Remote Job Description

Having high-quality homes and hosts is what sets Airbnb apart. This role will be pivotal in helping the company onboard more new hosts and inventory. The Senior Engineering Manager for the Users and Listings Platform team would join the leadership for the Users, Listing & Platforms team.  

  • I​​nfluence the organization, engineering leaders, product managers, and the business to develop a unified approach to overall architecture & coordinate across the various product teams to ensure we are minimizing duplication and maximizing our investment.
  • Attract and retain top technical talent necessary to ensure we continue to execute on our Tech Stack 2.0 initiatives
  • Report directly to the Head of Users, Listings and Platforms with all the foundational capabilities for all things related to Users and Listings and creating the platforms on which we build the next-generation applications at Airbnb.
For this role, we value Technology Leaders who have:

  • Commitment to building diverse teams and creating a culture of trust and belonging 
  • 15+ years of technology work experience and 10+ technical management experience (leading senior individual contributors and managers). 
  • Collaborating with cross-functional partners and building a product roadmap.
  • Proven track record of building engineering organizations and delivering for product teams. Experience leading medium to large (50+ people) organizations
  • Help drive culture and process improvements across our engineering organization with input to the broader company
  • Create a highly collaborative cross-functional environment aligning across business stakeholders and technical implementation.
  • Creating a culture of engineering excellence while balancing the need to deliver products quickly and often.
  • Actively coached and mentored both individual contributors and managers in their careers.
  • Creates a culture of technical excellence and raises the bar for quality technical expectations
  • Consistently made culture choices that positively impact their organizations.
  • Builds a culture of organizational agility and leads the organization through changes aligned to business priorities.
  • Balances an entrepreneurial spirit with operational excellence and the ability to scale the organization.
  • Shipped several large scale projects with multiple dependencies across teams.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; comfortable in front of senior executives.

This position is US - Remote Eligible. The role may include occasional work at an Airbnb office or attendance at offsites, as agreed to with your manager. Airbnb,Inc. can employ in  states where we have registered entities. Currently, employees can not be located in: Alaska, Indiana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, Wisconsin, Alabama, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Delaware and Rhode Island. This list is continuously  evolving and being updated, please check back with us if the state you live in is on the exclusion list. If your position is employed by another Airbnb entity, your recruiter will inform you what states you are eligible to work from.

The Team and Role:

The Airbnb Guest and Host Technology team owns technology oversight for the breadth of Airbnb’s Guest and Host products. These teams are responsible for developing Airbnb’s mobile and desktop websites, iOS and Android apps, and the underlying foundational technologies that power all of our guest and host experiences. The ULP team is responsible for building the foundational capabilities for all things related to Users and Listings and creating the platforms on which we build the next-generation applications at Airbnb. This includes unifying all Users and Listings related services and their respective data models to enable better Host personalization. If you are energized by building a platform and solving hard, high-leverage problems at scale, you should join us to help deliver amazing products and services for our Guests and Hosts.    

Live & Work Anywhere!

When you work at Airbnb, you can live and work anywhere. You can work remotely, or in one of our offices across the world. We’ll get together regularly to build connections with our team members and partners. We will work with you to figure out the best arrangement for you and the team.

The starting base pay for this role is between $220,000 - $305,000. The actual base pay is dependent upon many factors, such as education, experience and skills. The base pay range is subject to change and may be modified in the future. This role may also be eligible for bonus, equity, benefits and Employee Travel Credits.

About Airbnb

Airbnb is a mission-driven company dedicated to helping create a world where anyone can belong anywhere. It takes a unified team committed to our core values to achieve this goal. Airbnb's various functions embody the company's innovative spirit and our fast-moving team is committed to leading as a 21st century company.