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Engineering Manager



Software Engineering, Other Engineering
Sofia, Bulgaria
Posted on Tuesday, October 17, 2023

Company Overview

LucidLink is a fast-growing startup on a mission to make data instantly and securely accessible from everywhere. As remote and hybrid work has become the new normal, our cloud-based technology enables teams to instantly access files and collaborate from anywhere, in a familiar format that works like a local hard drive.

LucidLink’s solution was designed for workflows involving huge files, massive data sets and real-time collaboration. Our customers include the world’s most creative companies like Paramount, Warner Brothers, Epic Games, Spotify, A+E and Adobe. We were founded in 2016 by storage industry experts and support over one billion customer files across more than 40 countries. LucidLink is headquartered in San Francisco, California, has an engineering office in Sofia, Bulgaria, and remote employees across North America, Europe, and Australia.

The Job

We are seeking an experienced and dynamic Engineering Manager to lead some of the growing engineering teams. As an Engineering Manager, you will play a crucial role in managing and developing a highly skilled group of engineers, driving product development, and contributing to the overall success of the company. You will lead by example, inspire creativity, and foster a culture of innovation within the engineering department.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Team Leadership and Development:
    • Provide strong leadership to the engineering team, fostering a culture of collaboration, innovation, and continuous improvement.
    • Mentor and guide team members, helping them grow professionally and achieve their career goals.
    • Conduct regular feedback reviews, mentor effectively and set objectives to drive high performance, growth and engagement.
  • Product Development and Strategy:
    • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define product roadmaps and ensure alignment with the company's strategic objectives.
    • Drive the development and execution of engineering projects, ensuring adherence to timelines, quality, and budget requirements.
    • Champion agile methodologies to enhance product delivery efficiency and facilitate rapid iterations.
  • Technical Excellence:
    • Maintain a deep understanding of our technology stack and product architecture, enabling effective decision-making and technical guidance.
    • Oversee the technical design and implementation of features, ensuring alignment with industry best practices and scalability requirements.
    • Act as a technical advisor to the team, providing insights and recommendations to overcome complex technical challenges.
  • Stakeholder Communication:
    • Effectively communicate engineering updates, progress, and challenges to key stakeholders, including executive leadership and product managers.
    • Collaborate with stakeholders to prioritize features, address concerns, and ensure that engineering efforts align with business objectives and user needs.


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field.
  • Proven experience in a leadership role, managing engineering teams and delivering successful products in a fast-paced, high-tech startup environment.
  • Strong technical background with proficiency in relevant programming languages and technologies.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to effectively communicate with both technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • Deep technical expertise and understanding of software development principles and methodologies.

    Reasons to Join LucidLink:

    • Solving Impossible Problems: At LucidLink, we're transforming how teams collaborate globally, starting with the Media & Entertainment industry and expanding to all data-intensive sectors.
    • Values-led Culture: Our people are the backbone of our success. We make decisions and operate as a company with a values-led mindset.
    • Rocket Ship Growth: We're growing at warp speed, with triple-digit growth year-over-year and have a clear line of sight to unicorn status.
    • Outsize Scale of Impact: You'll be part of our dream team of 100+ builders, moving at startup speed. The impact of your actions will be immediate and exponential.
    • Hybrid Work: Embrace the freedom to work from any location as we encourage a flexible mix of in-person and remote work.
    • Comprehensive Benefits: We invest in our people and offer unlimited PTO, a competitive salary, stock options package and full health coverage.

    If you're ready to shape the future of collaboration and make a real impact, join us at LucidLink! Check us out at https://lucidlink.com.