Platform Infrastructure Engineering Manager at Exabeam
San Mateo, CA, US
Exabeam delivers next-generation security management technology that enables organizations to protect their most valuable information. The Exabeam Security Management Platform combines unlimited log data collection, advanced behavioral analytics, and automated incident response, all supported by Exabeam’s patented Smart Timelines technology that uses machine learning to track identity and behavior over time. The company’s recent industry accolades include Forbes Cloud 100, Inc. 500, and SC Awards Europe, among many other distinctions.
 
We are looking for an Engineering Manager to lead our Platform Infrastructure engineering team. This team is responsible for managing our infrastructure applications enabling deployments, upgrades and scaling across a variety of cloud and on-prem platforms and customer configurations. We are looking for someone who is passionate about building high quality efficient software.
 
The ideal profile requires several years of software engineering development or DevOps experience as an individual contributor plus engineering management experience. This candidate sees the success of the team as their personal success and is willing to roll up their sleeves and assist the team and customer success teams in resolving critical product issues.

Technical

    • Bachelors degree in related field of study or equivalent work experience
    • 5+ years experience in software engineering
    • Design capabilities and ability to review code and provide guidance
    • Able to provide architectural technical input and general direction.
    • Ensure quality of technical deliverables (code, designs, documentation, unit test, guidelines, etc.)
    • Extensive coding experience with Python (Bash and/or Go is a plus)
    • Experience in configuration management tools (i.e. Ansible, Terraform, Puppet)
    • Experience with Linux and/or networking fundamentals
    • Experience with Cloud providers (AWS, GCP, Azure)
    • Deep understanding of containerization/orchestration frameworks (Docker, Kubernetes)
    • Experience in nosql/distributed systems

Project and Process

    • Work with product owners to define the requirements/user stories
    • Work with customer success teams to resolve critical customer issues
    • Manage conflicting priorities
    • Ownership for product quality, including test automation of unit and functional tests
    • Fully experienced with development practices such as Agile, CI/CD, and software tools

Management

    • Managed a group of 8+ engineers across multiple geographies
    • Attract, hire, and retain top talent
    • Performance assessment, mentorship, and performance improvement
    • Salary adjustments (bonus, raises, etc.)
    • Communication (written and oral) within the team and across the company

Communication

    • Up – Communicating status of your team up your management chain
    • Across – Communicating with peers and other functional groups across the organization, build relationships and work cooperatively with other stakeholders
    • Down – Ability to effectively lead and motivate the team. Communicate news, decisions to your team. Keep everyone in the know

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