Engineering Manager, Full Stack


We are looking for an Engineering Manager, Fullstack to lead a multi disciplined engineering team building Sense, our self service application for planning, activation and measurement. A rich platform for discovery, exploration and insights - this is an opportunity to innovate and develop an application stack which leverages and exposes the amazing work our teams in ML and data have built over the past 8 years. 

Search on its own is a highly complex data-set. Captify’s technologies have been built to extract maximum value from search for brands, partners and businesses all over the world and also to innovate & improve the consumer experience.

Captify’s world-class engineers, semantic specialists and product teams are building the future of Search and as part of our Engineering Team you will play a key part in developing our offering.

We work in small cross-functional pods of developers who focus on a particular product area and we encourage people to rotate across teams.

Our engineering guide will give you a good feel for how we work;. our company values are important to us and influence how we work together. With exciting projects, technologies and services in the pipeline now is a great time to be part of our journey.


You will be a dedicated and passionate manager who can lead disparate teams across multiple locations.  You will bring a thorough understanding of SaaS products and Software Engineering.  We’d love it if you’ve gained this understanding in the advertising technology ecosystem.

You will likely have an engineering background, but have swapped your love of developing code for a passion for developing teams and people, and have chosen to follow the manager's path

You will be product focussed, and understand how the technical strategy of your teams supports the company’s product strategy,  Your planning will be biased towards rapid feedback cycles, safe to fail experiments and team autonomy.


What you’ll be doing:

  • You will help architect and build innovative products to enhance and extend search data
  • You will lead a team of Full Stack Developers and Ad Tech focused Software Engineers
  • You will experiment with new tools and technologies to produce cutting-edge solutions to business problems
  • You will lead a cross-functional, results-oriented team
  • You will enable a culture of improvement and innovation in practices, process and technology



What you need to be successful:

  • Have advanced knowledge of the wider Advertising Technology Industry
  • Have experience of scaling SaaS products
  • Have led distributed teams
  • Be passionate about internal quality, good code and effective technical practice
  • Have knowledge of our tech stack: React, TypeScript, docker, kubernetes, and AWS services



Captify is the largest holder of consumer search data outside of Google, and its unique technology understands the intent of consumers across all channels, including voice Search, desktop on-site search and in-app search. Captify’s privacy centric Search Intelligence technology powers programmatic advertising and unique audience insights for the world’s biggest brands, such as Apple, Disney, Adidas, American Express and Microsoft.


Here at Captify we are proud of our culture - It’s contagious. Pass it on. 

Step inside any of our global offices and one thing that is blissfully obvious is that while we’re putting blood, sweat and tears into disrupting the Search game, we’re having a seriously good time doing it. We’ve travelled the world together, enjoyed Captify Festivals, parties and our famous events across every market. We always take time to stop to celebrate milestones and wins.

We champion diversity and inclusion. Our 'BeTheChange' programme and internal D&I Taskforce brings our teams together to challenge, learn and build a more equal Captify. 

We live by our core values;. 

  • Building this together
  • Gives a shit
  • Fail fast to succeed faster
  • Unlimited potential 

Find out more about our culture here:


  • Enjoy our flexible/core hours and home working as per company policy
  • Work from any Captify office in the world - giving every employee the opportunity to experience life at Captify in another city
  • A pet friendly office based in Covent Garden, London’s Media Hub!
  • Time off to recharge - 25 days holidays + bank holidays + your birthday 
  • Giving something back to the community - Give A Day Away for volunteering
  • We care about Wellbeing - from financial wellbeing, mental health first aiders, yoga, sports, meditation and so much more
  • Parent friendly policies
  • The normal stuff; Pension, Cycle Scheme, Eyecare Vouchers and retail discounts
  • Beer, bubbles and non-alcoholic alternatives every Thursday and Friday at the Captify Bar
  • Legendary Summer and Christmas parties


You are welcome at Captify for who you are, no matter where you come from, what you look like, or what your search history says about you. At Captify, equality is at the core of our culture and we are committed to building an inclusive global team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, beliefs, and experiences. The more diverse we are, the richer our community and the broader our impact.  We don’t want you to fit in with our culture, we want you to add to our culture.

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We are Fearless. Challengers. Disruptors.

Captify's award-winning global team is regularly recognized for driving innovation and growth: 

- AdExchanger's 'Programmatic Power Players'

- Business Insider's 'Hottest Ad Tech Companies'

- Campaign's 'Best Places to Work'

- Forbes '5 Fastest-Growing British Businesses to Watch'

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