Engineering Manager - Mobile Apps

  • Insider Inc
  • Remote
  • Jul 30, 2022
Full time

Job Description

Engineering Manager - Mobile Apps

We are looking for a passionate, skilled, Engineering Manager to run our Mobile Apps development team!

As the Manager of our Mobile Apps team, you will be responsible for leading our team of talented and passionate mobile Engineers in building and maintaining "Insider", our flagship mobile app for iOS and Android. You will partner closely with our Product, UX and Process teams to help manage every step of the product lifecycle from brainstorming to development to deployment across app stores, and you will leverage your experience developing mobile apps to ensure we have a great development process that is both rewarding and fulfilling to your team.

If you believe in making your team better than you; are passionate about user experience; have an innate curiosity for how things work; then this might be the opportunity you are looking for. 

Who YOU Are

  • You possess an expertise on mobile apps and technology with experience building great native or hybrid mobile apps for iOS and Android
  • You’ve had experience building apps using React Native (which is what our app is written in)
  • You love and have been successful in partnering closely with Product, Design and Edit to help provide strategic direction and consult on key issues
  • You can set a clear direction for the team with goals for both the group and the individuals 
  • You communicate effectively with people of varied skill sets, experience and backgrounds
  • You are kind, trustworthy, innovative, and lead by example 

Bonus points:

  • You have experience managing software engineering teams. (If not, don’t worry! If you’re looking to move into a management role this could be a great fit!)
  • You want to help grow our engineers through your support and mentorship

Our engineering organization values:

  • Mentoring junior developers and building a collaborative culture.
  • Passionate engineers and managers who love taking the initiative with a high level of ownership.
  • Producing high-quality code, following and improving best practices, and identifying solutions through constructive feedback and review.
  • Highlighting our team's work and giving back to the tech community through blogging, tech talks, writing docs, and open-source projects.

Salary - 170K - 200K:

Compensation for the role will depend on a number of factors, including a candidate’s qualifications, skills, competencies and experience and may fall outside of the range shown.

Insider offers a competitive total rewards package, which includes a 401k match, healthcare coverage and a broad range of other benefits.

Are you passionate about this opportunity, but worried that you don’t have 100% of the experience we’re looking for? We still want to hear from you! Apply online and let us know why you would make a great addition to the Insider community.

About Us: Insider Inc. is the global media company behind Insider and an ever-growing family of brands. Our mission is to inform and inspire the digital generation and become the most influential journalism brand in the world. We reach an audience of more than 375 million users with our stories, which command attention and inspire action.
Our core value is effectiveness. We make things happen. We listen to each other, learn from each other, and take risks together. We understand that a diverse set of perspectives and an inclusive environment are critical to our success. All of this helps us get better every day. Check out our mission, values, and culture page to learn more.


Insider Inc supports a distributed workforce that allows for varied work locations. Many roles are eligible for 100% remote or hybrid remote/office work unless otherwise noted.