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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 organization building the most popular job site on the planet. Every month, over 250 million people count on Indeed to help them find jobs, publish their resumes, process their job applications, and connect employers to qualified candidates for their job openings. With engineering hubs in Seattle, San Francisco, Austin, Tokyo, Singapore, Hyderabad and Vancouver, we are improving people's lives all around the world, one job search at a time.

The base salary range below represents the low and high end of the Indeed salary range for this position. Actual salaries will vary and may be above or below the range based on various factors including but not limited to location, experience, and performance. The range listed is just one component of Indeed's total compensation package for employees. Other rewards may include quarterly bonuses, Long Term Incentives, an open Paid Time Off policy, and many region-specific benefits. 

Austin Area Base Salary Range: 138,000-174,000 USD per year

Your job.

As the Engineering Manager of Indeed Questions, you will be at the forefront of changing the way Indeed matches job seekers and jobs. Our re-envisioned product enables employers to screen applications to easily identify the most qualified candidates and allows candidates to specify and showcase their skills. We are collecting structured data about jobs and candidates that will feed into ranking, recommendation, and matching algorithms throughout the ecosystem.  In this role, you'll help shape the future of the product and technology, be expected to set ambitious goals for your team, execute, and create a huge impact.

About you.

As an Engineering Manager, you:

  • Want to see the impact of your work making a difference every day, for your team, and especially for your end users.

  • Are passionate about solving interesting and complex problems through ideation and using data (the right data) to make informed decisions.

  • Are collaborative and a phenomenal communicator when working with cross-functional teams. 

  • Someone who is interested in finding nuggets of information in trends and behavior analysis.

  • Want to be an integral part of an organization that values innovation, diversity and impact (we also know how to have a good time too! #insideindeed). 

At Indeed, our Engineering Managers understand that the best managers serve their teams, removing roadblocks and giving individual contributors autonomy and ownership. We take pride in what we do - delivering challenging technical solutions at scale - to better serve our mission of helping people find jobs.


  • Experience managing a high-performing engineering team including the ability to coach developers, helping them improve their skills and grow their careers

  • Significant prior success as a Software Engineer working on challenging problems

  • Experience with service-oriented architectures, APIs and A/B testing

  • An understanding of the value derived from shipping code rapidly to production and learning/iterating on the results.

  • Experience developing web applications with a modern Javascript framework; React is a plus

  • Experience with full-stack application development is a plus

  • BS or MS in Computer Science (or equivalent experience)

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EEO and Accommodations 
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