Engineering Manager - Savings Lifecycle

  • Company: Sievo
  • Job Location Finland - Helsinki
  • Date: August 16, 2022 06:08
  • Employment Type: Any
  • Experience: senior
  • Job Functions: Engineering
Job summary

Enable our engineers to drive maximum impact!

Job description

The purchasing decisions of large companies have a huge impact in today’s world and there is a requirement for vast amounts of data to make the most informed decisions. At Sievo, we help the world’s largest organizations make effective and timely decisions by creating smart and seamless procurement analytics software solutions. Our engineering team plays a key role in creating product solutions that go beyond providing conventional procurement analytics data.

Our team of 250+ and rapidly growing Sievonians are spread across offices in the United States, Finland, and Romania. While we thrive on building effective solutions within our product, we take immense pride in having created a collaborative, welcoming environment where in we put people first, celebrate diversity, and drive innovation.

If you are looking for a rewarding career opportunity in a rapidly growing and changing scale up company, you’re in the right place!


This team is responsible for the second largest product in Sievo: Savings Program Management. The team’s Product Manager, Service Designer, and Engineer Manager collaborate closely to build the product that would deliver business value to fortune 500 companies across the globe. The Product Manager is mostly responsible for the what, whereas the Engineering Manager is mostly responsible for the how.

As an Engineering Manager you will be contributing to our efforts to drive better product decisions, improve our technical operational efficiency, and enable the team to generate high impact outcomes. You are also expected to grow the team, both by recruiting new talent into the team and by coaching the team members to become better engineers.

If you have built and lead a team of high performing engineers, we’d love to chat!

The Role

We are now looking for an Engineering Manager to lead one of our engineering teams: Savings Lifecycle.

This team is responsible for the second largest product in Sievo: Savings Program Management. The team’s Product Manager, Service Designer, and Engineer Manager collaborate closely to build the product that would deliver business value to fortune 500 companies across the globe. The Product Manager is mostly responsible for the what, whereas the Engineering Manager is mostly responsible for the how.

As an Engineering Manager you will be contributing to our efforts to drive better product decisions, improve our technical operational efficiency, and enable the team to generate high impact outcomes. You are also expected to grow the team, both by recruiting new talent into the team and by coaching the team members to become better engineers.

If you have built and lead a team of high performing engineers, we’d love to chat!

Key Responsibilities

Technical

  • Solving the how : Spend a considerable amount of time understanding the business domain and the use cases we want to solve. Carving the technical solutions and designing architecture in collaboration with the team members.
  • Ensuring that the team builds services with a high level of technical quality, security, reliability, and with good user experience.
  • Contributing to raise the bar in the team by driving best practices. This can mean for example automating repetitive work, better testing & QA processes, streamlining work processes and better documentation.
  • Expertise and interest in code reviews and software engineering.
  • Develop and manage the processes necessary to run the team effectively.

Strategy

  • Aligning the team with the business goals of the product and Sievo.
  • Participate in the product development process from start to finish, from helping scope projects to measuring their success and iterating based on user feedback.
  • Provide visibility and transparency to the wider organization to ensure we are all on the same page and aware of what is coming and when.

People Management

  • Provide technical direction, coaching and leadership to the engineers in the team.
  • Recruit and develop key engineering talents and focus on motivating, inspiring, and empowering the team to achieve a high level of technical expertise, productivity, and efficiency.
  • Collaborate with your team in thinking through our challenges, both short and long term.
  • Active participation in enhancing our Sievo-wide engineering culture to be even better than today.

We're looking for someone who:

  • Would consider the engineering team as your own team.
  • Cares about successful outcomes but also is keen to build a healthy work environment that is both inclusive and supportive.
  • Can guide and nurture engineering talent in developing new skills and advance in their careers.
  • Enjoys close collaboration with other engineering teams, product management and other stakeholders.
  • Can clearly communicate decisions and the rationale behind them, excellent communication skills in English.
  • Has a good knowledge of modern cloud technologies.
  • Has experience working with modern web technologies such as React, Micro front ends, and Web components.
  • Has experience working with Microsoft technologies such as .Net, C#, and Azure.
  • Has experience working with Analytics tools, preferably Qlik Sense. We use Qlik Sense as our analytics platform.

What it's like working at Sievo:

  • You’ll have an opportunity to join one of the leading companies in the Procurement Analytics Solutions space.
  • Competitive compensation package and an opportunity to work in our awesome office in the heart of Helsinki - or if you prefer, in hybrid working mode, where you can also work remotely.
  • Freedom and responsibility. We are looking for people who yearn for this freedom, can make the most out of it and are willing to take on the responsibility.
  • Possibility to work with an international group of great people with diverse backgrounds.

HOW TO APPLY

We would love to hear from you next!

Send us your application and CV. Github links, contribution to open-source projects, links to passions projects are all welcome.

For more information or questions please contact markus.lauttia@sievo.com