Engineering Manager

    • Pittsburgh, PA
An engineering leader to join a world-class company with a world-changing mission. 
 
Duolingo is the most popular language learning application in the world, with over 300 million users. We are passionate about education, fact-based decision making, and elegant solutions to cross-functional problems; if that sounds like you, then come join us as we build the next-generation learning company! 
 
As an Engineering Manager at Duolingo, you have the technical chops to provide technical leadership and the people skills to manage a team of engineers. You manage your team’s goals, contribute to overall product strategy and develop your the software engineers on your team.  Our teams work on a variety of projects including learning improvements, monetization, growth, and new initiatives.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Manage a team of software engineers, including task planning and code reviews.
  • Drive technical projects and provide leadership in an innovative and fast-paced environment.
  • Be responsible for the overall planning, execution and success of complex technical projects.
  • Work closely with business, product management and design to ensure we are building the best products.
  • Contribute technically to projects.
Requirements:
  • B.A./B.S. in Computer Science or a related field.
  • Relevant work experience, including industry experience.
  • Demonstrated expertise in problem solving and technical innovation.
  • Technical management experience managing teams consisting of five or more.
  • People management skills, proven track record of mentoring and coaching team members.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to relocate to Pittsburgh, PA.
Exceptional candidates will have: 
  • Master's degree or PhD in Computer Science or related field.
  • Extensive engineering experience in fast-growing, consumer-facing, data-driven startups.

 


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