Posted 5 months ago
Our vision is of a global community of individuals empowered to pursue the work they love. Our mission is to grow that community by transforming millions of thinkers into creators.
Since 2011, General Assembly has transformed tens of thousands of careers through pioneering, experiential education in today’s most in-demand skills. As featured in The Economist, Wired, and The New York Times, GA offers training in web development, data, design, business, and more, both online and at campuses around the world. Our global professional community boasts 40,000 full- and part-time alumni — and counting.
In addition to fostering career growth for individuals, GA helps employers cultivate top tech talent and spur innovation by transforming their teams through strategic learning. More than 21,000 employees at elite companies worldwide have honed their digital fluency with our corporate training programs. GA has also been recognized as one of Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500, and Fast Company has dubbed us leaders in World-Changing Ideas as well as the #1 Most Innovative Company in Education.
Engineering at GA sits within the Technology department and is broken into key responsibility areas, Marketing Technology, Education Technology, Data, and Infrastructure. Marketing Technology is accountable for potential customers and their journey to become a GA learner. Education Technology is focused on the technology that enables our learning experience and supporting tools. Data handles everything related to data at GA and finally, there is Infrastructure, which handles the stability, scalability, and security of our infrastructure and the tools we use.
This role will lead Infrastructure within Technology at GA which is comprised of four high performing teams, three based in the US and one in Malaysia. Each team is led by a technical, hands-on Engineering Manager that will report to you. These teams are responsible for several key functions including Security, DevOps, Salesforce, Engineering Support, and Data Protection. As the head of Infrastructure, you will have the autonomy to build, mature, and lead these teams to help achieve our overall technology strategy that supports our business needs.
This is a strong technical role that requires an excellent communicator and problem solver who can demonstrate having partnered with Engineers, Project Managers, Designers, and other disciplines to reliably and consistently guide their teams to exceptional results.
Our expectations for the role and your responsibilities are:
NYC or Remote