The LinkedIn Ads Growth team is responsible for growing ads supply on and off LinkedIn. We have built a highly scalable infrastructure to serve 100s of thousands of QPS of bid requests and serve our bid responses in less than 100 ms.
We are looking for a proven industry leader to lead a world class team of engineers supporting fastest growing product at LinkedIn: Sponsored Updates - generating 70% of all Ads revenue for LinkedIn. We are looking for a leader who would leverage rich LinkedIn data and expertise in ML / DM to grow this marketplace.
Mentor, coach, develop and grow top engineering talent Create strategy and technology roadmap by collaborating with team, product management, software architect, and relevance engineer functions Drive execution of platform and product roadmap Participate with senior management in developing a long-term technology road map.
Be a role model and professional coach for engineers with a strong bias for action and focus on craftsmanship.
BA/BS Degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline, or 10+ years of related practical experience.
Bachelors, Masters or Ph. . in Computer Science, Information Retrieval, Machine Learning, Data Mining, or related discipline 5+ years of software engineering management experience Experience in developing highly scalable infrastructure and data engineering and web-scale traffic and data Experience solving "big data" problems using clustered computing systems, such as MapReduce, Dataflow, Hadoop/Cosmos/Spark, Lucene/SOLR, Storm/Samza, etc.
A little about us:
LinkedIn's vision is to create economic opportunity for every member of the global workforce. Our employee talent is our #1 operating priority.