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Engineering Manager, Google Enterprise Network



Software Engineering, Other Engineering
Dublin, Ireland
Posted on Wednesday, May 24, 2023


Minimum qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent practical experience.
  • Experience in Distributed Systems, API Development.
  • Experience with Google Cloud Platform or other similar cloud technologies.
  • Experience in People management including managing a team, achieving big, having well-defined goals, and working with distributed team members.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Experience architecting and developing large scale distributed cloud systems.
  • Experience in network management systems or network operations.
  • Experience in mentoring and coaching team members with people management skills.
  • Experience in technical leadership, leading project teams and setting technical direction.
  • Proficiency in Coding (Python, Go, C/C++ or Java).

About the job

Like Google's own ambitions, the work of a Software Engineer (SWE) goes way beyond just Search. SWE Managers have not only the technical expertise to take on and provide technical leadership to major projects, but also manage a team of engineers. You not only optimize your own code but make sure engineers are able to optimize theirs. As a SWE Manager you manage your project goals, contribute to product strategy and help develop your team. SWE teams work all across the company, in areas such as information retrieval, artificial intelligence, natural language processing, distributed computing, large-scale system design, networking, security, data compression, user interface design; the list goes on and is growing every day. Operating with scale and speed, our exceptional software engineers are just getting started -- and as a manager, you guide the way.

Google Enterprise Network (GEN) is responsible to manage, run and scale this network while ensuring that we build it with the latest technologies needed to run Google.

In this role, you will lead a team of SWEs responsible for the systems that automate the management of the network.You will play a key role in bringing a new model for enterprise networking to the market that is more secure and has much greater development velocity than traditional networking solutions.You will develop a set of products to accomplish the goal of safer, better, faster, and cheaper networks.

Google Cloud accelerates organizations’ ability to digitally transform their business with the best infrastructure, platform, industry solutions and expertise. We deliver enterprise-grade solutions that leverage Google’s cutting-edge technology – all on the cleanest cloud in the industry. Customers in more than 200 countries and territories turn to Google Cloud as their trusted partner to enable growth and solve their most critical business problems.


  • Lead the team technically by contributing to defining the new architecture of a systems that automate the management of NextGEN network systems
  • Prioritize teams deliverables to ensure smooth, quality and timely execution of deliverables.
  • Work with Partner teams to understand their requirements and build systems that ensure that changes are correctly applied to the network.
  • Proactively anticipate scaling bottlenecks or shifts in usage, increase availability and reliability, or make data-driven optimizations and adjustments.
  • Own significant portions of the design of systems including authoring and presenting design specifications

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