: Engineering Manager

About Teampay

Teampay is the first purchasing software built for fast-growing, technology-enabled businesses. The way companies spend money has changed, rendering most expense management tools obsolete. Our products empower businesses to request, approve and track spending in real-time.

Every day, more and more finance teams rely on Teampay to scale company purchasing. Led by an experienced team with prior exits, Teampay has raised double-digit millions of capital from prominent venture investors including CrossCut Ventures, Tribe Capital, Precursor Ventures, and CoVenture.

We're an agile team building software thats revolutionizing how companies spend their money. Joining Teampay at this early stage is an opportunity to grow your skill set, build a company, and get paid to do it.

About the Role

Teampay is looking for an Engineering Manager who has extensive experience working as an engineer as well as developing a team. You will be the backstop for your teams technical decisions, owning the whitespace in your teams project area. Its crucial that youre able to recognize bad patterns and help your team avoid them. In your day to day you will need to quickly identify a solution when presented with a problem, ensuring the team is focused on prioritization throughout the planning process. A successful manager will be able to align with our management values and philosophy, providing support and mentorship to their direct reports as well as those they collaborate with. If you are interested in joining a scaling start-up please apply below. 

What you will do

  • Take ownership of the teams technical roadmap, setting the unified roadmap with product managers for delivery
  • Manage and support risks the backend engineering team may encounter
  • Actively coach, train, and grow a team of engineers to deliver on product features while helping them improve their skill sets 
  • Ensure the timely delivery of engineering initiatives 
  • Work collaboratively with Product, Engineering, and Design teams to develop and deliver scalable and reliable products
  • Communicate with the Executive staff to establish engineering best practices 
  • Mitigate escalations on the software platform
  • Recognize system deficiencies and implement effective solutions


  • 8+ years experience in software engineering with at least 4 years in a management role
  • Experience building and running in production distributed large-scale backend systems
  • Must have worked cross-functionally with Product Managers and Design peers
  • Ability to provide honest, direct and actionable feedback to the team and follow up with relevant coaching and guidance
  • Experience with Python and Django required
  • Experience with React/Redux and Stylus preferred

You'll love working at Teampay if...

You're a builder. You're passionate about crafting things that matter. You're curious and agile in thought and action. You value authenticity and possess a strong work ethic. You're empathetic and look forward to learning from people unlike yourself. You want to make an impact with a strong team. You look for challenges that force you to grow. You rarely miss a detail and always learn from your mistakes. You have diverse interests outside of work, but are ready to pitch in and be responsive when the pressure is on.


You can learn more about the product at www.teampay.co.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.