Senior Software Engineering Manager [M4]

Posted May 10

Join the team as our next Senior Software Engineering Manager!

Who we are & why we’re hiring

Twilio powers real-time business communications and data solutions that help companies and developers worldwide build better applications and customer experiences.

Although we're headquartered in San Francisco, we're on a journey to becoming a globally antiracist company that supports diversity, equity & inclusion wherever we do business. We employ thousands of Twilions worldwide, and we're looking for more builders, creators, and visionaries to help fuel our growth momentum.

About the job

This position is part of a team of talented engineers who build and integrate infrastructure services that improve Twilio’s ability to provide products to customers while simultaneously delivering industry leading availability. We do this by leveraging great technology like Kubernetes, ClusterAPI, Metal, and MetalLB, while also building our own services or contributing to open source projects.


In this role, you’ll:

  • Lead a software engineering team building API based cluster automation services
  • Grow and mentor a team of software engineers
  • Collaborate across multiple teams to build a strong understanding of our customers and their use cases
  • Bring new ideas to life through drive and advocacy
  • Actively drive inclusion and diversity in our organization


Not all applicants will have skills that match a job description exactly. Twilio values diverse experiences in other industries, and we encourage everyone who meets the required qualifications to apply. While having desired qualifications make for a strong candidate, we encourage applicants with alternative experiences to also apply. If your career is just starting or hasn't followed a traditional path, don't let that stop you from considering Twilio. We are always looking for people who will bring something new to the table!


  • An influential communicator with a history of attracting others towards the best solution to complex problems.
  • An inspiring leader who is able to clearly articulate their vision for providing platform services focused on high scale solutions.
  • An accomplished practitioner in the field with a solid foundation in software engineering
  • Highly collaborative people manager who measures their success based on the success of those around them.
  • A track record for ensuring their team is able to consistently execute multidimensional projects in a dynamic technical environment.
  • Creates an environment that attracts highly skilled engineers and motivates them to do their best work.
  • Passionate advocate for well designed Infrastructure as Software and creating API based services


This role will be based in our Denver, Colorado office or Remote.

Approximately 0-10% travel is anticipated.

What We Offer

There are many benefits to working at Twilio, including, in addition to competitive pay, things like generous time-off, ample parental and wellness leave, healthcare, a retirement savings program, and much more. Offerings vary by location.

Twilio thinks big. Do you?

We like to solve problems, take initiative, pitch in when needed, and are always up for trying new things. That's why we seek out colleagues who embody our values something we call Twilio Magic. Additionally, we empower employees to build positive change in their communities by supporting their volunteering and donation efforts.

So, if you're ready to unleash your full potential, do your best work, and be the best version of yourself, apply now!

If this role isn't what you're looking for, please consider other open positions.

  • Please note this role is open to candidates outside of Colorado as well. The information below is provided for those hired in Colorado only.
  • If you are a Colorado applicant:
  • The estimated pay range for this role, based in Colorado, is 176,080.00 - 220,100.00.
  • Additionally, this role is eligible to participate in Twilio's equity plan.

The successful candidate’s starting salary will be determined based on permissible, non-discriminatory factors such as skills, experience, and geographic location within the state. This role is also eligible to participate in Twilio’s equity plan and for the following benefits: health care insurance, 401(k) retirement account, paid sick time, paid personal time off, paid parental leave.

Misc Info For This Position:

Remote Mix: 100% Remote

Position Level: Senior Manager

Job Type: Full-Time

Regional Restrictions: USA Only

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