We are looking for a Software Engineering Manager to join and grow our R&D team in Stockholm.
What you'll do
Build and lead a cross-functional team comprising of both technical and operational roles through hiring, supporting, coaching, mentoring, feedback and hands-on career development
Drive development & strategy for the team.
Devise, develop and operate a set of operational tooling which allows Spotify to effectively assess and act on existing and emergent opportunities built on our SDKs and APIs.
Build relationships across a wide variety of domains & business units to understand both their distinct and shared strategic needs and concerns
Inform and influence senior leadership on emergent opportunities to ensure we balance the best user experience with strongest business impact
Drive the vision and long-term strategy in the team and contribute to the wider tribe vision and strategy
Make sure your team is doing the right things, while not spreading too thinly. A healthy balance of innovation, support and maintenance is key for all successful teams at Spotify
Who you are
You'll have a growth mindset - you embrace challenges and celebrate wins as well as failures
You have experience with developing leadership, supporting managers, and growing the whole team across multiple levels
You know how to set a technical strategy for an organization and drive the technical transformation needed across teams
Solid experience leading the organisational and leadership challenges that come with scaling an engineering group
Knowledgeable and passionate about software development
Proven experience with applying agile software development practices to create high-performing teams
Passion about creating a healthy culture for individual growth, have interests in inclusion and belonging efforts and a high regard for championing positive mental health practices