Engineering Director - Delivery Tools

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/21/17
Seattle, WA
Internet Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/21/17

The team.

We are a rapidly growing and highly capableengineering team building the most popular job site on the planet. Every month, over200 million people count on us to help them find jobs, publish their resumes, process their job applications, and connect them to qualified candidates for their job openings. Withengineeringhubs in Seattle, San Francisco, Austin, Tokyo and Hyderabad, we are improving people's lives all around the world, one job at a time.

Your job.

We are seeking an engineering leader for our Delivery Tools group. This group builds tools and services that help product teams increase velocity and reduce the human effort required for product delivery and experimentation. Hundreds of Indeed team members in product development teams around the world depend on these tools and services. Teams in this group are located in Austin, Seattle, and Tokyo.


In this role, you will lead a group of teams that are composed of smart, creative, problem-solving engineers who exhibit high energy, deep technical skills, and a drive to get things done. You will work with a counterpart in the Product organization to set direction and ensure that these tools have a measurable impact on the ability of teams to rapidly build, test ideas, and iterate while maintaining quality and reliability.


As the engineering leader of Delivery Tools, you will...

  • Identify promising opportunities to improve engineering velocity through systems and tools

  • Lead the group to develop, align, and deliver on measurable goals

  • Evolve the product portfolio in order to maximize impact on Indeed

  • Ensure that your teams provide excellent support to their internal customers

  • Help our recruiting team attract and evaluate top software engineers, especially senior engineers with a passion for the delivery tools space

  • Guide and influence leaders throughout Indeed to adopt new tools and techniques

  • Maintain and evolve an engineering culture that emphasizes ownership and autonomy

About you.


  • Passion for automation and business process improvement

  • Significant prior success as an engineering leader working on challenging problems of scale

  • Experience managing and coaching managers as well as senior technologists

  • Deep understanding of tools used for software development

  • Experience using test automation to ensure quality software products

  • Ability to guide teams to deliver software through rapid iteration

  • Strong technical grounding and a track record of delivery as an individual contributor

  • Familiarity with A/B testing methodologies considered a plus

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