Engineering Manager - Implementation

Vertebrae Austin , TX 73301

Posted 3 weeks ago

Vertebrae is seeking a well-organized, hands-on, customer-centric engineering manager in the e-commerce industry.

This position will start as a fully-remote position, but as guidelines and a return to the office become a possibility, this position will convert to on-site in either our Austin, TX office or our Los Angeles, CA office.

This position offers a unique blend of front-end development, managerial duties and customer-facing operations.

This technical day-to-day engages with our enterprise clients throughout implementation with the overall objective of getting our clients live on our immersive commerce platform via Javascript integration onto their e-commerce sites.

The managerial day-to-day focuses on coaching the existing members of the implementation team, process and standard definition, performance management and overall technical ownership of our customer implementation work stream.

The Vertebrae platform's experiences are injected via a JS snippet placed on the customers e-commerce page. Due to the varying nature of these e-commerce sites and the proposed UX, there is development work needed in order to ensure that our 3D and AR players are embedded and functioning as expected. Not only are technical skills important for this role, but non-technical skills such as project management and clear communication are an absolute necessity.

This role will report to the head of engineering, as well as the operations team. This role will work closely with the customer success team, finance, engineering and operations to effectively own all technical portions of our customer implementations.


  • 2+ years management experience leading a team, including people-ops related duties
  • Javascript (vanilla, es5, es6)
  • CSS
  • HTML5
  • Web debugging ex: Chrome Dev Tools, HTTP Status Codes etc
  • SQL experience (raw queries)
  • Concise, clear communication abilities
  • Agile/Kanban workflow experience
  • AWS experience is a plus
  • NodeJS or other backend / full stack experience is a plus
  • E-commerce experience is a plus, both platform (Shopify, Magento etc) and general industry experience


  • Snacks + Beverages
  • Unlimited Vacation (discretionary)
  • Catered lunches every Tue + Thu
  • Beer Club/Game Night every other week
  • Wellness policy
  • 100% covered Health Insurance
  • 401k
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