Engineering Manager at Anaplan
San Francisco, CA, US

At Anaplan, we are looking for an ENGINEERING MANAGER, PRODUCT based in SAN FRANCISCO, to join our growing engineering team in San Francisco. This is an opportunity for you to work for a high-growth startup disrupting how companies do business.


You’ll lead a team of UI and backend engineers building the key customer facing features of Anaplan. This is a full stack team, and you will be facilitating conversations with UX and product to craft elegant interfaces and interactions which get translated into implementations on both the front and back end by your team. With big technical problems to solve - you'll have the chance to push boundaries and craft a high impact team.


We have a long list of incredible benefits and offer highly competitive packages - we’re serious about attracting the best technologists in the industry.

Located in SOMA district, when you walk into our San Francisco office, you can feel the excitement and energy of what we are doing at Anaplan. Open floor plan, stocked kitchens, and collaboration spaces, we gear our office around making sure you have everything you need to work well. And whether it’s a company outing to a Giants game or team happy hour, there are always events for you to connect with your colleagues outside of work. You will join a team of individuals who embrace and respect diverse perspectives, aren’t afraid to push boundaries and try new ideas, and are passionate about helping our customers and each other succeed. We work hard, but we also don’t wait for an excuse to have fun and we inspire each other!


More about the role:

  • Extraordinary communication and collaboration skills. You are pragmatic and know how to build trust.
  • Experience hiring and managing diverse teams
  • A passion for engineering and a proven track record of delivering great software
  • An advocate of TDD, you demand code that is tested and testable
  • Scrum master experience
  • Ability to coach and collaborate - you enjoy working closely with others, pairing and learning, and are comfortable showing off your work.
  • Ability to drive product and program conversations, to negotiate trade offs between tactical and strategic goals
  • Positive energy and enthusiasm - cultural fit is a really big deal for us…we're looking for really smart people who love solving big problems and are self-motivated to get things done.

More about you:

  • 5+ years of professional experience as a hands on software engineer
  • 2+ years as a manager people, with deep scrum experience
  • Experience in design, implementation and deployment of scalable microservices and UI. React and Spring experience a plus.
  • Track record of partnering with recruiting to build great engineering teams
  • Ability to provide clarity and context to engineers
  • Active proponent of culture and enabling positive team dynamics in engineering
  • Coached and mentored team members in their career goals
  • Prior experience working with product managers and program managers to bootstrap project 

What we offer:

  • A rewarding, progressive career with a company that values diversity, flexibility and understands the need for a good work/life balance.
  • Market-leading salaries combined with generous bonuses, equity and a range of comprehensive benefits.
  • Regular agile meetups, events and hackathons (both attending and hosting!)
  • Flexible working, catered lunches, a fully stocked kitchen and plenty of parties and events
  • A range of sports, health and wellbeing initiatives
  • 3 days of paid leave every year to help support the charity or cause of your choice.
  • The chance to contribute and evolve a company with a valuation over $1.4 billion

This role is an immediate full-time position. If you’re ready to roll up your sleeves and tackle unique problems that no one is solving in the tech space yet, keep reading.