Hipmunk - Development Manager Job

Requisition ID: 173766
Work Area: Software-Design and Development
Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Management
Employment Type: Regular Full Time
Career Level: T4PM
Recruiter Name: Janice Soriano


Founded in 2010 and based in San Francisco, CA, Hipmunk offers customers the fastest, easiest way to plan travel. The site and mobile apps save you time by comparing top travel sites so you don't have to. The unique display makes it easy to visually compare results and choose what's best for you. Hipmunk offers the most comprehensive travel search, bringing in travel options ranging from commercial flights to trains to charter flights and accommodations ranging from large hotels to home and apartments rentals through Airbnb and Homeaway.


We are looking for well-rounded engineers to join us. We have a close-knit, high-standards team with unusually challenging work to do! We make beautiful experiences at scale, and have lots of data to dig through. We value being a top-notch engineering organization with the best people and environment, and take pride in our code. We focus on getting stuff done and enabling you to do your best work ever.

Job Description:

The Software Engineering Manager will oversee a full-stack team of developers and ensure their work is of a high quality. The manager will facilitate communication between other engineering teams, product management, and design to bring our product to life.


Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Prioritizing and planning weekly sprints and quarterly goals 
  • Help the team architect solutions that are scalable and secure
  • Help with bug fixes, new feature implementation, adding and maintaining new partner integrations
  • Improving testing infrastructure and internal documentation     


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or a related field and five (5) years of experience required, or Master's degree and three years of experience as alternate. 
  • 5+ years of relevant engineering work experience and 3+ hands-on technical management experience
  • Experience with architectural patterns of large web applications
  • Shipped several large scale projects with multiple dependencies across teams
  • Familiarity with Python and JavaScript
  • Ability to prioritize and be pragmatic
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience with recruiting to build great engineering teams 
  • Experience mentoring team members in their careers


To harness the power of innovation, SAP invests in the development of its diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to the company.

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EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.

Additional Locations :

Full time
San Francisco, California 94101, US