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NW_Engineering Manager

Hollywood, CA - NTWRK Full-time
ABOUT NTWRK:

NTWRK is a new content, commerce and experience company for the pop-culture obsessed generation. Through a mobile-first video platform, NTWRK features original daily content hosted by celebrities, musicians, and notable pop-culture figures - all paired with shoppable exclusive products launched in partnership with premier brands. Together it is challenging the traditional definitions of retail and entertainment with a new category it refers to as “retailment.”

NTWRK is backed by the likes of Jimmy Iovine, LeBron James, and Arnold Schwarzenegger, and have featured collaborations with Odell Beckham Jr./Nike, DJ Khalid/Beats, Blake Griffin/Levi’s, Wu-Tang Clan/Clarks, and more.

NTWRK is a small team working together to deliver outsized impact. This is possible because its employees share an intrinsic motivation to redefine the mobile content and commerce experience. At the same time, it is a team of creatives who love storytelling. The team works hard, but it’s not about grinding out hours. It wants to curate beautiful content, ship exceptional product, and have a lot of fun in the process. As a key early member of the team, you will play a foundational role as NTWRK grows its culture and company.

THE OPPORTUNITY: ENGINEERING MANAGER

We’re looking for an Engineering Manager with experience in leading agile development teams. Your focus will be on inspiring and driving the efforts of the engineering team to deliver customer value in the quickest way possible while managing technical risk and quality. 
Specifically...
  • Build, mentor, and grow an incredible engineering team
  • Iterate on how we deliver customer value and continuously improve internal processes to drive excellence
  • Own your team’s delivery and work in partnership with the product owner(s) to lead your pod(s)
  • Run 1-on-1s, manage career growth, review performance, help under-performers and be your teams strongest advocate and supporter
  • Be a helpful and supportive presence on the team, contributing to code reviews, technical architecture discussions, taking on non-critical feature work and fixing bugs as time allows
  • Set clear expectations and create a positive work environment by leading by example.
  • Communicate effectively and coordinate across engineering and product leadership teams     
  • The Right Candidate: Qualifications, Experience, & Persona
  • EDUCATION: BS degree preferred
  • EXPERIENCE: 7+ years of experience in software engineering (ideally in Go and/or React, but not required) & 3+ years of software engineering management experience
  • Experience with large scale e-Commerce/Web Applications as well as iOS and Android applications
  • Familiar and comfortable with the technologies, the tradeoffs, and the design patterns emerging in web services
  • Self-starter, quick learner who’s resourceful and curious
  • Eager to grow with the team and take on more responsibilities throughout your career path at NTWRK
  • Great communicator

  • WHY NTWRK?

    Remote-first environment where everyone on the team has the option of remote work
    Competitive salary
    Competitive stock options
    Health care: we offer best in class health, dental, and vision insurance
     A brand new laptop and monitor of your choosing
    Paid time off and sick leave
    Modern office space in the heart of Hollywood, CA