Mobile Engineering Manager
Posted on: August 6, 2022
A lot of companies say they're "mission-driven". Our unique
corporate structure guarantees that every decision we make upholds
our mission: to make sure the internet stays available, safe, and
welcoming to everyone. Beholden to neither shareholders nor
investors, Mozilla Corporation is wholly owned by the
not-for-profit Mozilla Foundation.
Along with 20,000+ volunteer contributors and collaborators all
over the world, Mozilla Corporation's staff designs, builds, and
distributes software that allows people to enjoy the internet on
their own terms. Our flagship product - the Firefox browser - has
expanded into a family of products that protects users and alerts
them of risks.
One of our four commitments is to build "...an internet that
includes all the people of the earth - where a person's demographic
characteristics do not determine their online access,
opportunities, or quality of experience."
Mozilla seeks to build a work environment that values and makes
space for our employees, partners, and the broader community to
bring their vast experiences to our mission - to improve the
internet. Being inclusive and transparent for the betterment of
humankind is at the core of our values.
A healthy and inclusive internet starts with the tools used to
access and discover the Web. On Firefox Mobile, we start by
developing applications that give people a choice in their mobile
browser to experience the Web in an open, safe and healthy
environment. Promoting transparency, innovation, inclusion and
opportunity from every angle for mobile is at our core.
We're looking for a leader that is passionate about building
awesome teams, finding innovative solutions to exciting problems,
shipping quality mobile applications and wanting to make an impact
with how the world uses the Internet.
Feel good about your work again! Pursue your future while working
to protect the future of the internet for everyone, everywhere.
What You'll Get To Do
- Create an inclusive environment which engages and challenges
your team members, and exposes them to new opportunities.
- Communicate your team's goals, the scope and risks of your
projects, and own the delivery of initiatives on clear
- Ensure the software your team delivers is on time, high
quality, measurable, and maintainable.
- Anticipate the right mix of capabilities required for your team
to be successful, and recruit and hire new people as needed.
- Be rewarded with growth and leadership opportunities for strong
- Mentor and provide regular feedback to employees regarding
system architecture, solution design, code quality, test
development, career development, employee performance, community
building, communication style, and work-life balance.
- Work collaboratively with many teams including Product, UX, QA,
Operations, and Data Analysis.
- Empowered decision making with analytics and data.
What You Bring
- Proven skills in leading and mentoring a team of diverse sets
- Software engineering background that enables you to drive
technical decisions within the team and engage with engineers at
all levels of seniority.
- Experience successfully leading and shipping sophisticated
software projects on time in a loosely structured environment.
- Strong communication skills and ability to collaborate with
others, regardless of their rank or role.
- Desire to grow and learn as a manager, grow and develop others,
and get results through others
- Passion to resolve problems, manage risk, lead change, and
facilitate collaborative decision-making.
- Proficiency with software development practices for triage,
prioritization, and execution.
- Leader who will hire, coach, empower, develop, and delegate to
a geographically distributed team members with different skills
from their own.
Bonus points for
We value a variety of voices. You don't need to check every box on
this list to apply.
- Experience leading multiple teams and/or driving multiple large
scale concurrent projects.
- Solid understanding of mobile application development.
- Product management experience.
- Experience working in open source environments.
Mozilla exists to build the Internet as a public resource
accessible to all because we believe that open and free is better
than closed and controlled. When you work at Mozilla, you give
yourself a chance to make a difference in the lives of Web users
everywhere. And you give us a chance to make a difference in your
life every single day. Join us to work on the Web as the platform
and help create more opportunity and innovation for everyone
Commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging
Mozilla understands that valuing diverse creative practices and
forms of knowledge are crucial to and enrich the company's core
mission. We encourage applications from everyone, including members
of all equity-seeking communities, such as (but certainly not
limited to) women, racialized and Indigenous persons, persons with
disabilities, persons of all sexual orientations, gender identities
We will ensure that qualified individuals with disabilities are
provided reasonable accommodations to participate in the job
application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions,
and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, as
appropriate. Please contact us at email@example.com
to request accommodation.
We are an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the
basis of race (including hairstyle and texture), religion
(including religious grooming and dress practices), gender, gender
identity, gender expression, color, national origin, pregnancy,
ancestry, domestic partner status, disability, sexual orientation,
age, genetic predisposition, medical condition, marital status,
citizenship status, military or veteran status, or any other basis
covered by applicable laws. Mozilla will not tolerate
discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics
or any other unlawful behavior, conduct, or purpose.
Req ID: R1847
Keywords: Mozilla, Austin , Mobile Engineering Manager, IT / Software / Systems , Austin, Texas
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