Senior Engineering Manager, Platform

Built Technologies

Built Technologies

United States · Remote
Posted on Saturday, September 30, 2023


Built is a growth-stage company at the intersection of FinTech and PropTech. We are on a mission to change the way the world gets built with technology and services that streamline the $1.4T U.S. construction industry.

Built’s platform for the construction finance industry modernizes the movement of money between all stakeholders within the construction and real estate process to manage risk and maximize productivity. Built provides software, payments, B2B marketplace, and data solutions to more than 190 of the top financial institutions and hundreds of contractors throughout North America.

In addition to our recent $125M Series D funding and $1.5B valuation, we’re proud to have been named one of Forbes’ Best Startup Employers in America and one of The Tennessean’s 2022 Top Workplaces. Bringing on the “best talent in the world” is at the forefront of our continued growth trajectory—and we want you to be part of it.


Built is seeking a talented Senior Software Engineering Manager to join our Platform Services team. Our mission is to enable scale and reusability for the rest of the technology teams. We achieve this by building high-quality, reusable services that empower our organization to move faster and more efficiently.

Our vision is to create a strong platform foundation that allows for easy consumption of shared services by other teams, with well-defined APIs and documentation that can be integrated seamlessly into any product or service. We are committed to making our services as modular as possible, allowing teams to select and use the specific components they need to build their products.

As a Senior Software Engineering Manager, you will lead a team responsible for building and maintaining these critical platform services. You will oversee the development of scalable, reliable, and secure services, focusing on minimizing technical debt and ensuring high-quality documentation.

We encourage you to apply if you are passionate about building reusable services and empowering engineering teams. Join us in building a platform that empowers our organization to move faster, reduce complexity, and drive innovation.


  • Lead a team of software engineers and data engineers, and provided guidance, coaching, and support to ensure the successful delivery of platform services.

  • Be a change agent and continuously look for opportunities to raise the bar of the company & the people.

  • Drive the technical vision and architecture of the platform services to ensure scalability, reliability, and security.

  • Collaborate with Customer Engineering teams to understand their requirements and identify opportunities to abstract features and functionality into a platform service.

  • Continuously evaluate and improve our platform services to meet the changing needs of our business and customers.

  • Work with cross-functional stakeholders like PM, UX, Customer Support, Sales, Marketing, etc., for the roadmap and priority alignment.


  • At least 8 years of experience in software engineering with a minimum of 3 years in managing engineering teams

  • Strong technical background with experience in modern software development methodologies, cloud technologies, and microservices architecture.

  • Ability to manage multiple projects and priorities simultaneously.

  • High ownership and accountability of delivery and your work product.

  • Takes a data-driven & metrics approach for decision-making

  • Experience with cloud computing platforms, such as AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud

  • Experience working in a growing company - Start-Up or Growth Stage

Desired Skills & Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related field

  • 10+ years of hands-on experience with software development technologies and frameworks, such as Python or Node.js

  • Experience managing Data Engineers and Analysts

  • Experience building APIs and making them available to internal and external customers as part of Platform Services offerings

  • Experience working & partnering with engineering teams and influencing the adoption of shared services.

Built’s salary range for this position is $180,000-230,000 USD per year. The pay range is designed to accommodate upward mobility in the role, therefore it encompasses the full span of proficiency levels for this role and we believe that the midpoint of the range is competitive in the market. Salary is just one component of Built's total compensation package for employees. Your total rewards package at Built will include equity, variable compensation, top-notch medical, dental and vision coverage, an unlimited PTO policy, and other benefits.


  • The rare opportunity to radically disrupt an industry
  • Competitive benefits including: uncapped vacation, health, dental & vision insurance, and 401k
  • Robust compensation package including base salary, quarterly bonus, and equity
  • Flexible working hours, paid family leave, ERGs & Mentorship opportunities
  • Learning grant program to support ongoing professional development

Our company is made up of passionate people who are driven in a variety of disciplines—and each of them brings their unique perspective to everything they do. Creating a safe and inclusive workplace is critical to the success of our company and of our employees, so it’s our aim to recruit, hire and promote without bias against race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law. As we learn and as we grow, we’re committed to ensuring that these ideals are at the forefront of everything we do.

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