Engineering Manager at Turo
San Francisco, CA, US

Turo’s mission is to put the world’s 1.5 billion+ vehicles to better use. To achieve our ambitious mission, we are looking for pioneering, mission-driven, and supportive Engineering Managers to lead our engineering efforts. Our engineering managers are people with varying technical backgrounds—some are more hands-on with technical details and actively code while others provide general technical direction and oversight.

The Seeds, International, and New Business team is responsible for providing a delightful global experience for our Guests and Hosts. Turo currently operates in four countries, and our international business is growing more than 3x year-over-year and is responsible for almost 10% of our revenue.

As engineering manager, you’ll lead a cross-functional team of talented software engineers that build features to support growth in our global marketplaces. Additionally, this this team maintains and evolves the systems necessary for a globalized product like localization, vehicle definitions, user onboarding, and other market-specific integrations.

What you'll do

  • Collaborate extensively with engineers, product managers, and designers to deliver the next generation of product features.
  • Provide technical mentorship to your team as we balance between building sustainable, high-impact projects and shipping them quickly.
  • Work with your product manager to build a roadmap based upon key business metrics.
  • Mentor and guide the professional and technical development of your team members.
  • We help engineers with their career growth by assigning them to projects tailored to their skill levels, personalities, work styles, and professional goals.
  • Build plans for prioritizing technical and resourcing challenges in your organization.
  • Work closely with the Turo recruiting team to hire high potential candidates from diverse backgrounds.

Your profile

  • 2+ years of management experience
  • 4+ years of engineering experience
  • As a passionate and confident leader, you take pride and ownership in the work you and your team do.
  • You have experience with architectural patterns and anti-patterns of large, high-scale consumer applications.
  • You bias toward taking action, using the best available data to justify your actions and opinions, and make decisions that move the business forward.
  • You can effectively hire, mentor, and develop career plans for engineers of all levels.
  • You lead by example, holding yourself to the same standards you set for your team.
  • You are a strong communicator: sharing knowledge upward, downward, and across the organization. You relish a regular cadence of one-on-one discussions with each team member.
  • You have a proven understanding of business metrics and are able to suggest and scope product feature work to maximize the business impact.
  • You enjoy solving complex problems and helping others meet their goals.
  • Explaining complex technical concepts to designers, product managers, and engineers is no problem for you.

Benefits

  • Competitive salary and meaningful equity
  • Employer paid medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Apple equipment of your choice
  • Four weeks paid time off, 11 paid holidays, volunteer time off, generous parental leave
  • Weekly catered lunch with a fully-stocked kitchen
  • Company-sponsored happy hours and team events
  • Turo host earnings matching and vehicle reimbursement program
  • Turo travel credit every month