Jobs @ Turo

Engineering Manager

Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
<p>Turo’s mission is to put the world’s 1.5 billion+ vehicles to better use. To achieve our ambitious mission, we are looking for pioneering, mission-driven, and supportive Engineering Managers to lead our engineering efforts. Our engineering managers are people with varying technical backgrounds—some are more hands-on with technical details and actively code while others provide general technical direction and oversight.</p> <p>The Seeds, International, and New Business team is responsible for providing a delightful global experience for our Guests and Hosts. Turo currently operates in four countries, and our international business is growing more than 3x year-over-year and is responsible for almost 10% of our revenue.</p> <p>As engineering manager, you’ll lead a cross-functional team of talented software engineers that build features to support growth in our global marketplaces. Additionally, this this team maintains and evolves the systems necessary for a globalized product like localization, vehicle definitions, user onboarding, and other market-specific integrations.</p> <p><strong>What you'll do</strong></p> <ul> <li>Collaborate extensively with engineers, product managers, designers, and international stakeholders to deliver the next generation of product features.</li> <li>Coach your team to make good technical decisions while considering trade-offs such as impact, time to market, technical debt, user experience, and performance.</li> <li>Work with your product manager to develop a roadmap aligned with the team’s key business metrics.</li> <li>Support the professional and technical growth of your team members by providing them with feedback, coaching, and growth opportunities.</li> <li>Develop a resilient team that can adapt to and navigate challenges and obstacles.</li> <li>Work closely with the Turo recruiting team to hire high potential candidates from diverse backgrounds.</li> </ul> <p><strong>Your profile</strong></p> <ul> <li>1+ years of management or technical leadership experience with a team of at least 3 engineers</li> <li>4+ years of engineering experience</li> <li>You have experience with architectural patterns and best practices of large, high-scale consumer applications.</li> <li>You bias toward taking action, using the best available data to justify your actions and opinions, and make decisions that move the business forward.</li> <li>You help your team members grow by developing career plans and providing coaching and professional development opportunities.</li> <li>You lead by example, holding yourself to the same standards you set for your team.</li> <li>You are a strong communicator capable of sharing knowledge upward, downward, and across the organization.</li> <li>You have a track record of using business metrics to guide the scope and prioritization of your team’s efforts to maximize business impact.</li> <li>You believe that a healthy, inclusive, and collaborative team is essential to delivering results.</li> </ul> <p><strong>About Turo:</strong></p> <p>Turo is the world’s largest peer-to-peer car sharing marketplace where you can book any car you want, wherever you want it, from a vibrant community of trusted hosts across the US, Canada, the UK, and Germany. Guests choose from a totally unique selection of nearby cars, while hosts earn extra money to offset the costs of car ownership. A pioneer of the sharing economy and the travel industry, Turo is a safe, supportive community where the car you book is part of a story, not a fleet. Discover Turo at <a href="https://turo.com/">https://turo.com</a>, the App Store, and Google Play, and check out our blog, <a href="https://blog.turo.com/">Field Notes</a>. </p> <p>Turo has raised $450M to date from top-tier investors, including IAC, Daimler AG, Kleiner Perkins, GV, Canaan Partners, August Capital, and Shasta Ventures.</p> <p>Turo cultivates a tight-knit team of smart, critical thinkers who care about their work and their colleagues. Our recruiting team is always on the lookout for supportive, down-to-earth, pioneering, and efficient candidates to grow our team's talent and enrich our culture.</p> <p><a href="https://medium.com/@andre_haddad/connecting-the-dots-to-a-compelling-not-cultish-company-culture-35dc871cba08">Read more</a> about the Turo culture according to Turo CEO, Andre Haddad.</p> <p>We're an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We don't discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. When in doubt, please apply!</p> <p> </p>


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