Software Engineering Manager

Marlette Funding

Marlette Funding

Software Engineering
Wilmington, DE, USA
Posted on Monday, May 8, 2023
Best Egg is a consumer financial technology platform that aims to help people feel more confident about their everyday finances through a suite of products and resources. Our digital financial platform offers simple, accessible, and personalized financial solutions including personal loans, credit cards, flexible rent products and a financial health resource center.
Flexible Rent is a mission-driven team that has set out to change the way people access financial services. We believe that rental housing can be a platform for financial inclusion. We bring products to landlords that improve their ability to understand and work with their residents while improving the resident's ability to pay rent.
The team operates like a close knit startup with product and technology collaborating closely together, engineers possessing vision and big thinking skills by meeting with stakeholders and scoping requirements in addition to working with latest opensource based tech stacks.
Best Egg celebrates diversity and equal opportunity. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. The more inclusive we are, the better we will grow.
At Best Egg Flexible Rent we enable our users to pay their rent on their schedule — changing the way people pay, stay, and thrive in their homes. The Integrations Team makes this possible by interfacing closely with our bank and landlord partners, ensuring that the money and data needed to operate our product move correctly and smoothly. As the Integrations Team continues to grow, we are looking for an experienced Engineering Manager who can lead the team through its next level of growth, a fully automated rent payment system that pays hundreds of thousands of people's rent a month. The ideal candidate will have experience working closely with a Product Manager and Tech Lead to ensure the right people and the right processes are in place to achieve the team’s goals.


  • Ensuring the technical quality of the team's services meet and exceed standards
  • Ensuring timely delivery of committed projects
  • Working with your Product Manager peer and Tech Lead to correctly size projects
  • Interpret, confirm, and/or challenge business requirements to help ensure the highest impact work the team can do to help customers is being done.
  • Advocate for the time and resources to do projects well to ensure high quality and a healthy team.
  • Working with direct reports to set and accomplish right sized goals for the individual, their role and their career growth potential
  • Give task-specific and behavioral feedback to direct reports, peers and leadership
  • Perform performance reviews that fairly assess the impact your reports make on the company while being unsurprising to your reports as it matches the feedback received throughout the year.


  • 5+ years working as a lead or senior engineer
  • 2+ years working in a managerial role
  • Proven track record of growing the engineers on your team
  • Proven track record of working well with a Product Manager and Tech lead to deliver high impact outcomes
  • Demonstrable good judgement on assessing the state of your team and "engineering" it to the next level.

Who You Are:

  • You believe a well functioning engineering team solves customer problems and work to ensure that value is baked into every meeting, decision and day.
  • You know that your productivity is measured by your team's productivity and so prioritize your day to speed them up.
  • You value the impact you and your teams work has and ensure projects are prioritized to create impact rather even if it slows output.
  • No kind of work is below you. If it needs to get done, and it's not getting done, you will get it done.
  • You destroy ambiguity and encourage your team to do so as well. You especially focus on destroying ambiguity around the priority of tasks, ensuring the team does the import work and ignores non-import but urgent work.
Our Brand:
At Best Egg, we believe money should be accessible so people can reach their goals, live a fuller life, and feel pride in knowing they have taken control of their finances. For those who need extra money to achieve the progress they seek in life, Best Egg is the modern solution-minded finance provider that mixes decades of banking experience with smart technology and deep customer insight to create products designed for today’s borrower, so that people can establish a smoother financial path. The egg symbolizes protection and a fresh start.
Employee Benefits
Best Egg offers many additional benefits for our employees, including (but not limited to):
· Pre-tax and post-tax retirement savings plans with a competitive company matching
· Generous paid time-off plans including vacation, personal/sick time, paid short--
term and long-term disability leaves, paid parental leave, and paid company
· Multiple health care plans to choose from, including dental and vision options
· Flexible Spending Plans for Health Care, Dependent Care, and Health
Reimbursement Accounts
· Company-paid benefits such as life insurance, wellness platforms, employee
assistance programs, and Health Advocate programs
· Other great discounted benefits include identity theft protection, pet insurance,
fitness center reimbursements, and many more!
In compliance with the CCPA, Best Egg is fully committed to handling the personal information and data of employees and job applications responsibly with respect and due care. Review our CCPA Employee Policy here