Java Engineering Manager in Emeryville, CA

Employer: Realogy Services Group LLC

Location: Emeryville, CA

Requisition 49935

About ZapLabs LLC
ZapLabs ( is the innovation and technology hub for global real estate leader Realogy Holdings Corp. (NYSE: RLGY), and the driving force behind inventive technology for brokers and agents affiliated with Realogy’s world renowned real estate brands. ZapLabs delivers its highly effective consumer, sales associate and broker solutions in support of Realogy’s leading franchise brands and is positioned to expand the scope of its technology development efforts to encompass Realogy’s other business segments, including residential brokerage, relocation and settlement services. ZapLabs is headquartered in Emeryville, California.

Job Title: Engineering Manager

At ZapLabs, we work to build and improve a platform that helps real estate professionals work effectively, and helps delight home buyers and sellers with an excellent experience. We do that by combining great technology with great people – and we’re looking for Engineering Manager to join our team.

What we’re looking for:

You’re a talented, creative, and motivated engineer who loves developing powerful, stable, and intuitive apps – and you’re excited to lead a team of individuals with that same passion. You’ve accumulated years of experience, and you’re excited about taking your mastery of SQL and Java to a new level. You enjoy challenging projects involving big data sets and are cool under pressure. You’re no stranger to fast-paced environments and agile development methodologies – in fact, you embrace them. With your strong analytical skills, your unwavering commitment to quality, your excellent technical skills, and your collaborative work ethic, you’ll do great things here at ZapLabs.

What you’ll do:

As an Engineering Manager, you’ll be responsible for mentoring a team of engineers in building high performance, scalable solutions that meet the needs of millions of agents, brokers, home buyers, and sellers. You’ll work with a variety of teams and individuals, including product engineers to understand their data pipeline needs and innovate solutions. You’ll also collaborate with product managers and designers to help develop new products and features.

Skills, accomplishments, interests you should have:

  • BS in Computer Science, Engineering, or related technical discipline or equivalent combination of training and experience
  • 8+ years core Java experience: building business logic layers and back-end systems for high-volume consumer facing web applications
  • Current experience leading or mentoring a team of junior engineers
  • Current experience developing microservices
  • Ability to review the code and suggest improvements, measure code quality
  • Ability to iterate quickly in an agile development process
  • Ability to learn new technologies and evaluate multiple technologies to solve a problem
  • Refactor early and often to continuously improve code quality
  • Excellent analytical/troubleshooting skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Strong work ethic and entrepreneurial spirit

We’re always looking for folks to join our culture of passionate hobbyists! We have a tendency to nerd out on everything from LOTR and Star Wars to competitive baking to our company soccer team, the Lab Rats.

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Realogy Holdings Corp. is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in its hiring and business practices.  All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability



Required Skills:

java agile sql

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