Senior Engineering Manager-Developer Productivity

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Coinbase has built the world's leading compliant cryptocurrency platform serving over 73 million accounts in more than 100 countries. With multiple successful products, and our vocal advocacy for blockchain technology, we have played a major part in mainstream awareness and adoption of cryptocurrency. We are proud to offer an entire suite of products that are helping build the cryptoeconomy and increase economic freedom around the world.

There are a few things we look for across all hires we make at Coinbase, regardless of role or team. First, we look for signals that a candidate will thrive in a culture like ours, where we default to trust, embrace feedback, disrupt ourselves, and expect sustained high performance because we play as a championship team. Second, we expect all employees to commit to our mission-focused approach to our work. Finally, we seek people with the desire and capacity to build and share expertise in the frontier technologies of crypto and blockchain, in whatever way is most relevant to their role.

Coinbase is seeking engineering leaders to join our team to build the future of development infrastructure, supporting all apps and services engineered, tested and released by Coinbase. As a manager in the Developer Productivity organization, you’ll lead teams to solve unique, large-scale, highly complex technical problems and build scalable dev,test,release systems to enable teams across the globe to deliver world-class applications. You’ll build  test infrastructure, developer workspace products, continuous integration systems, code health tooling and more to power Coinbase Engineering to achieve quality and velocity at scale. 

What you’ll be doing (ie. job duties):

  • Build and manage a focused engineering team and guide the development and operation of infrastructure, tools and applications to support multiple Coinbase Engineering organizations.
  • Coach your direct reports to have a positive impact on the organization and chart a fulfilling career path.
  • Collaborate with engineers, managers, product managers and senior leadership to turn our vision into a tangible roadmap every quarter.
  • Be a thoughtful technical voice and support your team in making diligent architectural and operational decisions.
  • Work with our talent organization to source and hire amazing engineers who will expand the Coinbase culture and product.
  • Contribute to owning and delivering processes that drive engineering quality and meet our engineering SLAs.

What we look for in you (ie. job requirements):

  • At least 10 years of experience in DevOps, infrastructure, release, build or test engineering.
  • At least 3 years of engineering management experience.
  • You know what high quality code — and software engineering systems — look like and know how to foster an environment that creates them.
  • Demonstrated experience building or running production-grade dev/test systems in SLOs, architecture and throughput.
  • Ability to do both long term thinking and short term planning.
  • Experience scaling any or all components of an enterprise development  pipeline from source control to final release.
  • You're passionate about building an open financial system that brings the world together

ID: P1370865



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