Engineering Manager, Backend

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Project Engineering, Project Management, Operations Management
  3. United States
Mountain View, USA
Posting date: 16 Jun 2020

Proclinical is currently recruiting for an Engineering Manager for a global healthcare provider located in Mountain View, CA. As the Backend Engineering Manager, you will lead a team of developers to build a world-class microservices architecture to help the company product scale.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Lead a team of developers to build a world-class microservices architecture to help the company product scale.
  • Coordinate the team's efforts in core development using the agile methodology.
  • Work closely with leadership to plan and manage a sustainable release cycle.
  • Manage a team responsible for the core backend services for the company, which include our conversation engine, accounts management and SSO.
  • Coordinate with Data and Business teams as needed.
  • Recruit, mentor and grow team members.
  • Build a culture of engineering best practice.s

Skills and Requirements:

  • Minimum of 10+ years of experience in software development.
  • 5+ years of experience leading a team.
  • Experience leading a team of Engineers through various stages of product development, with a prior focus on scaling consumer-facing applications.
  • Java / Javascript / Node.js experience required.
  • Spring Boot/Hibernate nice-to-have.
  • Experience with microservice architecture.
  • Experience with AWS.
  • Experience with Kubernetes a very big plus.
  • Experience with both SQL and NoSQL technologies, when to use what.
  • Familiarity with Test Driven Development a big plus.
  • Knowledge of SSO practices and OAuth workflows a plus.
  • Comfortable moving quickly and learning new technologies to use daily.
  • Religious about writing maintainable and performant code.
  • Experience scaling backend services to millions of users.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Lewis Rooney at (+1) 415-481-3817 or

Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.