Engineering Manager (Desktop Application)

Job description

Location: Budapest, Expo square

Type of position: full-time (employee or contract)

Salary: from 1.600.000 HUF to 1.900.000 HUF monthly gross, depending on professional knowledge and experience

Experience: 3+ years in managing a desktop app development team


YOU
  • are excited about C++, Electron, CEF, and mixing desktop frontend technologies
  • love to see how your desktop app is used 24/7 around the world (yes, we have a realtime map)
  • know the key aspects of building a quality desktop product
  • can understand and help senior C++ developers to focus on their job
  • want to use feature flags, error reports, crash dump analysis
  • prefer solving problems on the spot, without meetings overhead
  • cooperate instead of processes and approvals
  • want to follow desktop app development trends


CHALLENGES YOU WILL BE WORKING ON
  • you will manage both C++ and React developers, which is a constant source of fun
  • work closely with your Product Owner and Lead Developer on features that makes the app better
  • improve our release channels, diagnostics, monitoring capabilities, hardware integrations
  • do not forget that your app is part of a platform that is in top 50 on Alexa global
  • most users are on Windows, but all platforms are equal
  • you will get freedom, but need to deliver constant improvements
  • you will get all resources, but keep your team to remain a high performer one
  • give feedback, hold 1:1-s, take care and grow your team

Requirements

  • 3+ years in managing a desktop app development team, on any platform
  • development experience of Windows desktop apps in any language
  • know the pros and cons of C++
  • know the pros and cons of web frontend technologies
  • GitFlow, Jira
  • talk/write in English to our colleagues in Luxembourg
OPTIONAL
  • relevant experience in cross-platform C++ development
  • audio-video codecs, anything that is audio/video/messaging

WHAT WE OFFER

    • Salary from 1.600.000 HUF to 1.900.000 HUF monthly gross, depending on professional knowledge and experience
    • Full trust from your day 1, with clear goals to achieve
    • High profile engineering team
    • Conferences, meetups
    • Customizable cafeteria, Medicover, sport card
    • Complimentary breakfast, coffee, guarded parking, sport courts at the office
    • Family Day, Christmas Party, BBQ, Hackathons

    Do you have experience with desktop app development? Would you want to continue your career as managing a cross-platform team? Do you prefer a stable business environment? Visit our office in Budapest, where 90+ software engineers share the same goal and vision: maintain our Nr. 1 position in an industry that is about entertainment, fun, and celebrities.