Sr. Engineering Manager, Systems & Infrastructure (Hybrid)



Software Engineering, Other Engineering
Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Posted on Monday, April 15, 2024

About HashiCorp

HashiCorp solves development, operations, and security challenges in infrastructure so organizations can focus on business-critical tasks. We build products to give organizations a consistent way to manage their move to cloud-based IT infrastructures for running their applications. Our products enable companies large and small to mix and match AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud, and other clouds as well as on-premises environments, easing their ability to deliver new applications.

At HashiCorp, we have used the Tao of HashiCorp as our guiding principles for product development and operate according to a strong set of company principles for how we interact with each other. We value top-notch collaboration and communication skills, both among internal teams and in how we interact with our users.

The Opportunity

As a Senior Engineering Manager, you will play a crucial role in guiding the engineering teams responsible for Infrastructure, FinOps, Licensing, SRE, and Operational Readiness. This role demands a leader who can balance technical depth with strategic foresight, driving initiatives that enhance our products' reliability, scalability, and operational efficiency.

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide strategic leadership and direction to the Engineering Managers overseeing Infrastructure, FinOps, Licensing, SRE, and Operational Readiness teams.
  • Develop and execute a comprehensive strategy that aligns with HashiCorp's objectives, ensuring cross-functional collaboration and cohesion among specialized teams.
  • Foster an environment of technical innovation and excellence, encouraging your teams to explore and implement best practices in cloud infrastructure management, operational readiness, and reliability engineering.
  • Drive initiatives that enhance operational efficiency, scalability, and performance across our cloud products, addressing current challenges and anticipating future needs.
  • Mentor and support Engineering Managers and their teams, promoting professional growth, collaboration, and high performance.
  • Work closely with product management, finance, and other stakeholders to ensure engineering efforts are closely aligned with business goals and customer needs.
  • Uphold and advocate for HashiCorp's culture and values, inspiring your teams to deliver their best work in a collaborative, inclusive environment.

Ideal Candidate

  • 10+ years of experience in software engineering, with at least 3-5 years in a senior leadership role managing multiple teams.
  • Demonstrated success in leading engineering teams across different domains, such as infrastructure, SRE, FinOps, or similar areas.
  • Strong technical foundation, with the ability to engage deeply on technical topics related to cloud infrastructure, software reliability, and operational practices.
  • Proven track record of strategic planning and execution, with the ability to drive projects to successful completion.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, capable of building strong relationships across teams and with senior leadership.
  • Experience in high-growth, fast-paced environments, navigating the complexities of scaling both teams and technology.
  • Familiarity with HashiCorp’s technology stack and products is a plus. #LI-hybrid