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Software Development Manager - Voice & Messaging

Carlsbad, California; Sunnyvale, California

Overview

GoDaddy engineers are shifting the global economy to support small businesses worldwide to create beautiful online experiences for their customers that help them grow and manage their business. We work fearlessly to build innovative solutions, platforms and business applications tailored to the unique needs of the small business owner. Using a collaborative, agile, small team approach we make cutting edge technologies simple and effective. Our team of technologists do the heavy lifting, so our customers can focus on making their dreams come true.

  • Full-time
  • Level: Mid
  • Travel: Yes

Success Profile

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Check out the traits we're looking for and see if you have the right mix.

  • Problem-solver
  • Focused
  • Organized
  • Self-starter
  • Strategic
  • Visual
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  • Adaptable
  • Detail-Oriented
  • Communicator
  • Multi-Tasker
  • Creative
  • Perceptive
  • Tech Savvy
  • Quick-Thinking

Job Description

About GoDaddy

GoDaddy powers the world's largest cloud platform dedicated to small, independent ventures. With 19 million customers worldwide, GoDaddy is the place people come to name their idea, build a professional website, attract customers and manage their work. Our mission is to empower entrepreneurs everywhere, making opportunity more inclusive for all. To learn more about the company visit www.GoDaddy.com.

GoDaddy engineers are shifting the global economy to support small businesses worldwide to build beautiful online experiences for their customers that help them grow and manage their business. We work fearlessly to build innovative solutions, platforms and business applications tailored to the unique needs of the small business owner. Using a collaborative, agile, small team approach we make groundbreaking technologies simple and effective. Our team of technologists does the heavy lifting, so our customers can focus on making their dreams come true.

The Voice and Messaging team’s mission is to become an indispensable daily communication hub for entrepreneurs so they can independently manage their interactions with their customers. Voice, as well as different messaging platforms such as SMS, Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp, are the primary ways of how small business communication happens. We’re working on building communication products that delight our customers and help them manage their businesses. Come join us!

GoDaddy is looking for a hardworking, high performing software engineering manager to join the Voice & Messaging team in the journey to meet the vision of becoming an indispensable daily communication hub for entrepreneurs, so they can be independent and successful.

As an Engineering Manager, you will be responsible for leading a team of iOS, Android, Web and Backend engineers crafting and developing our next generation communication solution. You will bring your knowledge and expertise of building consumer facing products for mobile and web platforms to help us deliver applications that provide business critical services for our customers as well as being core to GoDaddy’s growth. In addition, you’ll have an active role in defining both our product and engineering strategy.

Responsibilities:

  • Define the engineering vision and strategy for your team
  • Lead and encourage your team to deliver high quality mobile and web apps
  • Act as a technical leader who can understand the details of projects and drive the technical roadmap of the team
  • Understand the capabilities of your team, and hiring needs
  • Establish connections across the team and company and manage relationships with external partners to help extend capabilities

Requirements:

  • Several years of management skills and experience managing all levels of engineers and tech leads
  • Experience building iOS, Android and Web applications using Swift, Obj-C, Java, Kotlin and ReactJS
  • Experience managing a team and expanding a team’s charter
  • Passionate about building high quality mobile and web applications
  • Experience working cross-team on complex systems

Bonus Points:

  • Full-stack experience - from Backend to UX
  • Experienced in effectively leading remote engineers

#LI-GD1

GoDaddy is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We will not discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of age, race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, medical condition, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, marital status or civil partnership/union status, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, childbirth, genetic information, military and veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state or local law. GoDaddy will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with local and federal requirements.

If you need assistance completing an application for a position with us, please reach out to our Recruiting Team at Recruiting@godaddy.com

Please note that GODADDY does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies.

To submit your application to this position, please click Apply . On the next screen, after you click Apply, click Create to establish your candidate account. If you have previously created a candidate account, please slick Sign-In and use that account to complete your application.

Job ID R007774

Benefits

  • Healthcare

    GoDaddy helps keep employees fit and healthy with generous health benefits. From the best medical, vision, dental, and disability to on-site health and wellness assessments and employee assistance plans.

  • Tuition Reimbursement

    GoDaddy is a strong believer in the value of higher education. The Education Reimbursement Program encourages our employees to pursue further education and advancement at the company.

  • Professional Development

    GoDaddy offers programs to help advance the careers of our employees. Programs include instruction led by our trainers, as well as opportunities for Tuition Reimbursement.

  • PTO

    GoDaddy encourages employees to take time away from work to Live Passionately. GoDaddy goes above and beyond to provide opportunities to enjoy time away from work and we provide generous time away to rest & recharge.

  • Work/Life Balance

    We know that maintaining a work/life balance is the key to success. At GoDaddy, we provide many perks and amenities to help facilitate this balance.

  • Retirement Plans

    GoDaddy looks closely at the retirement provisions and provides a competitive 401k employer match program. Our retirement plans are designed to fund a comfortable retirement for our employees.

The amazing thing about GoDaddy wasn't that we were able to define a company standard and have that standard meet or exceed our goals in defining it. The amazing thing was how open the teams were to joining forces to investigate, decide, evangelize and engage on a change like this.

Chris Evans, VP of Engineering

I haven't met a developer yet who doesn't want to change the world for the better with their work.

Blake Irving, GoDaddy Board Director & Former CEO

The product team combines data and customer insight to deliver impactful experiences around the world. Working here is an opportunity to make a difference globally by helping individuals make a living and bring their ideas from inception to reality.

Steven Aldrich, Chief Product Officer

Diversity

Our diverse employee population reflects the customers we serve. We support and celebrate everyone on our team through our Employee Resource Groups, open and inclusive to all.

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