Software Engineering Manager

New York, NY
Full Time

Software Engineering Manager

Qrypt builds quantum-secure encryption software and hardware in partnership with world-class national laboratories and academic institutions. We value protecting individual privacy and being transparent about the technology we use to enable it. The foundation of Qrypt technology is published by our experts in peer-reviewed scientific journals and supported by a growing portfolio of international patents. Qrypt’s product portfolio builds on these technologies to ensure enduring data security in the quantum age.

As a Software Engineering Manager at Qrypt, you will inspire, lead, and grow the software engineering team, enabling members of the team to reach their full potential. You will provide technical leadership to deliver scalable cloud-native backend services throughout the entire software development lifecycle, making final decisions during design, development, and deployment. You will continually increase your teams’ performance by removing obstacles, iteratively improving process, and nurturing cross-functional agile teams.

This position is in New York, NY.

In this role you will:

  • Divide your time between 50% management & 50% technical contribution
  • Manage a team of tech leads and software engineers while partnering with product owners to execute a dynamic product roadmap
  • Help engineers reach their full potential through coaching, evaluating performance, regular communication, and career planning
  • Support hiring, onboarding, training, and mentorship
  • Lead from a technical perspective, providing direction and oversight of the design, development, and deployment of secure, scalable cloud native microservices
  • Work with technologies and tools such as Python, Node.js, Azure Cloud, Kubernetes, Kafka, Redis, and more
  • Drive a modern agile software development process
  • Write code and participate in code and architecture reviews


  • 2+ years leadership experience (manager/tech-lead/etc.) in addition to or combined with 5+ years software engineering experience
  • Experience delivering cloud-native microservices with agile development processes
  • Experience deploying software to production and maintaining high availability
  • Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a similar domain

Tech Stack

  • Python, TypeScript, C++, Rust, Go
  • Kafka, Redis, SQL Server, MongoDB
  • Azure Kubernetes Services, Docker, Terraform
  • Elastic + Kibana, Grafana

Benefits & Perks

  • Competitive Pay & Equity
  • Medical, dental & vision plan participation
  • Strong 401K matching program
  • In-office free lunch & snacks
  • Gym Reimbursement
  • But above all, be part of an amazing team! Together, we’ll make this world a safer place!

About Qrypt

Qrypt’s mission is to protect the world’s data. Ending encryption key transmission, the Qrypt Quantum Security suite hardens security and future-proofs encryption against quantum attacks. Qrypt’s unique technology independently generates one-time pads and symmetric keys at multiple endpoints, so that customers can eliminate key transmissions from critical workflows today. Qrypt's team of engineers, physicists, and cryptographers is committed to creating a new standard in security.

The annual base pay range for this role is between $150,000 and $210,000.  The actual base salary pay offered may vary based on multiple factors such as qualifications, experience, transferable skills, level of education, and other factors permitted by law.  Please note that this salary information is solely for candidates hired to perform work in this location and refers to the amount Qrypt is willing to pay at the time of this posting.  The range listed is just one component of Qrypt's total compensation package. 


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