Senior Software Engineering Manager - Platform and Applications

Engineering | Portland, OR, United States



Software Engineering Manager

 

Marketo provides the leading engagement marketing software and solutions designed to help marketers develop long-term relationships with customers their – from acquisition to advocacy. Marketo is built for marketers, by marketers and is setting the innovation agenda for marketing technology.


The Opportunity

 Seeking a talented, technical development manager to lead a team of engineers focused on delivery of critical product features for the Platform Services team. We offer an exciting, fast-paced environment where exceptional performance is encouraged and rewarded.  Following an agile development model, you will see the features you develop in Marketo’s production application within weeks or months.

 This team represents the product development organization in solving the greatest challenges of scale and performance for our platform services, working with Marketo’s Product Management, Professional Services and Support organizations.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Building and managing a team of talented engineers
  • Participate in the architecture and design, and do hands-on development if required
  • Ensuring features are developed in accordance with Marketo’s best engineering practices
  • Manage the team’s schedule, assist tier-3 support when needed, and mentor team members

 

Required Skills and Experience:

  • 8+ years of software development experience
  • 2+ years of managing small engineering teams of 5 to 7 software engineers
  • 3+ years of developing large scale applications with high availability and reliability requirements, ideally in a SaaS environment
  • Object oriented design and implementation skills using Java/J2EE, Scala or other OO languages and frameworks
  • Able to manage 2 or 3 concurrent projects
  • Experience with relational (SQL) databases
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Experience with agile development methodologies
  • Experience with Git, SVN or other code management systems
  • BS/MS in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field preferred

 

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Experience with NoSQL databases, like Mongo and HBase
  • Experience with Spring and Hibernate a plus
  • Experience using queueing systems (ActiveMQ, Kafka)
  • Experience with PHP applications

 

About Marketo

Marketo provides the leading engagement marketing software and solutions designed to help marketers develop long-term relationships with their customers – from acquisition to advocacy. Marketo is built for marketers, by marketers and is setting the innovation agenda for marketing technology. Marketo puts Marketing First. Headquartered in San Mateo, CA, with offices around the world, Marketo serves as a strategic partner to large enterprise and fast-growing small companies across a wide variety of industries. To learn more about Marketo’s Engagement Marketing Platform, LaunchPoint® partner ecosystem, and the vast community that is the Marketo Marketing Nation®, visit www.marketo.com.


Marketo is an equal opportunity employer.