Director of Engineering Yelp
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Yelp Engineering is looking for an individual that can help lead, motivate, and maintain our hacker/get-sh-t-done culture. You will be in charge of cultivating that culture and making sure that it stays. You will be a cornerstone of our organization responsible for setting strategic directions for the teams you manage, help guide engineering decisions, and develop the engineers and engineering managers on your teams. An ideal candidate has shown themselves to excel in almost any situation, learn from their mistakes, and admit them. If you want to be part of a world-class engineering team, we recommend you apply.
Managing the growth of engineering managers and individual contributors
Growing the engineering team as a whole
Raising your hand when we?ve made a mistake and taking ownership
Working with product teams to make sure we?re hitting deadlines and building amazing products
Requirements (and we mean it!):
BS or MS in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical discipline, or equivalent experience
Be a proven leader and manager
Must have experience with backend, web, or data-mining development
Must be a builder and have a proven record of building in the past (meaning experience as a software engineer in your career)
Must be okay with getting your hands dirty when needed: ?read the source, Luke.?
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
High amounts of emotional intelligence
Ability to filter large amounts of information and distill the important kernel of information
Experience with different programming languages like: Python, C, C++, etc...
Must have an excellent eye for engineering potential/talent
Enjoy building teams
Self-aware to the point of understanding your own strengths and weaknesses, technical and nontechnical
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San Francisco, CA 94105
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED