Engineering Manager

  • Location:

    Toronto (Remote)

  • Sector:

    Digital Health, IT & Technology

  • Contact:

    Conall Anderson

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    + 1 437 234 5135

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MPA has been appointed by one of the fastest growing and leading Digital Health organisations in Canada to source a Engineering Manager to join their growing team in Toronto. This role also has remote options.

You will be joining an organisation that has grown significantly in recent years to become a leader within the Digital Health sector by bringing much-needed innovation to the stagnant health care industry. Their mission is to help people live healthier, happier lives every day.

We are seeking a hands-on Engineering Manager to lead our clients Care Team. This team is responsible for connecting their members with care support and services, including the ability to chat directly with health professionals through their platform. The team mandate also includes tooling for their internal team of nurses and care navigators, to help them support their members efficiently and effectively. You’ll have the opportunity to advance their mission of empowering people to live healthier and happier lives every day.

Our clients mobile, web, and backend developers work together in small cross-functional teams, collaborating closely with product managers and UX designers to rapidly deliver high-quality features to our members. As a leader, you will be held accountable for the success of your team's work, including product delivery, as well as the performance and growth of individuals on your team.

In this role, you will:

  • Facilitate good architecture and solutions based on modern software development patterns and practices

  • Provide technical leadership for the team, including pairing with team members on development tasks and code reviews at times

  • Manage the day-to-day activities of a software engineering team by providing coaching, leadership, and guidance

  • Motivate and encourage the engineering team by ensuring goals are properly defined and achieved

  • Assist in defining and continually enhancing processes and practices for our growing team and harness the power of agile methodologies

  • Build clean and effective software solutions that meet functionality, performance, scalability and reliability expectations with an efficiently operating team

About You:

  • You have at least three years of experience leading software engineering teams and 6+ years experience building scalable SaaS solutions with a displayed passion for mentorship, project management, and process improvement

  • You have robust experience in Frontend and/or Mobile application development

  • You have strong cross-functional engagement / collaborative experience working with Product Designers

  • You strive to understand the needs of the engineers, the platform, and the customer

  • You are comfortable planning and executing projects from idea to completion

  • You understand how to plan, build, test, and maintain complex software applications

  • You have an appreciation for pragmatism and simplicity in code

  • You are focused on results, including communicating and solving problems as they arrive

You will receive a very attractive package, including a competitive salary, employee stock options and unlimited paid vacation.

I am keen to have an initial discussion with anyone who feels this could potentially be of interest. Please contact Conall Anderson at MPA Recruitment on +1 437 234 5135 or send an up to date CV via the link provided to speak further about this opportunity.