Engineering Manager

At Nayya
  • Full Time
  • Employee

Posted on August 31st

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Nayya is a software and data infrastructure company transforming the way employees choose and use their benefits, driving better financial outcomes for employees and employers. The Nayya platform is powered by billions of consumer data points, millions of rows of claims data, and thousands of data integrations -- helping consumers make data-driven decisions during open enrollments, new employee onboarding, and qualifying life events. The rest of the year, Nayya's employee engagement product tracks financial spending to guide and redirect consumers to file claims programmatically, manage spending accounts, and optimize prescription locations.

Nayya is a high growth, venture-backed company. We are headquartered in NYC. 

We are seeking talented, passionate problem solvers to join us on our mission - if this sounds like you, we can't wait to meet you!

Engineering at Nayya
Engineers at Nayya build and maintain all parts of our stack, from user interfaces to backend services to data science pipelines and the infrastructure that runs them. At Nayya, you can have a tremendous impact by creating the best way for millions to choose & use their benefits.

We've got a ton of interesting problems to solve around scaling web applications, linking messy heterogeneous data sets, machine learning, NLP, distributed systems, data pipelines, data analytics and predictions, system reliability, security, privacy, and more.  

We are looking for an Engineering Manager to lead our Use application team. You will help build, lead, and manage the day-to-day operations of a rapidly growing team of software engineers.

Responsibilities
  • Leverage leadership experience to create high performing distributed agile teams, implementing best practices on technical design, planning, development, release, and process.
  • Help build out a rapidly growing team by establishing rigorous and consistent interview processes for a variety of engineering roles and experience levels.
  • Help set career goals and clear laddering for your teams, mentor engineers of all levels, and motivate the team.
  • Track and manage engineering KPIs to objectively assess and improve team performance
  • Design and build new features for our core products
  • Collaborate closely with product and commercial to continuously innovate on Nayya products
  • Improve existing applications' functionality, speed and reliability
  • Work with other Nayya employees to find new product opportunities
  • Be a part of the decision making process as it relates to scaling the company and our products
  • Provide technical expertise to promote business development efforts

Requirements
  • Passionate about process, quality and efficiency, and leading a team of motivated engineers
  • Excellent communication and collaborative skills. Able to work cross-functionally across multiple areas of the business and corral remote developers into a cohesive team.
  • You are a skilled software developer motivated and able to pick up new technologies and skills when needed.
  • Proven track record of shipping products in a fast-paced startup environment.
  • Lead by example and get deep satisfaction helping others grow their skills and careers.
  • Experience with Ruby, Ruby on Rails or Python
  • Experience with Javascript and modern frameworks (React, Redux, etc.)
  • Experience building and supporting production quality software
  • Experience with AWS, relational databases, REST APIs, MVC Architecture, and OOP principles
  • Degree in computer science, engineering or a related field preferred

Why Join Nayya? 
  • Be an early employee of a quickly growing, VC backed start up - grow with us! 
  • Have a meaningful impact on a platform that is scaling very rapidly
  • Contribute to a values-based culture with an emphasis on empowerment and autonomy
  • Work in a highly collaborative, cross-functional environment
  • Benefits include: Competitive pay, employer-paid healthcare, stock options

Nayya is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics

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