Director of Engineering
Production Ad Operations
Posted on 10/14/2023

501-1,000 employees

Connected TV advertising platform optimized for direct-response marketing
Company Overview
MNTN is a pioneering company in the advertising industry, offering the first and only Connected TV advertising platform optimized for direct-response marketing goals, enabling brands to directly link their performance to their TV campaigns. The company's unique approach to TV advertising has been recognized with industry awards, and it has been instrumental in driving growth and revenue for over 20 brands featured on Shark Tank. MNTN's culture of creativity and technical leadership is evident in its high-profile collaborations and its commitment to transforming traditional advertising methods.
Data & Analytics

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Austin, Texas

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

United States
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Analysis
Operations & Logistics
  • 5-7 years of Software Engineering leadership experience
  • Extensive SQL experience, including interfacing with high volume (100M+ records) data warehouses and the ability to conduct complex data analysis
  • Proven software engineering experience and a track record of shipping impactful, high-scale software into production
  • Deep understanding of ad technology concepts, such as programmatic advertising, ad serving, attribution, ad KPIs (ROAS, CPA), bidding, and inventory (e.g., DSPs, SSPs)
  • Experience maintaining, monitoring, and triaging the health of large, complicated, highly available production systems
  • Operational experience, such as building and maintaining production processes, escalations and SLAs, tech support teams, or client-facing teams
  • Communication skills working with technical and non-technical stakeholders and the ability to tailor your messaging to your audience
  • Experience with researching, debugging, analyzing, and building tools and frameworks
  • Willingness to get hands-on when needed and lead by example as you grow your teams to their full potential
  • Independent and entrepreneurial, showing the ability to work with minimal direction
  • Develop a new team of client-facing support individuals responsible for fielding and triaging technical issues
  • Adopt and develop an existing “performance ad operations” team responsible for monitoring, responding to, and escalating issues related to the health of our live advertisements
  • Adopt and develop an existing software engineering team responsible for building internal monitoring & tooling solutions that service the two prior teams and engineering as a whole
  • Apply and foster data analysis methods for diving deeper into complex production issues that span MNTN's enormous technology pipeline
  • Create and implement operational procedures and methodologies that you will apply across your three team functions
  • Maintain broad-to-granular dashboards that give varying levels of stakeholders transparency on the health of our production systems
  • Partner with customer success and engineering teams to streamline production response efforts while adhering to SLAs
  • Prioritize effectively in a fast-paced environment and highly-matrixed organization
  • Apply a strong bias for action and the ability to translate strategy into product and program plans with milestones and measurements
  • Create and foster team collaboration throughout the organization to execute successful projects and procedures