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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.

The team.

 We’ve built a fast, efficient, and reliable platform that handles 5+ billion job search queries every month. We provide the simplest job search with the most complete results, the easiest way to manage your resume and apply to jobs, and a powerful mobile app that handles over 50% of our traffic. As we continue building more great products, we are looking for ideas from every field of computer science to keep pushing us forward. This includes machine learning, big data, distributed computing, natural language processing, information retrieval, user interface design, and other technologies. We are looking for engineers who are passionate about coding, love intellectual challenges, are eager to learn, and want to work with a variety of technologies to solve interesting problems

Your job.

As a Software Engineering Manager at Indeed you will provide hands-on leadership for a full-stack development team building and enhancing products and systems in our service-oriented, highly scalable, multi-datacenter environment. As our engineering organization grows, you will help ensure we keep the talent bar high, and growing the skills and capabilities of your team. All of Indeed’s products are built with performance, scalability, and data-driven decision-making in mind. You can read more about the kinds of technology challenges we tackle on the Indeed Engineering Blog at: http://engineering.indeed.com/blog

You're someone who wants to see the impact of your work making a difference every day. You understand how to use data to make decisions. You are someone who finds passion in the craft, someone constantly seeking improvement and a better way to solve tough problems. You have a passion for producing the highest quality code as well as leading others to do the same. You are someone who either has built or is passionate about building scalable, reliable systems that span multiple data centers around the world and handle millions of requests every day.

You understand that the best managers serve their teams, removing roadblocks and giving individual contributors autonomy and ownership. You are someone with high standards who will push us to be better, and who will take pride in Indeed like we do. You have delivered challenging technical solutions at scale. You have led engineering teams and earned the respect of talented software developers. You are equally happy talking algorithms and data structures as you are brainstorming about agile development process and technology career development. You want to be in the mix technically while providing leadership to your teams.

About you.

About you
  • The ability to guide a team to achieve important goals together
  • Strong ability to coach developers, helping them improve their skills and grow their careers
  • A deep understanding of web technologies
  • The desire to solve tough problems with quality software at scale
  • An understanding of the value derived from shipping code rapidly to production and learning/iterating on the results.
Requirements
  • BS in Computer Science or related area, or relevant work experience 
  • 6+ years experience in software development with at least 3 + years in Java programming 
  • Significant prior success as a Software Engineer working on challenging problems of scale 
  • Solid knowledge of data structures and algorithms and excellent programming skills 
 Nice to have 
  • Deep background in information retrieval (IR), knowledge representation or computational linguistics -Significant experience with large scale, high performance systems 
  • Strong knowledge of databases, both SQL and NoSQL 
  • Experience with service-oriented and event-driven system architectures 
  • Experience building high-performance distributed systems 
  • Experience building solutions for high traffic web sites a plus 
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