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Groupon Tech and Product Team

Senior Manager, Software Engineering


Job Description

Groupon provides a global marketplace where people can buy just about anything, anywhere, anytime. We’re enabling real-time commerce across an expanding range of categories including local businesses, travel destinations, consumer products, and live or lively events. At the same time, we are providing advertising options and tools that merchants can use to grow and manage their businesses. Culturally, we believe that great people make great companies and that starting with the customer and working backward moves us forward. Community matters to us on an internal, local and global scale—it’s fundamental to our company’s growth and to the well-being of the world at large. We also value self-awareness, candor, lunch and WiFi. If we match with you, please apply to join us.

Take this unique opportunity to join one of the fastest-growing companies in the world. We’re changing the way merchants and consumers connect with each other worldwide, and the change has barely started. As we continue to evolve, our vision is to become the operating system for local commerce by providing an integrated suite of tools and services for local businesses to help them understand their customers better, compete effectively, and increase profits. To help us on this mission, we are looking for exceptional engineering  managers  at our Bangalore, India development center who share our passion for crafting a new evolution in local commerce.

Responsibilities :
Build and lead a high performance engineering team.
Build, own and support scalable, global and extremely high performance systems.
Recruit and retain excellent engineers, inspire them to hit short-term targets and lead them in planning for long-term growth.
Roadmap planning, Project and Resource management.
Participation in products technical design and architecture.
Stake holder and peer communication.


   B.E or higher degree in Computer Science or equivalent.
   5+ years of experience in designing and developing software.
   3+ years of experience managing a team of engineers.
   Ability to architect, design and develop complex systems.
   Good communication skills.
   Ability to work with multiple languages Java, Javascript, Python, etc.
   Backend experience with RESTful API and RDBMS (MySQL, PostgreSQL, SQLite, etc.)
   Experience with both relational and NoSQL data management systems (Hadoop MapReduce, HBase, Hive, etc.)
   Creative problem solving skills, debugging and troubleshooting skills
   Be a role model for engineers on the team, providing timely coaching and mentoring to all.
   Passion for ensuring high quality architecture and customer experience.

Groupon’s purpose is to build strong communities through thriving small businesses. To learn more about the world’s largest local ecommerce marketplace, click here for the latest Groupon news. Plus, be sure to check out the values that shape our culture, guide our strategy and make our company a great place to work. And just don’t take our word for it. Hear from real Groupon team members, learn more about our inclusive employee groups, and check out our benefits. If all of this sounds like something that’s a great fit for you, then click apply and let’s see where this takes us.

Groupon is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Qualifications for employment, promotion, and other terms and conditions of employment are based upon the ability to perform the job. Equal-employment opportunities are provided to all applicants and employees without regard to race, creed, religion, color, age, national origin, sex, disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, ancestry, marital status, military discharge status (excluding dishonorable discharge), veteran status, citizenship status, or other legally protected status. We are all responsible for maintaining this policy. Groupon is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may email us at hraccommodations at If you have concerns related to Groupon’s equal employment opportunities, you may contact Groupon’s Ethics Reporting Service Ethicspoint.

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