Head of Engineering

Permanent employee, Full-time · Remote

Job description
Unleash your full potential! We are looking for a motivated, talented, hands-on head of engineering to join our company.
You will be responsible for leading the engineering organization in delivering high-quality, world-class software solutions for our users.
Your mission
  • Lead, empower and enable the engineering team to build high-quality products that improve our users' everyday lives
  • Ensure the engineering team is operating at the highest level of performance, by mentoring team members and maintaining a high bar for hiring, as well as fostering a culture of excellence and collaboration
  • Own architectural design, engineering, data architecture, and warehousing, and be responsible for it across the organization, also ensuring proper documentation and knowledge sharing
  • Contribute to shaping the product planning and development process, representing engineering by communicating technical constraints, opportunities, and solutions, and also contributing ideas based on your and your team's knowledge
  • Attract world-class engineering talent to our organization by ensuring the team's culture, output and reputation are stellar and recognized
  • Build, improve and update processes to enable the engineering team to function in the most efficient way possible, while minimizing distractions
  • Provide leadership coaching and training opportunities for team members, according to their needs and goals
Your profile
  • 10+ years of experience as a software engineer, with exposure to mobile app development and machine learning
  • 5+ years of experience as manager of engineering teams
  • 2+ years of experience as a member of leadership or executive team
  • Excellent knowledge of advertising ecosystem, product analytics software, marketing analytics software, A/B testing frameworks
  • Advanced Knowledge of Google Cloud Services, REST-API, high scaling & hyper-performance systems
  • Knowledge of Modern Web Technologies, Tensorflow
  • A track record of shipping, and leading teams to ship, great software that impacted the lives of many people
  • Close familiarity with software engineering tools, software development methodologies, and release processes
  • Deep understanding of development practices to drive code quality and velocity
  • Strong strategic mindset, combined with the willingness to take a hands-on approach to build and drive technical solutions as needed
  • Exceptional communication skills, both oral and written, coupled with excellent listening skills and a positive presence
  • Ability to effectively communicate opportunities and needs internally
  • Ability to distill complex business goals and opportunities into actionable software development plans
  • Fluent in spoken and written English
  • Self-motivated and entrepreneurial
Equal Opportunity Employer
ConnectAd is proud to be an equal opportunity employer; we don't just value diversity, we promote and celebrate it.  We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
About us
ConnectAd is one of the biggest European based and owner operated Supply Side Platform and focused on unleashing the full economic potential of digital media companies. Being an SSP of choice for agencies, advertisers, and world leading demand trading desks we help media owners to grow their revenues. We are a proud industry pioneer with nearly 20 years of experience in the digital business - from pioneering the use of real-time bidding to inventing header bidding.
Our work touches billions of customers around the globe, as well as the biggest names in digital media and advertising.

Coronavirus notice: ConnectAd is actively working to ensure candidate and employee safety. Currently, all our hiring and onboarding processes will be carried out remotely through virtual meetings until further notice.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
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