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Director of Engineering
Etsy Ads
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Locations
Remote in USA • Brooklyn, NY, USA
Experience Level
Entry
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Desired Skills
Leadership
Management
Requirements
  • We are looking for an experienced director who is comfortable running teams with specific business goals, and experienced with tackling challenges such as building scalable systems, helping ML teams to productionize their models, ensuring ads are delivered safely and consistently across all platforms/devices as well as creating tools for observability
  • You can learn more about our philosophies, tools, and some of the challenges we've been solving in a Code as Craft article that describes how we built our bidding system
Responsibilities
  • You will provide leadership for the Ads product
  • You will lead a highly skilled and engaged team of managers
  • You will invest in the growth of your direct and indirect reports through mentoring, and management support
  • You will work with other managers and leaders to set the future technical direction of Etsy's advertising platform with scalability, quality and performance in mind
  • You will collaborate with our product management team to craft plans to achieve our business goals
  • Of course, this is just a sample of the kinds of work this role will require! You should assume that your role will encompass other tasks, too, and that your job duties and responsibilities may change from time to time at Etsy's discretion, or otherwise applicable with local law
  • You have experience leading large engineering teams building consumer facing products. Previous work with advertising and relevant platforms is a bonus
  • You understand how to create strategic alignment with multiple partners and teams
  • You possess a strong technical background, ideally building high availability systems that operate at scale
  • You are comfortable working with groups outside engineering and translating high-level business requirements into goals, roadmaps and presentations. You should also be able to comfortably communicate with non-engineers about the technical details of our advertising platform
  • You are an excellent coach, mentor, and developer of managers
  • You value people who are curious, enthusiastic, generous, and responsible
Etsy

1,001-5,000 employees

Handmade & vintage items marketplace platform
Company Overview
Etsy’s mission is to keep human connection at the heart of commerce through their e-commerce platform dedicated to handmade and vintage items. The company has developed a vibrant community marketplace that empowers sellers and entrepreneurs to keep doing what they love and also delivers buyers to look for something special with human touch.
Benefits
  • 100% paid medical, dental, and vision coverage for employees and their eligible dependents
  • Life, AD&D, & supplemental long-and short-term disability insurance
  • Matching 401(k)
  • Generous PTO policy
  • Paid sabbatical program
  • Charitable contribution match
  • Volunteer time off
Company Core Values
  • We commit to our craft
  • We minimize waste
  • We embrace differences
  • We dig deeper
  • We lead with optimism