Senior Engineering Manager / Director of Engineering - Mobile/iOS/Android

Austin, Texas, United States · Engineering


Are you hungry to make an impact? Want to take a leading role in building systems reaching millions of people? Do you feel at home working on a fast paced team? Then come join one of the top ranked mobile startups in the world.

We’re a lean, cross-functional team of highly motivated engineers, data scientists, product managers, marketers, and designers. Our projects range from small experiments in optimization to big swings at creating brand new user experiences.

Our Product team is driving substantial increases in active users, fueling our rise to one of the top apps in the app store and world. Our user-base is global, engaged, and growing, and we’re just getting started!

We are looking for a Senior Engineering Manager/ Director of Engineering to provide sound technical leadership in all aspects of our business. You will communicate with employees, stakeholders and customers to develop and implement the technology roadmap alongside our Director of Product.

Strategic thinking and strong business acumen are essential in this role. We expect you to be well-versed in current technological trends and familiar with a variety of business concepts, as well as an excellent communicator and public speaker. If this is you, we’d like to meet you. This position is located in Austin, TX and we'll move you here (remote possible for U.S. only)!

At Newchip, we help over 100,000 users connect with alternative asset investments and we are growing at a massive rate and we are looking for a seasoned Engineering Manager to help scale our mobile development team. If you're an intelligent and highly ambitious entrepreneur, we want to talk to you.

Projects we work on include:

Location: building new location-based investment experiences on Newchip.

Authentication: rebuilt and streamlined Newchip authentication and account management systems, adding support for alternative signup and login methods like phone number in order to fuel growth in downloads and registrations.

Push Notifications: optimized the central service for all transactional push notification strategy behind daily push notifications. Our team A/B tests delivery strategies in order to increase delivery rates, reduce opt-outs, and increase user engagement.

New User Onboarding: optimized the new user experience to maximize the likelihood that a new user falls in love with Newchip.

Recommend: built the ability to share Newchip recommendations and investments with your friends!

User Retention: optimized the end of the user lifecycle funnel, building features to understand why users stop using Newchip and adding incentives or addressing their friction points.

And much more in the works!

As an Engineering Manager on our Product team, you will:

Bonus points if you have:

Hands-on mobile or web development experience
Experience with geospatial data storage and utilization
Experience with Hadoop, Spark, Cassandra, or other big data tools
Startup leadership experience
Implemented machine learning algorithms in production
Run A/B tests and analyzed the results
React Native, NodeJS, and Java experience
Understanding of growth-related metrics




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