Engineering Manager, Platform

Full Time

Atlassian is continuing to hire with all interviewing and on-boarding done virtually due to COVID-19. All new and existing Atlassians will continue to work from home until it’s safe to return to our offices. When our offices re-open, we will provide the choice to work from home or return to work in an office unless a job requirement makes it necessary for a particular role to be performed at an Atlassian office.

Atlassian helps teams everywhere change the world. Our products are revolutionising the software industry and helping teams collaborate and craft the magic that delivers their best work. Think NASA launching the Rover on Mars or Cochlear gifting those born deaf with the ability to hear, your work directly impacts the products they use to advance humanity.
We're looking for an engineering manager to manage a team of developers for our media platform, which powers file uploads and attachments across our Cloud products like Jira, Confluence, and Bitbucket.

You will be responsible for helping build and maintain an effective team, empowering them to achieve their goals. You provide and use inspiration and creativity to help the team solve difficult challenges and drive outcomes. With your software engineering expertise, you will support the team to flesh out and provide guidance on engineering initiatives, technical designs, and new and existing features.

In this role, you will also be responsible for the management of individuals reporting to you. You will be coaching, mentoring, and supporting them in their professional development to help unlock their full potential and grow.

In this role you'll get to:

  • Collaborate with other platform and product teams every day
  • Work on a system that handles up to a million requests per minute and hosts multiple petabytes of data for our Cloud customers
  • Help software engineers troubleshoot complex technical problems at scale
  • Work with a mix of software developers across all levels of seniority

On your first day, we'll expect you to have:

  • Familiarity with agile software development methodologies
  • Experience with designing back-end systems and APIs
  • Ability to drive technical excellence, pushing innovation and quality

Experience in the following is preferred:

  • Microservices-based architecture in AWS, especially EC2, S3, and DynamoDB
  • Experience with React-based front-end architecture
  • Solving problems in distributed systems
  • Node.js ecosystem
More about our benefits

Whether you work in an office or a distributed team, Atlassian is highly collaborative and yes, fun! To support you at work (and play) we offer some fantastic perks: ample time off to relax and recharge, flexible working options, five paid volunteer days a year for your favourite cause, an annual allowance to support your learning & growth, unique ShipIt days, a company paid trip after five years and lots more.

More about Atlassian

Creating software that empowers everyone from small startups to the who’s who of tech is why we’re here. We build tools like Jira, Confluence, Bitbucket, and Trello to help teams across the world become more nimble, creative, and aligned—collaboration is the heart of every product we dream of at Atlassian. From Amsterdam and Austin, to Sydney and San Francisco, we’re looking for people who want to write the future and who believe that we can accomplish so much more together than apart. At Atlassian, we’re committed to an environment where everyone has the autonomy and freedom to thrive, as well as the support of like-minded colleagues who are motivated by a common goal to: Unleash the potential of every team.

Additional Information

We believe that the unique contributions of all Atlassians is the driver of our success. To make sure that our products and culture continue to incorporate everyone's perspectives and experience we never discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, or marital, veteran, or disability status.

Atlassian is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to all individuals participating in the application and interview process, and while performing job functions. Please note that you will have the opportunity to request accommodations at each stage of the assessment process. To request accommodations before scheduling an interview, please reach out to atlassian-accommodations@atlassian.com and someone will follow up shortly.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Learn more about Atlassian’s culture, interviewing flow, and hiring process by checking out our Candidate Resource Hub.
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