Engineering Manager, Design System Team at Atlassian

Engineering, Full Time, Sydney, Australia sydney engineering design full-time
Posted a month ago

Working at Atlassian

Atlassian can hire people in any country where we have a legal entity. Assuming you have eligible working rights and a sufficient time zone overlap with your team, you can choose to work remotely or return to an office as they reopen (unless it’s necessary for your role to be performed in the office). Interviews and onboarding are conducted virtually, a part of being a distributed-first company.

To help our teams work together effectively, this role requires you to be located in the Asia-Pacific timezones. With a sufficient timezone overlap with the team, we're able to hire eligible candidates for this role from any location in Australia and New Zealand. If this sparks your interest, apply today and chat with our friendly Recruitment team.
Your future team
You'll be part of the Atlassian Design System team. We make it easy to create simple, intuitive, and beautiful Atlassian experiences that users love. The team members have diverse backgrounds in software engineering, design, user experience, and content design.

We're hiring an Engineering Manager, reporting to the Senior Engineering Manager of the Design System Team. Here, you'll manage a team that creates the React components that we provide as part of the design system, improves accessibility, solves scaling-related problems, and ensures Atlassian frontend developers can do the best jobs of their lives.

What you'll do

  • Partner with engineers, designers and other managers to evolve the Atlassian Design System
  • Lead, inspire and grow a team of engineers across Australia. With a passion for developing others, you'll coach and inspire your team towards success and cohesion
  • Be a strategic partner with your leadership triad to support setting our goals and strategy
  • Provide trusted engineering leadership direction and guidance for the crucial projects that your team works on across the Atlassian Design System
  • Your background

  • 2+ years of experience managing a software engineering team
  • Worked either on or alongside a Design System
  • Experience growing the performance of an engineering team
  • Experience leading complex projects and collaborating with multiple partners
  • Our perks & benefits

    To support you at work and play, our perks and benefits include ample time off, an annual education budget, paid volunteer days, and so much more.

    About Atlassian

    The world’s best teams work better together with Atlassian. From medicine and space travel, to disaster response and pizza deliveries, Atlassian software products help teams all over the planet. At Atlassian, we're motivated by a common goal: to unleash the potential of every team.

    We believe that the unique contributions of all Atlassians create our success. To ensure that our products and culture continue to incorporate everyone's perspectives and experience, we never discriminate based on race, religion, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, or marital, veteran, or disability status. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

    To learn more about our culture and hiring process, explore our Candidate Resource Hub.