Engineering Manager, Rentals

We are looking for an Engineering Manager to lead and grow our Rentals City Team. The team’s goal is to support the company's micro-mobility and carsharing expansion via integrations. They are responsible for the external and internal integrations of this business vertical. You will work with amazing team members used to high traffic and high SLA.
Tallinn, Estonia

About us

Bolt is one of the fastest-growing tech companies in Europe and Africa, with over 100 million customers in 45+ countries. We’re a global team of more than 100 nationalities joined on a common mission – to make cities for people, not cars. And we need you to make it happen!

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About the role

About the role

Your daily adventures will include:

  • Leading a team of Software Developers (team size 4-7 people)
  • Growing a development team, participating in hiring and interviewing process
  • Architecting and designing Bolt's growing backend systems in cooperation with the tech lead
  • Doing code reviews
  • Contributing ideas and constructive feedback to our product development roadmap
  • Sharing your knowledge by giving tech talks, and promoting appropriate tech and engineering best practices in and outside of the team
  • Leading feature/initiatives from idea to positive execution
  • Working closely with Product Managers owning the delivery scope and ensuring the team does the best

About you:

  • 2+ years of experience leading or managing engineering teams
  • 4+ years of experience in software development
  • Thrive in an environment that has a fast customer-feedback cycle and having empathy for the end-user
  • Experience in making data-driven and metric-driven decisions
  • A drive for leading initiatives and features till the end, even if the last mile is the hardest
  • Experience in a microservice architecture
  • Strong principles towards writing clean, simple, secure, and maintainable code
  • Having a deep understanding of how to write readable, testable, maintainable, and performant code
  • Solid understanding of distributed systems
  • Ability to reason from first principles and to grow based on previous learnings
  • Thrive in a culture of well-intended reciprocal feedback
  • Strong English and communication skills
  • University degree in a technical subject (Computer science, Mathematics, or similar) or equivalent experience in the industry

You’ll get extra credits for:

  • Familiarity with any cloud systems (AWS, Azure, Google app engine)
  • Experience in external API design and maintenance
  • Interest in real-time and asynchronous systems
  • Experience in working with relational databases
  • Real-life experience of running highly available systems
  • Experience building distributed high-volume systems

Become part of our Engineering team

Our engineers are at the forefront of innovating one of the largest industries in the world — transport. Are you up for the challenge?

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Apply now and join us to make cities for people, not cars.

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