Engineering Team Manager, Databases

Squarespace, New York, NY

Help the world share their story

The Squarespace Databases Team team is looking for an Engineering Team Manager to support our engineers as they build the future of Squarespace's data platform. We manage many of the stateful systems at Squarespace, including databases, queues, and caches. It's a critically important job, and our goal is to have fun doing it.

You will work with our peer teams within the Infrastructure organization and our internal customers across the rest of Engineering. You will manage approximately six direct reports, and you will report directly to the team's Engineering Manager. We have offices in New York City and Portland, Oregon, and we are open to remote candidates.

You’ll Get To…

  • Coach our wonderful engineers
  • Build the team's technical roadmap and set our priorities
  • Find the right tools and workflows for our team
  • Work across teams to accomplish big things

Who We’re Looking For

  • 2+ years of management or equivalent experience
  • Experience in software engineering, data systems, and *nix environments
  • Desire to build great relationships and work through conflict

Benefits & Perks

  • Health insurance with 100% premium covered for you and your dependent children
  • Fertility and adoption benefits
  • Headspace mindfulness app subscription
  • Retirement benefits with employer match
  • Flexible vacation & paid time off
  • Up to 20 weeks of paid family leave
  • Equity plan for all employees
  • Pre-tax commuter benefits
  • Education reimbursement 
  • Employee donation match to community organizations
  • 7 Employee Resource Groups across locations
  • Dog-friendly workplace
  • Free lunch and snacks
  • Private rooftop      

About Squarespace

Squarespace is a leading all-in-one website building and ecommerce platform that enables millions to build a brand and transact with their customers in an impactful and beautiful online presence. Our products allow anyone at any stage of their journey to manage their projects and businesses through websites, domains, ecommerce, marketing tools, and scheduling, along with tools for managing a social media presence with Unfold and hospitality business management through Tock. Squarespace democratizes access to outstanding design, helping our customers in approximately 200 countries and territories maintain consistent branding across all digital touchpoints to stand out online. Our team of more than 1,400 is headquartered in downtown New York City, with offices in Dublin, Ireland, Portland, Oregon, and Chicago, Illinois. For more information, visit www.squarespace.com.www.squarespace.com.

Our Commitment 

Today, more than a million people around the globe use Squarespace to share different perspectives and experiences with the world. Not only do we embrace and celebrate the diversity of our customers, but we also work toward the same in our employees. At Squarespace, we are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, national origin, gender, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital or parental status, disability, veteran status, or other class protected by applicable law. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.

About Squarespace

Squarespace's platform empowers millions of people — from individuals and local artists to entrepreneurs shaping the world’s most iconic businesses — to share their stories and create an impactful, stylish, and easy-to-manage online presence.


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