Engineering Lead, Products

Singapore, Singapore Full-time

 

What you will do

  • Lead one or more teams of talented engineers who like to ship code and tackle hard engineering problems.
  • Mentor and guide the professional and technical development of your team members. Help develop their careers, and assign them to projects tailored to their skill levels, personalities, work styles, and professional goals.
  • Build teams that are collaborative, inclusive, and respectful of each other.
  • Provide continuous feedback, address underperformance, and recognize the individual strengths and contributions of your team members.
  • Create plans for prioritizing technical and resourcing challenges in your organization.
  • Maintain a balance between building sustainable, high-impact projects and shipping things quickly.
  • Instill a spirit of continuous improvement in the team’s code, architecture, and processes.
  • Work closely with the GO-JEK recruiting team to hire high potential candidates from diverse backgrounds.
  • Work with your engineers and/or product managers to maintain a prioritized backlog and create short term and long term goals.
  • Own your team’s deliverables and ensure we continue to ship scalable, highly-available products that delight our passengers and drivers.
  • Help your team build relationships across functions with Support, Marketing, Ops, BizDev, or other teams to ensure GO-JEK’s continuing success.

What we are looking for

  • You greatly value humility.
  • You prefer to spend 20-30% of your time writing production grade code with your team.
  • You have deep expertise in at least one of: programming languages, especially functional languages, object oriented design or SRE.
  • You have lead fast moving engineering teams in the past, and understand how to help them deliver continously.
  • You have an empirical approach to improving team productivity.
  • You enjoy fast moving, rapidly evolving environments and problems.
  • You consciously avoid zero and negative sum solutions to problems.
  • You have a firm grasp of software engineering principles, both for code and for people.
  • You have a technical background and are able to contribute to planning and design discussions.
  • You are steadfastly focused on your customers, whether they are drivers, passengers, or other GO-JEK employees.
  • You have experience leading a team of engineers and guiding them through their career development.
  • You believe in building both teams and products that scale.
  • You enjoy working in a collaborative environment, and you’re committed to driving projects to completion creatively.
  • You can motivate and instill a strong sense of ownership in your team.
  • You have experience guiding teams through planning, prioritization, and execution of work.
  • You think ahead and build for the future.

About Us

GO-JEK is the largest consumer technology company in Indonesia, the world's 4th largest market by population. With over 40 million downloads, the GO-JEK app has become the leading transport, payments, courier, and hyperlocal shopping app in the country. GO-JEK is now the largest food delivery company in the world outside the China market, and is the equivalent of three Indian Unicorns combined in the transport, food delivery and payments markets.

GO-JEK has a unique entrepreneurial environment, spanning multiple products. GO-JEK Tech is a  product development and training centre of GO-JEK. The GO-JEK Tech  team comprises of developers, data scientists, designers and product managers who work on product innovation, mining data and crafting consumer experiences. We take pride in our world-class product engineering team who have a deep-rooted passion for working with the engineering community in India on topics such as innovation and Open Source. If you're an independent thinker and all-rounded person, this is the place for you.

We are looking for awesome talent ACROSS LEVELS to be part of talented GO-JEK family.

To know more, visit  http://www.gojek.io/

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