Engineering Manager - Blocket

Engineering Manager - Blocket

Are you an inclusive, collaborative and techy leader? Are you passionate about making individuals and teams grow? We know that our success starts with the people and since our technology is evolving a great deal and we need to continuously adapt and evolve how we work in order to have the happiest and most productive teams. This is where you come in!

We are Blocket, Sweden's largest and most popular marketplace with around 12,3M monthly active users generating 85 million sessions. We are proud of our work to enable second-hand trade in Sweden and our contribution to a positive environmental impact.

Want to get a feel for the Blocket vibe? Check us out on Instagram & LinkedIn!

What you´ll be up to:

You´ll be our new EM for the AdIn team here at Blocket, leading a cross-functional team of 20 engineers (backenders, frontenders, full-stackers and QAs) and your focus will be on supporting, challenging and growing your team members.

So, what´s "AdIn" you say? Well, have you ever sold anything on Blocket? Basically the team develops and enhance all services connected to the "seller-journey", both for the B2B and B2C market.

This is a fairly new team that is a blend of 3 different teams and 3 different platforms. The main initial focus will lie on aligning a road-map, developing a joint culture and making sure that we progress. Fun, right?

Who you are:

You love connecting with different kinds of people, building online products and all things tech! As our EM, you´ll focus on constantly growing our engineers while solving complex technical problems that deliver impact on our products on a daily basis.

  • You enjoy developing and growing people and have experience from roles as EM or Dev Manager
  • Experience as a developer (or QA engineer)
  • Have built online products
  • Humble and open approach as a leader with an inclusive mindset
Interested in joining the Blocket world?

We look forward to hearing from you! Send your CV or apply with your LinkedIn-profile and let us know what makes you tick, we love to get to know you a bit better.

Buzz: Development Manager, Tribe Lead, Software Engineer, Developer,Fullstack, Research, Backend, Frontend, Agile, Kanban, Mob Programming, Scrum, UX, Systemutvecklare

Mer info
Område Stockholms stad
Yrkesroll Data & IT, Utvecklare
Typ av anställning Heltid, Tillsvidareanställd
Sista ansökningsdag 29 feb 2020 (40 dagar kvar)

Om arbetsgivaren

The Blocket journey began in Skåne 1996 - since then the concept of Blocket has been exported to over 40 other countries. Today, Blocket, which is owned by the media group Schibsted, is Sweden's largest online marketplace. There are approximately 600 000 items, vehicles, jobs and housing being advertised and discovered by its 5 million visitors every week. The value for all advertisements in 2018 amounted to SEK 714 billion - equal to 15 percent of Sweden's GDP. Thanks to second-hand trading at Blocket, 0.8 million tonnes of greenhouse gases can be avoided every year. The output being equivalent to if Stockholm's city roads stood empty for about a year. Blocket has approximately 240 colleagues and the office is located in central Stockholm. Together, we are passionate about second-hand trading, the environment and the continued growth of Blocket - one of Sweden's largest sites. We are proud environmental heroes, https: // ... and enjoy working together,