September 21, 2016

Engineering Manager

Confidential Company - Seattle, WA

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    Confidential Company Confidential Company
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    Seattle, WA
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Job Description

We are a rapidly growing and highly capable engineering team building the most popular job site on the planet. Every month, 180 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. Every hour of every day, we are improving people's lives, all around the world, one job at a time.


You're someone who wants to see the impact of your work making a difference every day. You understand how to use data to make decisions. You are someone who finds passion in the craft, someone constantly seeking improvement and a better way to solve tough problems. You have a passion for producing the highest quality code as well as leading others to do the same. You are someone who either has built or is passionate about building scalable, reliable systems that span multiple data centers around the world and handle millions of requests every day. You understand that the best managers serve their teams, removing roadblocks and giving individual contributors autonomy and ownership.

You are someone with high standards who will push us to be better, and who will take pride in Indeed like we do. You have delivered challenging technical solutions at scale. You have led engineering teams and earned the respect of talented softwaredevelopers. You are equally happy talking algorithms and data structures as you are brainstorming about agile development process and technology career development. You want to be in the mix technically while providing leadership to your teams.


You will provide hands-on leadership for a full-stack development team building and enhancing products and systems in our service-oriented, highly scalable, multi-datacenter environment. As our engineering organization grows, you will help ensure we keep the talent bar high, and growing the skills and capabilities of your team.All of Indeed's products are built with performance, scalability, and data-driven decision-making in mind.


* Significant prior success as a SoftwareEngineer working on challenging problems
* Significant prior success as a SoftwareEngineer working on challenging problems
* The ability to guide a team to achieve important goals together
* The desire to solve tough problems with qualitysoftware at scale
* Solid knowledge of data structures and algorithms and excellent programming skills
* An understanding of the value derived from shipping code rapidly to production and learning/iterating on the results.
* Strong ability to coach developers, helping them improve their skills and grow their careers
* A deep understanding of the web
* Strong knowledge of databases, both SQL and NoSQL
* Experience with service-oriented and event-driven systemarchitectures
* Experience building high-performance distributed systems