Senior Engineering Manager - Reliability & Infrastructure

  • Location
    • San Francisco
  • Date Posted
  • Sep. 27, 2021
  • Function
  • Software Engineering
  • Sector
  • Fintech

Build the world’s fastest Identity and Checkout products

Company Mission

Our mission is to make buying online faster, safer and easier for everyone. Fast Login and Fast Checkout enable a one-click sign-in and purchasing experience that makes it easier for people to buy and merchants to sell. The company’s products work on any browser, device or platform to deliver a consistent, stress-free purchasing experience. Fast is entirely consumer-focused and invests heavily in its users’ privacy and data security. Headquartered in San Francisco but open to a globally remote workforce, we are a founders-led, privately held company funded by Stripe, Index Ventures, Susa Ventures and other world-class investors.

We are committed to diversity and inclusion, and demonstrate our values through equitable pay, fantastic benefits, and access to all reasonable accommodations.

We are looking for a Senior Engineering Manager that has worked on infrastructure and reliability solutions at scale to join our team.  You will be leading an experience team of infrastructure and core services engineers and partner closely with Fast software engineers to ensure seamless delivery and operation of product functionality. Come join an amazing engineering team that is shaping a new, frictionless online purchasing experience, where you will have a voice in the architecture that will propel us forward.


  • Lead and grow world class infrastructure teams of talented engineers through direct mentorship, vision setting and advocacy and support for the overall tech organization
  • Spend a significant amount of time partnering with recruiting to scale the engineering organization
  • Work with the Head of Engineering on org design to insure engineers are working on the right projects at the right time
  • Set the technical vision and direction in partnership with engineering management for the team’s roadmap while closely interacting with cross functional roles in product management and design to built internal tools and improve developer efficiency
  • Manage and proactively communicate with stakeholders on project progress throughout the entirety of the feature  lifecycle
  • Participate in org-wide initiatives to build an inclusive, healthy, and collaborative engineering culture at Fast


  • Prior experience as a Senior Engineering Manager,  leading multiple teams of 10+ engineers at tech companies at scale
  • Prior experience maintaining infrastructure for large scale distributed systems
  • CS degree or equivalent experience


  • Experience in e-commerce industry
  • Previous mature startup experience


  • Benefits and Perks- Because People Matter
  • Comprehensive insurance (paid 99% by the company) with no deductible, and 10 dollar copays
  • Globally remote with flexible work schedules to fit your needs
  • Generous parental/family leave for all caregivers- available at any time within 12 months after the new family member joins you
  • 401k with match up to 4%

Equity grant

  • People-focused PTO that you determine- time off is there when you want it, when you need it
  • Frequent inclusive events scheduled to allow everyone to express their voice (or dance skills)
  • Monthly exercise and internet stipends---and snacks