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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 are the people behind the scenes of Indeed's search results. We ensure that our results are ranked as best as they can be for our job seekers and that they’re not being duped by scams or fraud. Beyond search, we invest heavily in ensuring that Indeed has the best data analysis tools available to optimize our recruiting products and run accurate A/B tests. Simply put, we help people get the right jobs.

Your job.

Indeed.com is looking for a Product Development Lead (San Fransisco-based full time employee) who will impact people across the globe using his/her skills to lead a team of technical business analysts and product developers to develop BI systems, analyze large data sets, uncover business insights, solve various business problems, manage various operational processes and code software that will grow Indeed's business around the world. We offer competitive salaries, open paid time off, and other great employee benefits.

The ideal candidate is multi-talented across several fields, such as software engineering, engineering management, business analysis, math and modeling, critical thinking, good understanding of overall business context, great communications skills, and passionate about the internet & its economics, engineering and math, and is driven to help job seekers find jobs. You need to be highly resourceful and intellectually curious with solid technical/analytical skills. You must go beyond just running the numbers and be able to translate relevant information into actionable insights. You must have a good overall business sense to solve real-world problems. You must strive to be well-rounded and good at many things from technical to business to operations to communication skills.

About you.

Responsibilities
  • Develop various software systems and dashboards for mining new business insights or to support new operational processes
  • Do in-depth business analysis and investigation on a project-by-project basis
  • Do financial or business modeling using Excel and use basic math techniques such as regression. Machine learning knowledge a plus
  • Handle day-to-day business operations as needed
  • Manage a team of technical business analysts, do routine one-on-ones, performance reviews and perform other management duties
  • Work across various teams and functions (Engineering, Product, International, Finance, Legal) to execute initiatives and tasks
  • Add to the team’s infrastructure of algorithms, automation, data mining & quantitative business analytics 
Requirements

  • Strong technical education background, majoring in fields that require a high degree of analytical skills, such as Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Math, Statistics or related
  • Highly resourceful and a go-getter attitude. Intellectually flexible
  • Strong math, analytical, and business knowledge
  • At least 5 years of software engineering experience in the industry
  • At least 2 years of Engineering management experience
  • Experience with relational database (SQL) or noSQL storage system
  • Experience with R, SAS, Matlab, or statistical modeling a plus
  • Great attention to details
  • Self-motivated and a genuine desire to learn new skills

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