave
  • Free therapy sessions, financial coaching, and a Wellness stipend
  • Monthly stipend to support our hybrid work model 
  • Equity in a publicly-traded company
  • Bi-annual “Hack Week” to support and reward innovation

Learn more about Marqeta on our Website, Twitter and LinkedIn.

As part of our dedication to the diversity of our workforce, Marqeta is committed to a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and will not discriminate against an applicant on any legally-recognized protected basis under federal, state or local laws, regulations or ordinances.

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