UI Engineering Manager
Engineering | Sofia, Bulgaria | Full Time
Taulia is a fintech provider of working capital management solutions headquartered in San Francisco, California. Taulia helps companies access value tied up in their payables, receivables and inventory. A network of more than 2 million businesses uses Taulia’s platform to determine when they want to pay and be paid. Taulia processes more than $500 billion each year and is trusted by the world’s largest companies including Airbus, AstraZeneca, Nissan and Vodafone. For more information, please visit www.taulia.com.
About the Sofia Office:
Largest Taulia office with more than 80 employees from all departments.
Six Engineering Teams.
Convenient location, catered lunches, exciting list of perks.
Educational budget (covers books, courses, conferences and more).
We value a safe environment. No bossing around or micro-management.
Flexible home office policies.
About the Job:
We are looking for an Engineering Manager to lead a front-end development team. In this role, you will use your knowledge and experience to lead a team of engineers to success.
Taulia is looking for an engineering manager who can:
Lead by example and inspire people to do their best. Improve productivity and protect it.
Keep things realistic. Solve challenging problems and – more importantly – help avoid them.
Intellectually curious ask questions and connects things meaningfully.
Write elegant, maintainable, reusable code in React, and Groovy/Java using our tools Gradle, Spring, Jersey and more...
Ensure the efficacy and productivity of the team by removing blockers and impediments that may be preventing engineers from contributing.
Ensure the well-being and collaborative spirit of the team by fostering a supportive culture where engineers can succeed.
Work closely with Product Managers to schedule and oversee story grooming sessions that translate business requirements into technical requirements.
Oversee the hiring of new engineers.
Mentor and teach engineers the best practices to succeed and grow in their careers.
Monitor the health of applications in production environments, and be prepared to respond to incidents whenever necessary.
Ensure a high rate of automated test coverage and implement whatever additional testing measures are necessary to provide confidence in the quality of the team’s code.
Plan and run team meetings, standups and oversee the progress of deliverables.
Help plan the technical details around high-level business initiatives and features.
Provide code reviews.
And finally, pull stories from the backlog and code!
5+ years working in front-end or full stack software development, and experience with:
Functional tests frameworks such as Cypress and/or Selenium.
CI, development and monitoring tools such as Jenkins, New Relic, Graylog, etc.
Nice to Have:
Experience with ….
React & React functional components and hooks.
Developing microservice or SOA API applications with a server language such as Java, NodeJS, PHP, etc.
Java and/or Groovy.
Jersey & Spring.
Working in legacy web frameworks, such as jQuery and server pages (JSP, ASP, PHP, etc).
Posting funny gifs, pop culture references, playing board games, ping pong, and office Olympics.
About Taulia Culture:
Taulia is a fun, vibrant and inclusive place to work, with endless opportunities to rise to challenges and advance in your career. Engineering is core to our mission and we encourage professionalism and hard work while maintaining a flexible and healthy work/life balance. In addition to shipping code, you will be part of a close knit community with opportunities to participate in activities outside of work hours, such as meetups and conferences.
Taulia is an Equal Opportunity Employer --Minority / Women / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation / Age.
If you don't think you meet all of the criteria above but still are interested in the job, please apply. Nobody checks every box, and we're looking for someone excited to join the team.