Ref#: R0009886

Additional Posting Location(s): Remote - US, San Francisco, Seattle

Our mission.

As the world’s number 1 job site, our mission is to help people get jobs. We need talented, passionate people working together to make this happen. We are looking to grow our teams with people who share our energy and enthusiasm for creating the best experience for job seekers.

The team.

We are a rapidly growing and highly capable engineering team building the most popular job site on the planet. Every month, over 200 million people count on us to help them find jobs, publish their resumes, process their job applications, and connect them to qualified candidates for their job openings. With engineering hubs in Seattle, San Francisco, Austin, Tokyo and Hyderabad, we are improving people's lives all around the world, one job at a time.

Your job.

Engineering Manager - Open Source Software


We are seeking a Software Engineering Manager to join our growing Open Source Program at Indeed. In this role, you will provide hands-on leadership for a full-stack development team building and enhancing our open source software projects, such as Proctor and Imhotep. You will ensure that these projects provide growing value in the open source community, while also helping to spread open source principles throughout Indeed’s engineering organization.

You're someone who wants to see the impact of your work making a difference every day. You understand how to use data to make decisions. You are someone who finds passion in the craft, someone constantly seeking improvement and a better way to solve tough problems. You have a passion for producing the highest quality code as well as leading others to do the same. You already understand why we are contributing to the open source community, and you’re excited to help others understand too.

You understand that the best managers serve their teams, removing roadblocks and giving individual contributors autonomy and ownership. You are someone with high standards who will push us to be better, and who will take pride in Indeed like we do. You have delivered challenging technical solutions at scale. You have led fully distributed engineering teams and earned the respect of talented software developers. You are equally happy talking algorithms and data structures as you are brainstorming about agile development process and technology career development. You want to be in the mix technically while providing leadership to your teams.

About you.


  • BS in Computer Science or related area, or relevant work experience

  • 2+ years prior success as an Engineering Manager (3+ direct reports) working on challenging problems

  • Experience growing and developing distributed engineering teams

  • An understanding of what it means to be a meaningful contributor to the open source community

  • 5+ years experience with at least one of the following languages: Java, C++, Python, C#

  • Solid knowledge of data structures and algorithms and excellent programming skillset

  • Strong ability to coach developers, helping them improve their skills and grow their careers

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