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Engineering Leadership Team Assistant

Remote

Remote

Remote
Posted on Thursday, February 1, 2024

About Remote

Remote is solving global remote organizations’ biggest challenge: employing anyone anywhere compliantly. We make it possible for businesses big and small to employ a global team by handling global payroll, benefits, taxes, and compliance. Check out remote.com/how-it-works to learn more or if you’re interested in adding to the mission, scroll down to apply now.

Please take a look at remote.com/handbook to learn more about our culture and what it is like to work here. Not only do we encourage folks from all ethnic groups, genders, sexuality, age and abilities to apply, but we prioritize a sense of belonging. You can check out independent reviews by other candidates on Glassdoor or look up the results of our candidate surveys to see how others feel about working and interviewing here.

All of our positions are fully remote. You do not have to relocate to join us!

The position

We're seeking an Engineering Operations Manager to improve our engineering workflows and assist our leadership team. The ideal candidate will understand the entire product development process, have strong project management skills, and be highly organized.

The Engineering Operations Manager will ensure that daily engineering operations run smoothly, allowing our leadership to focus on broader strategic goals. Good communication skills and the ability to collaborate effectively are essential for this role.

What you bring

  • Proven experience in technology operations, strategy, program or project management
  • Strong analytical and technical skills
  • Naturally comfortable maintaining the confidentiality of highly sensitive material
  • Ability to juggle with multiple tasks and prioritise in a dynamic environment.
  • Ability to collaborate with remote teams across different time zones and foster a cohesive work environment.
  • Self-starter who can operate independently and move quickly from one task to another.

Job Responsibilities

  • Oversee and enhance operational processes within the engineering department.
  • Establish and manage vendor relationships, including assessments and negotiations.
  • Assist in budget preparation, management, and reporting.
  • Coordinate the onboarding process for new hires.
  • Organize and manage schedules, meetings, calls, and departmental events, whether in person or remote.
  • Oversee the preparation, organization, and maintenance of department documentation.
  • Implement policies and procedures to improve efficiency and effectiveness within the department.
  • Provide general project support as needed, including ad-hoc reporting.

Remote Compensation Philosophy

Remote's Total Rewards philosophy is to ensure fair, unbiased compensation and fair equity pay along with competitive benefits in all locations in which we operate. We do not agree to or encourage cheap-labor practices and therefore we ensure to pay above in-location rates. We hope to inspire other companies to support global talent-hiring and bring local wealth to developing countries.

At first glance our salary bands seem quite wide - here is some context. At Remote we have international operations and a globally distributed workforce. We use geo ranges to consider geographic pay differentials as part of our global compensation strategy to remain competitive in various markets while we hiring globally.

The base salary range for this full-time position is between $34,250 USD to $115,550 USD. Our salary ranges are determined by role, level and location, and our job titles may span more than one career level. The actual base pay for the successful candidate in this role is dependent upon many factors such as location, transferable or job-related skills, work experience, relevant training, business needs, and market demands. The base salary range may be subject to change.

Practicals

  • You'll report to: VP Engineering
  • Team: Engineering
  • Location: Anywhere in the World
  • Start date: As soon as possible

Application process

  1. Interview with recruiter
  2. Interview with Engineering Manager
  3. Interview with Engineering Director
  4. Interview with VP Engineering
  5. Prior employment verification check

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Benefits

Our full benefits & perks are explained in our handbook at remote.com/r/benefits. As a global company, each country works differently, but some benefits/perks are for all Remoters:
  • work from anywhere
  • unlimited personal time off (minimum 4 weeks)
  • quarterly company-wide day off for self care
  • flexible working hours (we are async)
  • 16 weeks paid parental leave
  • mental health support services
  • stock options
  • learning budget
  • home office budget & IT equipment
  • budget for local in-person social events or co-working spaces

How you’ll plan your day (and life)

We work async at Remote which means you can plan your schedule around your life (and not around meetings). Read more at remote.com/async.

You will be empowered to take ownership and be proactive. When in doubt you will default to action instead of waiting. Your life-work balance is important and you will be encouraged to put yourself and your family first, and fit work around your needs.

If that sounds like something you want, apply now!

How to apply

  1. Please fill out the form below and upload your CV with a PDF format.
  2. We kindly ask you to submit your application and CV in English, as this is the standardised language we use here at Remote.
  3. If you don’t have an up to date CV but you are still interested in talking to us, please feel free to add a copy of your LinkedIn profile instead.

We will ask you to voluntarily tell us your pronouns at interview stage, and you will have the option to answer our anonymous demographic questionnaire when you apply below. As an equal employment opportunity employer it’s important to us that our workforce reflects people of all backgrounds, identities, and experiences and this data will help us to stay accountable. We thank you for providing this data, if you chose to.

Need help? Email hiring@remote.com