: Engineering Manager
61 Broadway
New York, NY 10013


As an Engineering Manager at Hello Alfred, youll be responsible for leading a skilled and growing team of engineers. Youll work with Product, Design, and Operations to build the software that sits at the intersection between technology and the real world.  Its your job to develop, hire, nurture, and build the people who makes that intersection better.

As the leader of a growing team, youll be responsible for the technology choices, data architecture, and scalability of our platform. You will advance our engineering philosophy and practices to lead the construction of a new type of service. Hello Alfred offers the opportunity to work closely with all aspects of a multi-sided business: our operations team, our customers andthe stars of the showthe Alfred Client Managers.

Youll help us be successful by

  • Having a deep, unabiding curiosity about how everything works
  • Being an incredibly strong verbal and written communicator
  • Helping us organize the wild, chaotic, wonderful world of developing software at a startup
  • Feeling an unparalleled sense of ownership about our systems and business
  • Knowing a few things and having curiosity about Javascript, Node.js, and TypeScript (bonus points for Go and React Native)

What superpowers youll use

  • A tendency to hold strong positions on technology weekly
  • Being very approachable and naturally communicative
  • Thinking through and solving tough issues, tasks, and problems be they policy, software, or the rituals that empower the team
  • The capacity to break down large, complex, high-level features into smaller, easily understood and executed work
  • The maturity to hold your team, peers, and manager to high standards
  • The drive to teach, mentor, and learn in equal parts

Who you are

  • 5+ years experience in writing scalable, production grade software
  • 2+ years of experience as an Engineering Manager or Tech Lead
  • Some experience with JavaScript / TypeScript, Go, or React Native

Our mission

Were on a mission to build intuitive, personal help and anticipatory technology into one of the most important spaces in our lives: our home. As a startup at the intersection of four multi-billion dollar industries- real estate, technology, service and commerce -  Hello Alfred is a new kind of company, thats trusted to serve consumers past their front door.  Partnering with the largest real estate developers in the world, Hello Alfreds footprint has grown rapidly in the last three years and currently operates over 20 markets.