Product Team Leader

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Reports to: Product Group Lead

The Product Team Leader, leading Observability Engineering is a critical role in our Product Development organization. This individual leads the Observability Engineering team, acting as a thought leader and prioritizing efforts that empower product teams to own the systems and experiences they build. This individual continually reflects on the needs of product teams, through the lens of stability and scale, in order to support a rapidly growing client base.

 

Working closely with key roles across Product and Technology this leader will:

  • Promote a dream big and start small mentality
  • Ensure we have close alignment across the organization on technology opportunities and product needs
  • Help to prioritize technical needs of the system
  • Help to engineer solutions to meet needs
  • Support organizational success by ensuring quality expertise is built and maintained across the organization
  • Foster a culture and commitment to maturing quality across the organization
  • Promote continuous improvement
  • Coach and mentor junior colleagues
  • Actively support and contribute to continuous integration / delivery infrastructure
  • Monitor stability, identifying gaps in quality, and driving teams toward resolution
  • Be a technical player-coach, working with teams to solve challenges in our HCM solution
  • Seek opportunities to attend and/or present at conferences as well as write internal / external facing blogs.

 

During your first six months at Paylocity, you will:

  • Work closely with product teams to understand their observability and monitoring needs
  • Help to develop/refine strategies for monitoring/alerting to understand application health
  • Lead the Observability Engineering team to prioritize efforts necessary to support product teams
  • Engineer solutions to fill gaps
  • Evangelize and influence the organization’s architectural vision, strategy, and principles
  • Work with Technical Practice Leaders to operationalize proofs of concept and experiments aimed at improving the capabilities we provide customers
  • Drive the adoption of observability patterns and practice to support a highly available customer experience
  • Develop standards and frameworks in support of observability and evangelize their use throughout the organization
  • Work to improve teams' ability to identify and remedy failures
  • Assist teams, as needed, with measuring, monitoring and working to drive down incidents
  • Strengthen the technical acumen of the organization by sharing knowledge and interests within and outside the organization
  • Drive the identification and adoption of next generation technologies for current and future challenges
  • Mentor, coach and empower team members
  • Actively contribute and participate in all Agile ceremonies, such as iteration planning, story grooming, daily stand-ups, and retrospective meetings

 

Required Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in a computer science, engineering, technology related field or equivalent experience
  • You have built highly available, distributed system and understand where they can fail
  • You have experienced those systems failing and engineered solutions to better
  • You lead a team of engineers delivering observability capabilities through the lenses of availability and scale
  • Working knowledge of Elk, APP Dynamics, PagerDurty, New Relic, Data Dog, Prometheus preferred
  • Must be proficient in at least one coding language (preferably more than one), and have a working knowledge of modern git-based version control tools
  • Experienced in developing, documenting, communicating, enforcing policy and standards
  • Experienced reviewing and analyzing the effectiveness and efficiency of existing testing and develop strategies for improving
  • Experienced in providing design guidance, direction, and assistance within the application development streams for QA-related items
  • Must be able to work effectively in an agile environment
  • Must be effective and creative in problem solving

 

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
    • C++Languages
    • JavaLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • SqlLanguages
    • AccessDatabases
    • Microsoft SQL ServerDatabases
    • OracleDatabases

Location

Our office has modern workspaces, a cafe, and a gym. But since we're a talent-anywhere company, you may find our team members all over Chicagoland.

What are Paylocity Perks + Benefits

Paylocity Benefits Overview

Our commitment to hiring the best and brightest employees with a “talent anywhere” strategy means that no matter where you’re located around the country, you can be a part of our growing tech department

• Enjoy an attitude of trust to work remotely, manage your own schedule and be productive
• Work in small, cross-functional product-oriented teams
• Showcase development progress in two-week sprints with strong executive involvement
• Embrace the freedom to innovate, voice opinions and share new ideas

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Partners with Nonprofits
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Highly diverse management team
Unconscious bias training
Someone's primary function is managing the company’s diversity and inclusion initiatives
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Company Equity
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
We have a talent anywhere culture, where employees can work anywhere in the US and/or work from one of three US offices located in Illinois, Florida, and Idaho
Family Medical Leave
Adoption Assistance
Company sponsored family events
Acme co. sponsors family oriented events Annually.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Parking
Recreational Clubs
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Tuition Reimbursement
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
Acme Co. hosts lunch and learn meetings on occasion.
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Mentorship program
Our mentorship program includes 1-to-1 program, Cross-department program, Leadership mentoring.
Online course subscriptions available
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