Head of Production Experience
Posted on: August 16, 2019
Named as a Forbes Fintech 50 in 2019, Marqeta powers modern payment
solutions for companies innovating new services and process flows
in a digital world. Our platform, open API, and advanced analytics
provide unprecedented control for companies to issue cards,
authorize transactions and manage payment operations in real-time.
We are a team of industry experts and technology innovators who
take a dynamic approach to solving challenging problems. We power
possibilities for our customers by bringing the best talent
together in an open and collaborative work environment that rewards
creativity and perseverance. Marqeta is proud of its Oakland roots
and strives to build a global team as diverse as the markets we
serve, staying true to our values to Connect the Customer, Find a
Way, Make Simple, Take Risk and Build One Marqeta. We are not
expecting any single candidate to meet all job requirements listed
below, so please apply. It's an exciting time to join Marqeta. As
we grow, your career and opportunities will grow as well. Position
Summary Come lead our Production Experience team. As a software
engineering leader, you will be responsible for crafting the
software development lifecycle for Marqeta's product development
teams. We strive to focus our product development efforts as much
as possible on delivering value to our customers; you will provide
a suite of systems, tools, and processes that remove as much
boiler-plate as possible from product development. Create systems
that provide scalability and durability by default across our data
storage systems and horizontal scalability across our compute
systems. Provide a path for our product engineers to experience
efficient low-latency code-build-test loops. Make it easy to build
products that are secure by default. Provide effortless visibility
into production systems for engineers that own products. The
experience of developing products influences heavily the quality
and velocity of products. In this role, you'll lead the team who
makes this experience delightful. Primary Responsibilities
- Enable rapid engineering delivery inside Marqeta.
- Create self-service systems for all aspects of the lifecycle of
server-side application stacks, including deployment, monitoring,
alerting, CI, testing, data storage, disaster recovery, and
- Measure, edit and curate the output of your team.
- Hire and grow a team of talented software engineers.
- Computer Science degree or equivalent work experience.
- Customer orientation and product mindset. As your customers are
all working with you inside Marqeta, excellent cross-functional
- Substantial leadership experience, with 3+ years managing
- Strong demonstrated experience scaling systems and working with
systems as they scale.
- Fluent in one or more programming languages.
- Positive outlook towards work, strong work ethic and ability to
work in a team environment. Bonus Points
- Experience in the payments industry.
- Experience working with remote teams. Perks
- Rich suite of benefit plans; employee premiums paid 100%
- Generous Paid Time Off
- Full paid Parental Leave
- Pet insurance
- 401k plan with a Company match
- Competitive pay
- Meaningful equity
- Bi-annual "Hack Week" to support and reward innovation
- Monthly commuter and parking subsidy
- Open, transparent culture that includes All Hands meetings,
Lunch-and-Learns, all-company offsites, etc.
- Access to corporate gym membership rates, other discounts and
- Fully stocked kitchen, catered lunches twice a week, breakfast
on Fridays and more! We are committed to an inclusive and diverse
workplace. Marqeta is an equal opportunity employer. We do not
discriminate based on race, ethnicity, color, ancestry, national
origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age,
disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or
any other legally protected status.
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