Engineering Manager – Sumo Logic

aleja "Solidarności" 173, 00-877 Warsaw, Poland
negotiable Expires in 1 month


Sumo Logic is a late-stage, Silicon Valley startup, with over $230 M in funding from prestigious investors. Our clients include Netflix, Airbnb, Twitter, Pinterest, Levi’s, Pokemon, BBC, PayPal and Toyota. We operate in a multi-billion dollar market related to Security, Big Data, and Data Analytics – making a massively distributed system for processing, analyzing and graphing the vast amount of logs and time series data. Our solution runs at a huge scale: 120 TB+ / new data daily; it uses modern architecture: SaaS on the cloud, micro-services, short release cycles, and no legacy versions to maintain. We provide a user-friendly, advanced web interface. We love open-source.


Apart from great technology, we boast our strong engineering culture. Our Engineers are smart, thrive at learning and solving challenging problems. They enjoy a lot of freedom and ownership over their projects. Together we create a friendly and inclusive environment, where different points of view are valued and people are recognized for their contribution. Apart from technology, we share may other passions and often hang out together outside of work too.


As the Engineering Manager @ Sumo Logic, you will lead your talented teams to success. You will be a hands-on development leader – providing technical expertise while enabling professional and personal growth. Together with your team you will build a large scale distributed system. You will also work on technical matters with product management to set priorities for new product features.


What you will do:

  • Build and develop best-in-class engineering teams
  • Lead your team through the complete software development lifecycle.
  • Enable your team to solve complex and ambiguous problems, while providing technical leadership and guidance
  • Create an environment to enable growth, both of each individual engineer, and of the team
  • Promote the culture of ownership, responsibility and cooperation
  • Share Sumo Logic’s technical vision and business perspective to the team
  • Cultivate engineering excellence through metrics, continuous learning and blameless culture


We are looking for a person who has: 

  • Previous experience in leading a software engineering team
  • A mindset of an enabler
  • Strong technical background
  • Ability to tackle challenges under demanding conditions
  • BS / MS / PhD in Computer Science or a related discipline
  • Agile development experience
  • Ideally, expertize in the core Sumo Logic technologies (Scala, AWS, Kubernetes, Distributed Systems, Akka, Lucene, SOA)

Why it’s worth applying:

  • Great people
  • Great salary
  • Stock options
  • $2000 / year educational budget (conferences, trainings)
  • State-of-the-art office @ Spark in Warsaw’s Wola
  • Free lunch subsidy
  • Free individual English lessons with a native speaker
  • Medical insurance for you and your family/partner
  • Bi-annual internal hackathons and weekly tech talks