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Engineering Manager



Software Engineering, Other Engineering
Europe · United Kingdom
Posted on Wednesday, October 18, 2023

We want to make work and study more efficient and enjoyable, by providing the best digital paper solution possible. We plan to be the go-to tool for all forms of notes. Our digital paper and learning ecosystem inspires anyone to take notes, share what they know, collaborate with others, and learn as a community

Goodnotes is growing the marketplace and content platform that serves millions of users and thousands of creators to share their learning materials and help people study efficiently, with science-backed learning methods.

Our Values:

Dream big
Build great things
Take ownership
Win like a sports team
Learn and grow fast
Share our passion

About the Team

You will lead a distributed team across Europe and Asia, with shared time for collaborative activities such as planning, retros, stand-ups, and brainstorming sessions. The team is building both a B2C & B2B Marketplace for tens of millions of active users to purchase various digital stationary and customisable learning materials, including notebook templates, stickers, and exam prep resources. Additionally, we manage the infrastructure that supports Goodnotes’ in-app purchases and subscription services.

What you’ll do

  • Scale the marketplace in terms of users, creator & content.
  • Contribute to strategy, create roadmaps and lead sprints
  • Scale and manage a multi-disciplinary engineering team
  • Mentor and guide the professional and technical development of the team

Who you are

  • Have experience of working on world class B2C products that have been used by millions
  • You have experience of leading engineering teams, providing technical expertise and career guidance
  • Have a working knowledge of mobile ecosystem, architectures, trends and emerging technologies
  • You are ready and able to do some hands on coding when required
  • You are passionate about productivity, marketplace and forefront technologies in general

Interview Process

  • Introduction: The Talent Team want to hear more about your background, what you are looking for, and why you’d like to join Goodnotes
  • Live coding & Technical interview: with one of our Engineers
  • Hiring Manager interview: A call with our VP of Engineering to discuss leadership/management experience and biggest challenges
  • Values interview - Meeting with a member of the Goodnotes Team to answer questions relating to take ownership AND build great things
  • CEO interview: A chance to meet our Founder and discuss the challenges ahead and your experience