facebook tracking
Engineering Manager

Engineering Manager

We are looking for a rising talet, fluent in both Russian and English, to help us grow and support the engineering team!

BuildSafe is one of the fastest growing SaaS-companies within construction technology. We help construction teams build safer and more efficiently with our powerful collaboration platform for risk- and task management on site. We’re an energetic and diverse bunch of people united by the bold dream to establish a global industry standard – a product used and loved all over the world, creating real results and transforming the industry to the better.

Obviously, we can’t do this on our own. That’s why we are looking for you: curious, humble and ambitious doers that want to set out on this journey with us. You will play an important role in our fast growing team from day one and have great growth opportunities along the way.

We are now looking for a talented Engineering Manager to support our engineering team in delivering a world-class product for a global mass market. As an experienced Engineering Manager at our engineering office in Saint Petersburg, Russia you are responsible for overseeing the continuous development of our product and team productivity improvements. This is achieved by very close and solution oriented collaboration with our small yet autonomous mobile and web engineering teams. You report directly to CTO and product owners. Join us in driving digitalisation and transforming one of the world’s largest industries.


React, Redux, PHP 7, Symfony 4/3, PostgreSQL, Doctrine, TypeScript, Scala, RabbitMQ, Elasticsearch, Redis, AngularJS, Webpack, Docker


  • Ensure that mobile and web engineering teams have best possible conditions for frictionless and continuous delivery of planned production priorities.
  • Facilitate continuous cross-team knowledge transfer to ensure that information is being shared and kept up to date in channels and tools required.
  • Facilitate successful resource planning, feature deliverables, goals and milestones based on priorities set together with the engineers, CTO and product owners.
  • Define metrics and implement KPIs for team performance monitoring and influence ongoing improvements for daily production flow.
  • Support new team engineers with onboarding and ensure smooth knowledge-transfers in team.
  • Participate in recruitment for new Engineers for regular positions and assist with recruitment for lead Engineering positions.


  • Plan, estimate, prioritise, delegate and control daily engineering tasks on your own
  • Manage and be responsible for quality assurance process and quality of the product itself
  • Be a single gateway keeper between management and engineering teams
  • Write technical documentation
  • Manage technical debt


  • You are pro-active, energetic and efficiency-oriented person with minimum of 2 years experience in team leading or project management with similar set of responsibilities.
  • You understand the values of long-term continuous product growth and emphasise the idea of small-bite solution delivery connected with the large scale goals.
  • You know how to understand specifics of every engineer in your teams and empower their individual skills and characteristics to protect and raise the efficiency of our deliveries.
  • You have a strong understanding of agile software development techniques and value work of autonomous engineering teams.
  • You are aware of the latest technologies and have experience working in development teams. Experience in our stack technologies is a big plus
  • You are an excellent communicate and fluent in English and Russian


  • You have coding experience and understanding of our tech stack
  • You have technical degree or background and experience in working with modern B2B product companies
  • You have worked with multi-platform development teams (Web, iOS, Android)
  • You went through several business growth levels together with one of your previous projects
  • You understand specialities and differences between B2B and B2C products


  • Full-time position, located in Saint Petersburg, Russia
  • Competitive salary which is based on your experience
  • Cool space to work with your colleagues, city center, 10 min from Sadovaya / Spasskaya / Sennaya metro station
  • Modern hardware and software based on your needs
  • Extended medical insurance package (DMS)
  • Work and culture trips to Sweden
  • We’re not big fans of hierarchies and work as a team of equal peers where the best ideas win.


Apply with a short introduction about yourself and what have you been doing for past 2-3 months.

Apply for this job

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!


Griboyedov channel embankment, 99
190000 Sankt-Peterburg Directions


  • Great growth opportunities

    We're new on the block and are expanding quickly - you'll be joining early, getting lots of responsibility and growing fast.

  • International environment

    Global ambitions since day one. We're an international team with offices in three countries (...and counting).

  • Competitive compensation

    Competitive salary and bonus, pension plan, paid vacation - we've got you covered.

  • In the mix

    Our offices are high standard and centrally located close to public transport. Beverages are always available.

Workplace & Culture

Welcome to an energetic team that loves to get stuff done and have fun at work. We're a diverse bunch with different skill sets, nationalities and backgrounds - and we're united by the big dream of wanting to impact one of the world's largest industries.

Our cultural pillars:

  • Teamwork - we achieve better results by working together (and have more fun on the way)
  • Growth mindset - we want to be constantly growing as a team and as individuals
  • Longterm - we are in it for the long run, building a solid and sustainable company together


Already working at BuildSafe?

Let’s recruit together and find your next colleague.

  • Aleksandar Pajic
  • Alexei Dovbenko
  • Alya Shipilova
  • Amanda Bergstén
  • Anna Listopadova
  • Carl Edlund
  • Dag Wirdenius
  • Deniss Karavajev
  • Dmitry Mishin
  • Dmitry Tskua

Applicant tracking system by Teamtailor