Engineering Lead, Developer Platform
- Seattle, WA, USA
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At Square Developer platform, we are focused on enabling developers to build applications and integrations to meet the needs of a wide range of merchants. Our IAM services enable businesses to control access to applications, employees and other businesses. With the growth of the Square platform, the workload and access requirements have evolved significantly, demanding the next order of scale and flexibility in our access management systems.
The Developer Platform team is driving the evolution of our systems to an open platform that provides access to a rich ecosystem of services for merchants. We are looking for a director-level engineering leader to enable this shift while maintaining a seamless experience for our customers and internal services. This hugely impactful and visible role requires a leader who can build a long-term vision for the space, drive execution, develop credibility across the company and influence other engineering leaders across Square products.
Hire and develop leaders on your team to drive the strategy of the greater Developer Platform organization
Work closely with product managers and peer teams across Square to deliver results in a fast-paced environment
Drive long-term thinking and innovation in an ambiguous space, and evangelize your organization to drive the business forward.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, or a related field
10+ years relevant software development and systems design experience
5+ years of experience as a Software Development Manager
Proven experience with service-oriented architectures, design patterns and large scale web services
Prior experience working in the security and IAM domains
Prior experience working on building platforms for Developers
Experience leading large software services that have successfully been delivered to customers