Company Name:

SendGrid

Location:

Redwood City, CA

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Date Posted:

March 2, 2018

Director of Software Engineering - Marketing & Ad Technology

As SendGrid continues to expand into adjacent market spaces, we are looking for a dynamic and strategic leader to head up the fastest growing area of our company. The Director of Marketing & Ad Tech Engineering will be responsible for building next generation product experiences, as well as leading and developing our engineering teams in Redwood City, CA and Denver, CO. You will need tremendous technical depth and managerial chops to support our broad customer base, our rapid growth rate, and the scale at which we re currently operating. Our software is highly distributed, and is built on cutting edge technology. This is a full stack position, and a balance between frontend and backend technology leadership experience will be critical. Our Redwood City office is home to our CEO, CPO and a rapidly growing team focused on product innovation and architectures at scale. We are looking for a candidate with solid experience in distributed systems, and practical applications in Marketing and Ad Tech.What You ll DoLive by and champion our cultural values of Happy, Hungry, Honest, and HumbleRecruit top notch talent to join our existing team of experienced engineersFoster a strong sense of ownership and accountabilityProvide inspirational thought leadership in the areas of software development best practices, industry direction and innovationLead strategic planning and design sessions with Product Management, Architecture, Business and Operations stakeholders to create a shared vision and technical roadmapAct as an effective agent of change; providing different perspectives and outside of the box thinkingKeep the team connected across locations and multiple strategic initiatives. We are a fast growing company and inclusive communication is critical to maintain our alignment and our cultureAbout YouSeasoned Engineering Leader -- you have experience leading the delivery of large scale systems and making tremendous impactCoach and Advocate -- you are passionate about developing engineering leaders within your organization and providing an environment for learning and growthConnector -- naturally identifying people who can help each other across sites and deriving satisfaction from making that connection for themAgent of Change -- leveraging your communication skills and EQ to facilitate the adoption of what you buildProblem Solver -- utilizing your experience and versatile leadership approaches to bring people together and drive problems to resolutionNice to have: Experience working directly with publishers or channels in a business development capacityNice to have: Passionate about online media, growing a new business line and working with advertisers and agencies to build innovative productsNice to have: Ad tech, display or social advertising industry experience

Company Name:

SendGrid

Location:

Redwood City, CA

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Date Posted:

March 2, 2018

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