Our mission.As the world’s number 1 job site, our mission is to help people get jobs. We need talented, passionate people working together to make this happen. We are looking to grow our teams with people who share our energy and enthusiasm for creating the best experience for job seekers.
As a leader within our Advertising Systems organisation, you will be closely partnering with our Product leadership to help create the systems that underpin some of the core revenue of Indeed across the world. You will work with our Enterprise Advertising leadership team and other engineering leaders in Tokyo and beyond, to help accomplish our mission of ‘helping people get jobs’ and delivering world-class solutions to our customers. Building a strong culture within Indeed is very important to us and this role will be key in building an inclusive, high performing and next-level engineering organization. We have big goals for the rest of 2020 and beyond.
You would provide technical leadership and guidance and would help facilitate the organisation to build out new capabilities and/or systems in a manner such that they drive efficiency of execution while solving for scale, resilience, reliability at the same time. You would coach and grow technical leaders and help them be successful individual contributors or managers at Indeed. You would partner with other technical leaders, drive thought leadership and help accomplish initiatives outside the immediate scope of responsibility through influence and/or guidance.
In short, you will...
Lead, inspire, and influence to make sure your team is successful
Partner with the recruiting team to attract and retain high-quality and diverse talent
Establish great rapport with other development teams, Product Managers, Sales and Customer Success across our global organization to maintain high levels of visibility, efficiency, and collaboration
Ensure teams have appropriate technical direction, leadership and balance between short-term impact and long term architectural vision.
Lead 5-10 software engineering teams with 50+ engineers
You are someone who is looking for an opportunity to shape the future of an organization. You enjoy working on challenging ideas and are not afraid to jump in and drive those ideas to its eventual conclusion. You have a strong point-of-view on both technology design and product direction and have had demonstrable successes in the past. You like to take calculated risks based on previous experience and feel accountable for the outcome. You are data-driven and like to base discussions on the merits of data as opposed to personal bias. You enjoy working with teams, are always looking to uplevel their capabilities, and care deeply about their well-being. You like to coach individuals and leaders and help them accomplish their own career goals.
What we are looking for:
Significant experience leading a large, motivated, high-velocity software engineering organization comprising multiple teams
5-10+ years managing software engineering teams in consumer Web or SaaS products
Experience with helping your leaders grow as well as identifying and growing new leadership within the organization
Strong technical background that allows you to advocate for and support your engineers
Experience building strong partnerships with other job functions, like product, marketing and UX, to keep teams collaborating smoothly and working together to improve the product.
Strong desire to understand the root cause and details of systems, get hands-on with data and analysis to evaluate how the team and the product are growing.
Experience with service-oriented and event-driven system architectures, building high-performance distributed systems.
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EEO and Accommodations
Indeed is deeply committed to creating a workplace and global community where inclusion is not only valued, but prioritized. We’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer, seeking to create a welcoming and diverse environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, family status, marital status, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, neurodiversity, disability, age, or any other non-merit based or legally protected grounds.
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Indeed is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, seeking to create a welcoming and diverse environment.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.