Director, Engineering (Supply-Side Advertising) Flurry
Flurry is the world?s leading mobile analytics platform, helping over 125,000 companies analyze more than 400,000 mobile apps. This massive scale gives Flurry the deepest insight into user behavior on mobile, covering over 1.3 billion devices, 5 billion daily sessions and over 2 trillion monthly events.
Flurry?s fundamental strategy is to utilize this unprecedented dataset of mobile consumer behavior to drive better marketing outcomes. An important part of this strategy is to build supply-side advertising products that help publishers drive more revenue from their mobile apps. These products include the Flurry AppSpot supply-side platform and the rapidly-growing Flurry RTB Marketplace.
We are looking for a talented Director of Engineering to lead our New York (NY) engineering team. This team is responsible for building supply-side advertising products that leverage Flurry?s unique data advantage to help publishers maximize their advertising revenues.
Key aspects of this role include:
Mentoring and growing Flurry?s NY engineering team, and being the spokesperson for Flurry?s engineering presence in the NY technology community.
Managing the execution of Flurry?s supply-side product roadmap, leveraging a fast-paced agile development process and maintaining productivity as the team scales.
Providing hands-on technical leadership and engineering management, working across Flurry?s engineering efforts in NY and SF.
Collaborating with Flurry?s product management and executive team to refine Flurry?s supply-side product strategy and roadmap.
Things to expect on a day-to-day basis:
Since we?re a startup, you?ll be working closely with a small but growing team in a fun and exciting environment.
You will be thinking of technology and scale. We have always been a technology company at our core, and take pride in the cutting edge technology we?ve built, handling more than ten times the data volume of Twitter, and powering one out of every four apps downloaded from the iTunes App Store and Android Market each day.
You will have fun! We have an awesome team, work in a fun environment and tackle the biggest, most exciting problems on mobile which impact hundreds of millions of consumers.
Mentor and manage engineering team with 7+ members.
Perform design and code reviews.
Integrate with the planning and execution of the product development and release schedules.
Design, scope, implement, and test new features end-to-end both independently and with other team members.
Troubleshoot, optimize, and performance tune production systems as necessary.
Write unit-tested and maintainable code.
Bachelor's in Computer Science or related field; Master's a plus.
4+ years experience as an engineering manager or development team lead, ideally working across distributed engineering locations.
4+ years experience building highly scalable and reliable Java applications.
Experience with Java, Linux, MySQL, multithreaded programming.
Proven track record of completing projects on time.
Experience with agile development methodologies.
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced startup environment.
Strong troubleshooting, unit-testing, and performance tuning skills.
Excellent communication skills in a team-oriented workplace.
Experience with iPhone/Android development, Hadoop/HBase or advertising technology a plus.
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