Engineering Manager, Application

NYC or Remote

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Olo powers digital ordering and delivery programs that connect restaurant brands to the on-demand world, placing orders directly into the restaurant through all order origination points – from a brand’s own website or app, third party...

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We are looking for an Engineering Manager to grow and run our Application team within the Customer Intelligence and Front of House organization.
We want people who are passionate about building top performing teams and driving execution involving different product areas and multiple projects through small pods / teams.
Reporting to the Director of Engineering, the Engineering Manager, Application will build, grow, and run the Application team. The Application team can be viewed as the builders of differentiated, value added apps on our Platform. The team manages four product areas which are the Host App (iOS and web), Marketing Automation, Sentiment, and Growth (Tooling and Onboarding). There is tremendous opportunity to grow this team into its own organization with individual teams and team leaders.
You can work remotely from anywhere in the U.S. or at Olo's headquarters in NYC on the 82nd floor of One World Trade Center.

What You’ll Do

  • Strategize with other leaders and partners on your team's quarterly roadmap
  • Lead the team as they work towards the planned roadmap while removing impediments to the team's progress
  • Communicate with Product, executive partners, and the greater Engineering team on roadmap progress, track metrics, and achieve results
  • You'll remain technical through facilitating technical roadmap conversations and decisions and driving the team to their best technical abilities.
  • Hire great talent and grow your team while also developing tech leads and team leads
  • Support the team. Develop your staff through 1:1s, mentoring, and targeted growth plans.

What We’ll Expect From You

  • 3+ years experience in a similar role
  • Experience managing different product areas and small pods/teams
  • Experience hiring and developing individuals on your team
  • Experience with writing and collaborating on roadmaps including product features and engineering improvements
  • Experience with performance management and driving your team to delivery on the roadmap
  • Experience managing remote teams
  • Empathy and concern for team and individual outcomes

Nice to Have

  • Past engineering experience in web development esp. with Javascript technologies like Node.js
  • Experience managing iOS and web teams
  • Experience growing leaders

Customer Intelligence & FOH organization’s Tech Stack

  • Languages: Javascript, Typescript
  • Frameworks: Vue, Node
  • Datastores: PostgreSQL, ElasticSearch
  • Deployment: Kubernetes, Helm
About Olo
Olo is a leading on-demand commerce platform powering the restaurant industry’s digital transformation. Millions of orders per day run on Olo’s enterprise SaaS engine, enabling brands to maximize the convergence of digital and brick-and-mortar operations. The Olo platform provides the infrastructure to capture demand and manage consumer orders from every channel. With integrations to over 100 technology partners, Olo customers can build digital experiences with the largest and most flexible restaurant commerce ecosystem on the market. Over 500 restaurant brands use Olo to grow digital sales, maximize profitability, and preserve direct consumer relationships. Learn more at
Olo's headquarters is located on the 82nd floor of One World Trade Center. In addition to our NYC cohort, over 75% of our team works remotely across the U.S. We offer great benefits, such as 20 days of Paid Time Off, fully paid health, a 401k match, dental and vision care premiums, company equity, a generous parental leave plan, and perks like team events. Check out our culture map:
We encourage you to apply!
We value diversity. At Olo, we know a diverse and inclusive team not only makes our products better, but our workplace better. Many groups are underrepresented across the tech sector and we are committed to doing our part to move the needle.
Olo is an equal opportunity employer and diversity is valued at our company. All applicants receive consideration for employment. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.If you like what you read, hear, and/or know about Olo, and want to be a part of our team, please do not hesitate to apply! We are excited to hear from you!
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