Lookout is a cybersecurity company that makes it possible for individuals and enterprises to be both mobile and secure. With 100 million mobile sensors fueling a dataset of virtually all the mobile code in the world, the Lookout Security Cloud can identify connections that would otherwise go unseen -- predicting and stopping mobile attacks before they do harm. The world’s leading mobile network operators, including AT&T, Deutsche Telekom, EE, KDDI, Orange, Sprint, T-Mobile and Telstra, have selected Lookout as its preferred mobile security solution. Lookout is also partnered with such enterprise leaders as AirWatch, Ingram Micro and MobileIron. Headquartered in San Francisco, Lookout has offices in Amsterdam, Boston, London, Sydney, Tokyo, Toronto and Washington, D.C. To learn more, visit
As an Engineering Manager, you'll be responsible for leading and developing a high performance, kick-ass software engineering team focused on the rapid development & shipment of incredible security applications and services. You have kept your software design and coding skills at peak levels, you have deep distributed systems experience and knowledge, and a touch of mobile in your background. Your passion for creating great software is unwavering.
Work closely with product management to take an idea from concept to delivery using excellent software design, coding, & processes
Build a crushingly good software engineering team comprised of highly motivated developers & engineering leads
Create a culture of technical discussion and curiosity, crisp project estimation and be able to arbitrate choices amongst very strong opinions
Build incredible product around the needs of the customer and solve thorny problems in simple ways
Be accountable to the executive team for the success of team reporting to you
Build a world-class team through hands-on recruiting of top-tier talent.
Manage on-boarding, mentoring, and performance of your team
Work closely with peers in other departments and fellow engineering leadership to scale & evolve the engineering department as Lookout rapidly grows.
Experience leading teams in building enterprise SaaS products
Ability to manage external, customer commitments whilst managing an internal, iterative development process
Incredible leadership ability, demonstrated through previous experience developing, recruiting, and mentoring a top-notch technical engineering team
Extensive experience building & shipping software on time and with quality
Exceptional coding & design skills in one of the following: Java, Objective-C
Knowledge of advanced software development principles and practices, software development lifecycle in an agile environment
Excellent analytical ability
Quick study; able to adapt quickly to new technologies in a challenging and high-growth environment
Problem solver; able to make routine decisions as well as sound complex decisions in a fast-paced, technical environment
Capable of planning and executing on both short-term and long-term goals individually and with the team
Communication that breaks through barriers, engages people, and gets your ideas across quickly and efficiently
Solid intellectual curiosity and desire for excellence around leading teams, building product, and growing cool companies.
iOS/Android development experience
Security background and/or clearance
BS degree in Computer Science or Engineering discipline