Software Engineering Manager

Cairo, Egypt

About Lenme

Lenme is a digital lending platform with more than 200K registered users and around 30,000 daily active users. We are building a team of talented and creative SW developers, who are passionate about applying the latest technologies in the FinTech industry and developing world-class products in the lending business.

We are currently in search of a talented Software Engineering Manager to join our team in Egypt for a full-time position. The successful candidate will help us manage our growing engineering and development team. This is a great opportunity for those looking to gain experience working on world class technologies in the FinTech industry and, working with a multicultural team in a creative and flexible work environment that offers excellent benefits and flexible schedules.

What you will be doing?

  • Managing the growth and development of a high-performing technical team
  • Lead and inspire engineers, testers, DevOps, and designers to build great products while managing deadlines and priorities.
  • Diving into technical depth – ability to go deep into technical architecture and design details to help teams make right decisions.
  • Manage the work of engineers to ensure the best practices around software development and code review.
  • Set overall direction and priorities for the team, ensure deliverables are of high quality
  • Assign work to software engineering personnel and evaluate plus manages their performance
  • Participate in interviewing, hiring decisions, onboarding, and mentoring new engineers
  • Prepare technical documentation
  • Multi-task and manage priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • Manage testing and bug fixes
  • Collaborate with UX/UI designers to implement the design into the code
  • Coach junior team members


Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or relevant field
  • 3+ years of experience managing an engineering team
  • 5+ year solid background as software architect, business analyst, developer, or tester
  • Strong analytical skills and a strong sense of ownership and urgency
  • Fluent English speaker with excellent written and verbal communication skills, sufficient for a remote-first environment.
  • Ability to concisely communicate about complex technical issues
  • Experience with cross-functional engineering teams is preferred
  • Solid understanding of computer science fundamentals, data structure, algorithm distributed systems, and asynchronous or event-driven architectures.
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Leadership skills

Benefits and Perks

  • Work from home policy
  • Casual attire
  • On-site and online training credits
  • Employee health and social insurance program
  • Paid holidays 


Job Type: Full-time


Software Engineering Manager: 3+ years (Required)

Location: New Cairo, Egypt (Preferred)

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