Engineering Manager: Prisma Data Platform
at Prisma Data
At Prisma, we are building the data layer for modern applications. If you are fascinated by the leading-edge architecture and technology used in today’s data-intensive, highly scalable software systems, with distributed graph data on a massive scale, but you want the energy, challenges, and freedom that come with working in a small startup, then a job at Prisma might be for you.
With funding from top-tier investors Amplify Partners and Kleiner Perkins, we are a small distributed team working on making the advanced data infrastructure developed at large tech companies accessible to all application developers around the world. Our hard work is paying off, with adoption and implementation of Prisma by some of the most successful and interesting companies out there today, and the fun is just beginning!
We are focused on bottom-up adoption, and most of our software is open-source. We have a vibrant community on Slack and Github – with over 55,000 members on Slack, over 33,000 Github Stars and more than 250,000 developers using our OSS tools.
We are in search of an Engineering Manager to guide a talented team of engineers in the development of our customer facing console, Prisma Data Platform. This is mission control for our commercial products and crucial to simplifying the onboarding workflow to each product. This is not simply a set of configurations, it is how customers are thoughtfully & seamlessly guided through each product. As the Engineering Manager for the team, you will work closely with engineers & Product to figure out how to build out our Prisma Data Platform as we ambitiously seek to launch a suite of products to our customers.
Our commercial ambitions hinges upon our commitment to providing an exceptional developer experience across all our products, while harmoniously introducing new features and other quality enhancements. Your charter will be to lead our Platform Team, give them structure and have them execute flawlessly on the defined product roadmap. We anticipate you to be responsible for:
We believe the right candidate for this position will meet quite a few of the criteria below. If you don’t fit the description perfectly, we’d still love to hear from you. We expect you to learn some of these on the job:
You’re likely to be a great fit for the team if you …
We are a remote-first organisation with an office based in Berlin, Germany. Whether you would like to work remotely, or from the office in Berlin is up to you! We are open to discussing relocation assistance if you would like to join us in Berlin.
To ensure effective collaboration we can currently only accept candidates within the timezone GMT -5 to GMT +3.
Note on COVID-19: The above opportunity to move to Berlin is temporarily suspended until we believe that travel is safe again.
Our recruitment process roughly follows the structure below:
If this sounds like an interesting opportunity, please apply via our website, and include your LinkedIn profile (or Resume), and a cover letter telling us more about your interest in Prisma and software.
We will generally be in touch within 7 business days to let you know the outcome of your application.
Prisma is an equal opportunity employer. We value and celebrate diversity and do not discriminate against any applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. We are committed to creating a fair and inclusive workplace where all individuals have the opportunity to contribute their skills and talents. Applicants from all backgrounds are encouraged to apply.