Senior Engineering Manager - Platform Team

Bengaluru, India

Full Time Employee


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Swiggy started in 2014 with just a few restaurants on board limited to Koramangala in Bangalore, Swiggy is now India’s leading food ordering and delivery platform. We recently received our series H round of funding and were able to raise an astounding $1 Billion. We have grown beyond our wildest imaginations. Starting off with just 2 neighborhoods in Bangalore, we are now present in over 250+ locations PAN India and are only looking to grow further. More than 121,000 restaurant partners leverage Swiggy to reach new customers and increase their sales. All of this has been made possible only because of our motivated work force nearing 10000+ employees that run the show from start to finish. Every order delivered by Swiggy’s fleet of over 2,00,000 Delivery Executives, the largest in India, ensures a host of customer-centric features, while ensuring we provide unparalleled convenience for our customers.

What you'll do:You are a Leader in the platform team. You are intuitive, focused, driven, organized, insightful and productive. You break through communication issues and effectively develop relationships with the team and stakeholders. Partner with rest of data platform team to drive our vision towards a ‘data-driven’ data platform.Build large-scale batch and real-time data pipelines with data processing frameworksDrive the on-going vision of data platform reliability which includes all of data analytics, machine learning and stream processing infrastructure.You will be responsible for creating and managing our data platform that will provide a wide variety of services ranging from data pipelines, data integrity, data timeliness for batch and real time data sources and for internal teams and external users.Build systems/services to change the game on how we qualify systems failures and quantify systems health. Evangelize operational best practices and continuously look for opportunity to automate and build tools to lower operational barriers, improve clarity on problematic areas, and improve reliability.You build trust across the team. You are not afraid to be direct, but you strive to act with empathy and integrity.Continuously improve and scale the team. Implement continuous improvements.Mentor skills within our Platform team.

Here are the skills and experiences we’re looking for:5+years of engineering management experience leading high performing teams tackling difficult problems.Experience with building and managing data technologies like data pipelining , distributed computing platforms , data warehousing , data analysis and visualization systemsExperience building distributed systems that handle large amounts of data, with the end goal of making actionable decisions from their output.Passion for mentoring and growing teamsStrong communicator who can crisply explain complex technical conceptsComfortable with lean engineering and project management practices with a track record of successfully managing and delivering several large projectsStrong organizational skills to juggle many tasks without losing sight of the highest priority items.Ability to understand complex concepts and make reasoned decisions objectively.

At Swiggy, we never stop searching for innovative ways to put our consumers first, provide opportunities for our partners and employees alike, and nurture our business. Our journey towards becoming India’s leading food ordering and delivery platform is not short of a roller-coaster ride. All this way made possible because of our unwavering belief in our core values, from which we built Swiggy’s culture, brand and behavior.

Swiggy is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace dedicated to pursuing and hiring a diverse workforce. Come be a part of the exciting journey with us as we grow

Order food online from restaurants and get it delivered. Serving in Bangalore, Hyderabad, Delhi, Gurgaon, Nagpur, Jaipur, Coimbatore, Chandigarh, Ahemdabad, Visakhapatnam, Lucknow, Noida, Mumbai, Pune, Indore, Kochi, Kolkata and Chennai. Order Pizzas, Burgers, Biryanis, Desserts or order from Subway, Pizza Hut, Dominos, KFC, McDonalds.