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Engineering Manager - Cadence

in Seattle, Washington

About the Role

Cadence is a distributed, scalable, durable, and highly available orchestration engine we developed at Uber Engineering to execute asynchronous long-running business logic in a scalable and resilient way. Cadence is open-source and is used by many other companies.

We are looking for a strong engineering manager to drive the product and the team to the next level. The manager will responsible for growing adoption both within and outside of Uber.

What You'll Do

  • * Provide technical leadership & mentoring in designing & rollout of Cadence-based solutions that serve various organizations at Uber.
    • Build for the next level of scale.
    • Collaborate with:, engineers & managers alike
    • Develop strong relationships with people in the organization, collaborating and building trust.
    • See the big picture and identify strategically important problems, inefficiencies or opportunities for meaningful improvements.
    • Create tech roadmap and drive alignment on how to tackle these and deliver high leverage solutions on these at the group and organization level.
    • Be a role model on acting with good judgement and responsibility. Engineers across the organization will look to you on how best to plan and execute on projects.
    • Raise the bar on sustainable engineering by improving best practices, producing best in class of code, documentation, testing and monitoring.
    • Be a humble mentor and trusted advisor for both our talented team members and passionate leaders alike.
    • Deal with a difference in opinions in a mature and fair way, helping teams to commit and move forward..

What You'll Need

  • 5 minimum years experience managing a software engineering team
  • 5 years experience with: Infrastructure, Distributed Systems, Large Scale Enterpirse Environment

About the Team

Cadence is an open-source orchestration engine for executing long-running business logic. It is a critical component in many of Uber's products. We're part of the Core Infrastructure group, which means we build systems that solve hard problems for all of Uber. Watch our talk at the Uber Open Summit to learn more.

At Uber, we ignite opportunity by setting the world in motion. We take on big problems to help drivers, riders, delivery partners, and eaters get moving in more than 600 cities around the world.

We welcome people from all backgrounds who seek the opportunity to help build a future where everyone and everything can move independently. If you have the curiosity, passion, and collaborative spirit, work with us, and let's move the world forward, together.