Software Engineer Manager, Event Tracking

Istanbul, Turkey

About the Role

Udemy Event Tracking team is looking for an Engineering Manager to join our team!

You will lead the team that designs, builds, and integrates scalable systems and tools which  help us achieve our mission of improving lives through learning.

The Event Tracking team focuses on building and maintaining a world class scalable event collection system to help Udemy to collect high-quality data. Building and maintaining the Event Tracking system, you will play a role in enabling Udemy to be a data driven company.

The key technologies and concepts used in Event Tracking are; 
Apache Kafka, Apache Avro, Microservices, Kubernetes, Kotlin, Python, Apache Hive, SQL, ReactJS, Swift, Scrum, and many more...

Here’s what you’ll be doing:

  • Manage and scale the team.
  • Collaborate with external stakeholders and customers throughout the company to develop innovative solutions.
  • Communicate and align plans as well as dependencies to broader Engineering teams
  • Coach individuals, inspire creative thinking, and foster innovation with rigor in technical excellence  
  • Drive a learning environment for the organization and act as a mentor for engineers and leaders
  • Guide your teams in best practices around software development, documentation, coding standards, performance, fault tolerance, and scalability
  • Embrace our culture of collaboration, transparent, inclusive, respectful, feedback with open and direct communication
  • Research or prototype solutions and contribute to the codebase as needed

We’re excited about you because you:

  • Have 5+ years of software engineering experience.
  • Have 2+ years of engineering management experience, with a proven track record of building robust, scalable, distributed systems.
  • Have great track record of hiring top talents, mentor and grow talent
  • Have strong technical excellence plus experience with owning and shipping substantial product features that support consumer-scale web applications like
  • Have hands-on experience in design, architecture, and delivering robust, scalable features and services with solid technical vision
  • Have strong leadership, communication and problem solving skills
  • Are creative and not afraid to step outside of your comfort zone.
  • Are team-oriented, friendly, reliable, humble, receptive to feedback, and you gain satisfaction from helping others.
  • Have troubleshooting and problem-solving skills, with attention to detail and effective communication skills.
  • Have the desire to keep learning and always seek to improve yourself and people around you.
We understand that not everyone will match the above qualifications 100%. If your background isn’t perfectly aligned but you feel you would be a great addition to the team, we’d love to hear from you.

About Udemy 

At Udemy, we’re all about improving lives through the power of learning. We are a leading global learning company and one of the world’s largest education platforms with more than 54 million learners. Our goal is to provide flexible, effective skill development to empower organizations and individuals. Talented people are everywhere, but opportunities can be hard to come by. That’s why we’re focused on revolutionizing learning, using our skills and expertise to help others develop theirs and reach their full potential. Individually, we bring our unique perspective to reimagine the way we share knowledge. Together, we can improve lives by empowering our learners, our instructors, and businesses around the world.

We are proud to be recognized for our world-class employee experience. Learn more about our Great Place to Work certification here and find out what it's like to work at Udemy on our blog.

Udemy is headquartered in San Francisco with global offices in the US, Turkey, Ireland, Australia, India, and Brazil. Learn more on our company page.

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At Udemy, we value diversity and inclusion and consider qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital or family status, veteran status, medical condition or disability.

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