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Engineering Manager, GumGum Sports Gumgum
Santa Monica, CA

GumGum delivers digital advertising inline with images and content, creating high engagement for brands and new revenue for publishers.

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About Gumgum

Job Description

What will you be doing?

* Lead a team of Software Engineers focused on building our client facing products
* Drive the technical and organizational roadmap for the team
* Write exemplary code (Java and Python) and establish coding guidelines as well as best practices
* Evolve in an Agile environment, working closely with key stakeholders, business representatives and clients
* Develop a deep understanding of the sports sponsorship industry
* Hire and mentor a high-performing team of engineers
* Build applications used by a wide range of top Sports and eSports teams

What do you need?

* 6+ years of technical experience using backend technologies including broad, functional knowledge of common libraries and patterns
* 2+ years of experience as a technical leader
* Experienced with designing, developing and extending complex backend and data systems
* Good knowledge of SQL and relational databases
* Take initiatives and drive progress within the team
* Be familiar with REST APIs designs.
* A real passion for technology and software engineering. We're looking for someone who genuinely enjoys her/his work and takes pleasure in solving a difficult problem
* Ability to effectively communicate with both technical and non-technical teams

What would be a plus?

* Management experience
* Understanding of Javascript and ReactJS
* Being familiar with the AWS ecosystem
* Being startup minded
* Experience integrating with 3rd party APIs and communicating externally with partners or clients
* A passion for sports and/or esports


* Flexible Time-off Policy
* Stock Options
* Strong benefits package, including health, vision, dental and 401k match
* Tons of extra perks (Pet Health Program, Fitness reimbursement, wellness workshops, stocked kitchen…)
* Ongoing learning and development, including a yearly budget for education opportunities such as websites, books, classes, etc.
* Attend relevant conferences and events, all expenses paid!
* Yearly Hackathon
* Awesome (dog friendly) office in a great part of town, just a few blocks from the beach!
* GumGum Gives Back volunteering opportunities

About Gumgum

GumGum delivers digital advertising inline with images and content, creating high engagement for brands and new revenue for publishers.

500 employees

1314 7th street, floor 5

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