Engineering Manager, Data Infrastructure

Engineering Manager, Data Infrastructure

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Wealthsimple is on a mission to help everyone achieve financial freedom, no matter who they are or how much they have. Using smart technology, Wealthsimple takes financial services that are often confusing, opaque, and expensive and makes them simple, transparent, and low-cost. We're the company behind some of Canada's leading digital financial products and are growing faster than ever.

Our team is reimagining what it means to manage your money. Smart, high-performing team members will challenge you to learn and grow every day. We value great work and great ideas — not ego. We're looking for talented people who love a fast-paced environment and want to ship often and make an impact with ground-breaking ideas.

We’re a remote-first team and output is more important than face time, so where you choose to work is up to you — as long as you have internet access, you can work from anywhere in Canada. Be a part of our Canadian success story and help shape the financial future of millions — join us! Read ourCulture Manual and learn more abouthow we work.

The team & the role

The Data Infrastructure team at Wealthsimple consists of software engineers with a diverse set of skills and backgrounds in math, operations research, computer science, engineering, and business. The team is growing and we’re looking for an Engineering Manager who is excited to hire, grow, and lead a team of ~8 engineers and drive Wealthsimple’s Data Infrastructure strategy. 2022 is the year of infrastructure for our Data team and we have ambitious goals! Our focus is around laying out the next iteration of our data platform to enable Wealthsimple to make better decisions.

In this role, you’ll have the impact to:

    • Lead and grow a team of engineers as we build the future of financial services
    • Set the technical vision for scalable data infrastructure projects
    • Establish the roadmap and architecture for Wealthsimple’s next-generation data infrastructure - build and operate large-scale distributed systems such as Airflow, Flink, Kafka, Spark, etc.
    • Lead complex technical efforts involving many engineers regarding project impact, product quality, and engineering efficiency
    • Partner with stakeholders across R&D teams to drive and resolve data-related technical problems at scale
    • Set organizational standards and influence our engineering culture

We’re looking for someone who has:

    • Experience building diverse teams and implementing practices that foster an inclusive culture
    • Worked with data at scale using distributed platforms such as Airflow, Flink, Kafka, Spark, or similar
    • Experience with the design and implementation of high-performance systems having reliable monitoring and logging
    • Experience with coding languages such as Java or Python
At Wealthsimple, we are building products for a diverse world and we need a diverse team to do that successfully. We strongly encourage applications from everyone regardless of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status. Wealthsimple provides an accessible candidate experience. If you need any accommodations or adjustments throughout the interview process and beyond, please let us know.
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