Engineering Manager, Gifting



About the Team

DoorDash is looking for an Engineering Manager to help lead our Gifting team in Los Angeles. Gifting is one of three big bets for DoorDash. We are currently making gifting more than a special occasion but an everyday pleasant experience through better discovery of gifts from specialized merchants for every occasion.

Youre excited about this opportunity because you will

  • Build, lead and grow a team of 8-10 engineers, that will build best in class mobile and web experiences for Gifting
  • Collaborate with product to help define and execute on the roadmap of Gifting
  • Own the hiring process for your team, by partnering with recruiting to help grow a diverse and inclusive team

Were excited about you because

  • You're a strong technical leader with experience building mission critical products and/or platforms
  • You will bring your expertise in building and operating high scale systems with a focus on reliability, scalability and solving business needs
  • Youre an owner - driven, focused, and quick to take ownership of your work
  • You're humble - youre willing to jump in and youre open to feedback
  • You're empathetic - you have deep care for your customers and your team in order to balance product priorities and team growth
  • You are adaptable, resilient, and able to thrive in ambiguity - things change quickly in our fast-paced startup and youll need to be able to keep up!
  • You are growth-minded - youre eager to expand your skill set and excited to carve out your career path in a hyper-growth setting
  • Your desire for impact - ready to take on a lot of responsibility and work collaboratively with your team
  • You have BS, M.S., or PhD. in Computer Science or equivalent
  • You have 3+ years of experience in people management, leading a team size of 10+ engineers
  • You have 8+ years of industry experience
  • You have prior experience in building and managing mobile & web teams
  • You have prior experience working in a Cloud environment such as AWS is a plus

About DoorDash

At DoorDash, our mission to empower local economies shapes how our team members move quickly, learn, and reiterate in order to make impactful decisions that display empathy for our range of usersfrom Dashers to merchant partners to consumers. We are a technology and logistics company that started with door-to-door delivery, and we are looking for team members who can help us go from a company that is known for delivering food to a company that people turn to for any and all goods.

DoorDash is growing rapidly and changing constantly, which gives our team members the opportunity to share their unique perspectives, solve new challenges, and own their careers. We're committed to supporting employees happiness, healthiness, and overall well-being by providing comprehensive benefits and perks including premium healthcare, wellness expense reimbursement, paid parental leave and more.

Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Were committed to growing and empowering a more inclusive community within our company, industry, and cities. Thats why we hire and cultivate diverse teams of people from all backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives. We believe that true innovation happens when everyone has room at the table and the tools, resources, and opportunity to excel.

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