Engineering Manager

  • Exodus
  • Remote
  • Mar 08, 2021
Full time Engineering Management

Job Description


Exodus is looking for an engineering manager excited to work with a company who wants to help the world exit the traditional financial system and move into using cryptocurrency.

We are looking for someone to lead our Backend services team as well as the team that supports our growing list of assets.

We are currently growing exponentially and need strong leadership to head the way for some exciting projects where we will do things that have never been done in the crypto space.

What You Will Do

Technical Leadership

This is a 100% engineering management role. While you won’t be coding, you will help the team drive architectural decisions, define standards, and develop professionally.

Cross-Functional Scheduling

This person will be coordinating cross-functionally with Product Managers and other Engineering leaders.

Internal Planning

This role will also schedule work within the team to ensure the long-term scalability.


  • Technical Roadmapping
  • Staffing
  • Add consistency in terms of development architecture.
  • Depending on the team, coming up with process, architecture, and tooling improvements that increase efficiency.
  • Build redundancy and shared knowledge throughout the team.

People Management

You will be responsible for creating growth paths for team members. Likewise, you will be responsible for team orchestration (ie: augmenting the team to meet the needs of the organization).

Who You Are

Ideal candidates:

  • Have 2+ years of engineering management experience.
  • Have experience managing technical teams of 6+ people.
  • Are self-motivated, well organized, and excellent communicators - both written and verbal.

Nice to haves:

  • Experience managing distributed teams.
  • Crypto development or crypto management experience.
  • Strong experience in the NodeJS ecosystem (either in management or development).
  • Experience with Kubernetes.

Characteristics We Look For, Straight from our own Team

  • You take initiative. We all tend to wear different hats from time to time, so we encourage trying out new things.
  • You're passionate. Exodus is not just a job, it’s a mission.
  • You're empathetic. The ability to give and receive feedback with empathy is instrumental in individual growth and company growth.
  • You’re focused on delivery. We are results-oriented and need self-starters who don’t wait around for direction.

What we Offer

  • Freedom to work wherever you want, whenever you want.
  • Building the future. Cryptocurrencies lay the foundation to the internet of value, the next major wave in application technology and personal finance.
  • Collaborative and feedback-driven culture.
  • Opportunity to grow.
  • Fair pay, no matter where you live along with a competitive benefits package.

Our Hiring Process

At Exodus, we pride ourselves in hiring people from all around the world. We work with individuals from various backgrounds; some traditional and some a bit more unconventional.

Our hiring process focuses on two pillars.

Efficiency. You can expect the process to take about two weeks. We know what it’s like to wait several weeks for a recruiter to get back to you and we want to be respectful of your time.

Transparency. We anticipate you asking questions and will answer with transparency and respect.

We are committed to shaping a better world and have built our team based on always being candid, customer advocacy, commitment to help and delivery.

Overall, our goal is that you have a great candidate experience with us.