Engineering Manager of eCommerce & Web Development

At Eargo
  • Full Time
  • Employee
  • Full Remote

Posted on August 6th

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We’re Eargo and we’re on a mission to disrupt, innovate, and reimage the hearing industry. If you believe fun at work is non-negotiable and want to experience the joy of being a part of helping someone hear life to the fullest again— expect tears of joy— then this is the place for you! Our passionate, fast-paced, energetic team is driven by the belief that people shouldn’t feel like they need a hearing aid—they should want one. So, if working with some of the coolest, most talented folks around and making an impact every single day sounds like a dream gig, then we want to hear from you!

The Engineering Manager of eCommerce Web Development will be responsible for building strong cross-functional relationships and collaborating on the product roadmap for Eargo’s eCommerce and web experience.  The ideal candidate is an experienced manager who also has the ability to perform hands-on development in support of the team. Your ability to balance both the technical and managerial aspects of the role coupled with a passion for getting things done is what drives your success. This role will be a key leader in driving future innovation on web platforms.

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities
  • Provide technical leadership on the overall design and architecture of the web platforms
  • Partner with digital product to create a product roadmap that aligns with Eargo’s long-term goals and strategy
  • Work with product management and design to plan and execute the roadmap in accordance with agile best practices
  • Partner with engineers to architect and build products in a high-quality and sustainable manner
  • Mentor engineers and help grow the team
  • Implement best practices for product development, testing, and infrastructure
  • Collaborate effectively as a team with engineers, designers, product management, and stakeholders
  • Advocate for and adopt industry best practices
  • Strong leadership and communication skills

Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in software engineering or equivalent
  • 7+ years as a Full Stack Web developer, with 2+ years as a hands-on engineering Manager
  • 2+ years of experience managing the development of consumer-facing web applications
  • Strong grasp of HTML, CSS, and related web technologies
  • Strong understanding of JavaScript, JQuery, and other web scripting technologies
  • Working knowledge of Ruby and Ruby on Rails
  • Working knowledge of Git
  • Management of consumer-facing full-stack web applications on multiple platforms/browser environments
  • Expertise with the newest frames and tools, such as Angular6, React, NodeJS, Express
  • Experience with microservices, headless design, APIs
  • Ability to implement dynamic, agile environment, CI/CD
  • Familiarity with site performance optimization using a variety of tools (e.g. – PageSpeed)
  • Experience with SEO
  • Experience with CMS platforms

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience with Cloud implementation
  • Experience with DevOps

Eargo is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to hiring a diverse workforce. We welcome all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status. We value unique contributions and openly welcome individuals of all perspectives, experience and backgrounds to apply!

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