Wasmer

The future of Microservices architecture

Engineering Manager at Wasmer

Location
Remote
Job Type
Full-time
Experience
6+ years
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Syrus Akbary
Syrus Akbary
Founder

About the role

At Wasmer we are working on the software that will power the next generation of Cloud Computing platforms using WebAssembly. Similarly to Node.js, we are moving WebAssembly to the server-side but completely emancipated from JavaScript.

Read more about us here: https://wasmer.io/ and https://medium.com/wasmer

About the role

We are looking for an Engineering Manager to join our team. You will lead a team of passionate, talented engineers that are building the systems around our open-source runtime and infrastructure . You will play an active part in shaping the product and team that will build core infrastructure. You will make sure our company hits our ambitious engineering goals. You will change the way people build applications.

You bring a passion for meeting business needs by building technical, innovative solutions. You excel understand how big-picture goals inform technical details. You thrive in a fast-paced iterative engineering environment and have experience in delivering scalable distributed systems. Most importantly, you have a track record of having past teams respect you as both a technical leader and manager.

You have:

  • Experience leading a team
  • Comfortable leading and hiring a team that builds the backend bits and frontend widgets
  • Excel at planning, creating teams and overseeing execution to meet commitments and deliver with predictability Comfortable building developer-loved APIs that scale
  • Demonstrate a track record of leading a team including hiring, on-boarding, and professional development. You inspire your team to reach higher. You’re as good as explaining “why” as you are “how”
  • Experience implementing tools, process, internal instrumentation, methodologies and resolving blockages Comfortable managing teams/projections with tight deadlines and short release cycles

Bonus:

  • Experience building massive distributed systems
  • Experience leading teams using any of the following: modern Rust, Go and WebAsembly

Why join us?

  • We are an open-source focused Company
  • Our team is very solid, including Operating System, Compilers and security experts
  • 2021 will be the year for WebAssembly. We are the best positioned company in the market

Engineering at Wasmer

Our engineering team works in three week cycles. Each cycle begins with a discussion of the company priorities -as a mix based on our community feedback and company strategies- and ends with a demonstration of the progress on that sprint.

Working at Wasmer

We are very passionate about our work. We value teamwork and collaboration.

GENEROUS VACATION

Wasmer has an unlimited vacation policy

FLEXIBLE HOURS

Most of our engineers work from 9:30am until 5 or 6pm, but there are no hard rules about this. We care about productivity, not hours.

WORKSHOPS/CONFERENCES

We encourage our engineers to attend conferences.

HEALTH INSURANCE

We offer A+ Health insurance

PHILANTHROPIC CONTRIBUTIONS

We offer a $50 stipend monthly for contributions to Open-Source projects.

Why you should join Wasmer

At Wasmer we are working on the software that will power the next generation of Cloud Computing platforms using WebAssembly. Similarly to Node.js, we are moving WebAssembly to the server-side but completely emancipated from JavaScript.

Read more about us here: https://medium.com/wasmer