Senior Software Engineering Manager

  • Bowery Farming
  • New York, NY
  • Feb 23, 2021

Job Description

What You’ll Do:

  • Lead and grow a diverse team of software engineers who create innovative automation solutions and advance the state of indoor farming.
  • Develop & inspire a team of engineers who will build responsive, mobile-first web applications to support the demands of farm operations and agricultural science teams.
  • Work with Data & AI, Product, Hardware, Agricultural Scientists & Farm Operations teams to ensure we are building and delivering the best automated solutions for Bowery.
  • Develop systems to collect, process, and visualize data related to plant health and growing environment characteristics.
  • Lead in scaling systems to handle more farms, more sensors, more crops, and more operators.

Who You Are:

  • You have experience leading & mentoring a team who can develop and scale production web applications using Phoenix, Rails, Node, or similar backend MVC frameworks.
  • You are a strategic thinker, both technically and for Bowery.
  • You have strong people management, coaching, developing, mentoring skills.
  • You have experience & focus on Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion while hiring and retaining staff.
  • You love to collaborate with both internal and external teams for building better solutions.
  • You have experience building excellent engineering processes that adapt to scale.
  • You have experience working in a startup/high sense of urgency, ambiguous environment & have strong decision-making skills.

Organization Type


Organization Size



Food & Agriculture

Drawdown Solutions

Plant-Rich Diets, Vertical Farming