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2015-07-14 04:49

Description

You know LivingSocial as the marketplace to buy and share the best things to do in your city and beyond. And while we're bringing excitement and value to our merchants and consumers, we're also committed to creating a world-class environment for our employees. Our talented LivingSocialites bring an all-hands-on-deck approach to our work, taking pride in being collaborative, creative, and flexible. If you’re passionate about working as part of a team to drive value to businesses of all sizes, you may have just found your new home.

LivingSocial is revolutionizing local eCommerce. With millions of consumers and tens of thousands of merchants using our web and mobile tools, we're constantly improving our suite of products. Using data to drive decisions, our engineers are solving hard problems at the heart of our business. We’re looking for hungry, creative, and pragmatic engineers to help us continue innovating - you can learn more about our team on our tech blog and our public github repository.

The Senior Manager of Engineering is one of the most fundamental positions within the Engineering business. While you may or may not be overseeing a number of remote staff, the Engineering Manager is responsible for ensuring the team delivers on all fronts, from driving the group to solve big problems and building applications that allow you to work “smarter, not harder” – to acting as the liaison and primary point of contact of all projects & efforts between headquarters and remote employees.

Desired skills, experience & qualifications:

  • 8+ years of professional development experience
  • Experience leading a team of creative, driven developers that solve big problems, ability to foster a collaborative, entrepreneurial environment
  • Proven record as a “roadblock demolisher”, ability to manage time between coding and managing (projects, meetings, etc)
  • Extensive experience in Ruby / Rails as well as the ability to recognize what the right tool is for a given task. Scala experience is a plus.
  • Experience and a passion for building applications that allow you to work “smarter, not harder”
  • Skilled in manipulating Rails/HTML/CSS/JS to do exactly what you want
  • Experience crafting SQL to make large databases answer tough questions
  • Used to deconstructing big complex problems into tine decoupled REST services

Compensation:

  • Competitive base salary and bonus plan
  • We’ve got you covered with health, dental, and vision offerings and a fantastic 401(k) matching contribution that vests immediately
  • Generous paid time off program
  • Some of our offices offer commuter benefits, all of our offices offer snacks...lots of snacks
  • Opportunity to work with committed, talented people with a great sense of humor

LivingSocial appreciates your interest in our company as a place of employment. It is the policy of LivingSocial to provide equal opportunity for employment to all qualified employees and applicants, regardless of race, religion, religious affiliation, ancestry, citizenship status, marital status, familial status, sexual orientation, color, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, or veteran status. This policy applies to all areas of employment including recruitment, placement, training, transfer, promotion, termination, pay, and other forms of compensation and benefits. The company will comply with its legal obligation to provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities.

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