Sr. Engineering Manager

Posted Nov 8

Interakt is one of Haptik’s fastest growing and new product-line. You will be leading the engineering efforts for that product end-to-end. You will be managing and leading a group of talented developers and QA engineers. You will also be working with PMs in delivering features of the highest quality to our varied set of clients and creating engaging product experiences in a fast paced environment. While you know how to work hard, you also know how to have fun at work and make friends with your colleagues.

Ok, you're sold, but what are we looking for in the perfect candidate?


Review architecture and provide technical guidance for engineers and help with estimations.

Drive strict adherence to industry-standard development practices related to code quality, testing, infrastructure management and build processes.

Continuously identify tools and process improvements needed to help the team function better

Use your experience of agile development practices and work closely with PMs in running a self-managed agile team. Coach and mentor all team members wherever necessary.

Support PMs in sprint planning and resource management while planning client commitments

Communicate with both client and internal stakeholders to unblock development where needed

Mentor, motivate and inspire your team by providing regular feedback and working closely with them to align their personal goals with that of the entire team.

Readiness to get hands-on with helping developers with resolving issues and with PoCs where required.

Contribute to growing the team by helping with recruitment processes.

Requirements*:

B.E. / B.Tech. / MCA in Computer Science, Engineering or related field is required.

Overall 9 -14 years of professional experience. 2-4 years of hands-on experience in managing and leading agile teams delivering tech products.

Deep understanding of best practices in development and testing processes.

Good exposure to various technical and architectural concepts of building distributed systems - not limited to but including at least one programming language/framework, version control, CI/CD, queues, caches, SOLR/Elasticsearch, databases, containerization, cloud platforms.

Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Exceptional organizational skills and time management abilities.

Prior experience of working in client-facing teams .

Background of being part of a high-paced development team having delivered client-facing products with hands-on involvement.