Engineering Manager - Commerce
Location:
Sunnyvale , California
Posted:
March 04, 2017
Reference:
1938925552
LinkedIn was built to help professionals achieve more in their careers, and every day millions of people use our products to make connections, discover opportunities, and gain insights. Our global reach means we get to make a direct impact on the world's workforce in ways no other company can. We're much more than a digital resume - we transform lives through innovative products and technology.
Searching for your dream job? So are millions of people around the world. On the Commerce team at LinkedIn, we strive to help our members and enterprises to have seamless checkout/payments experience. Right now Commerce platform does $2Billion+ worth of transactions per year. Join us in changing the way users/enterprises have payments experience and want to be part of rapidly growing $2B+ platform.
We are seeking a talented engineering leader to help guide the development of our commerce platform on both frontend and backend systems. As a part of our world-class software engineering team, you will be charged with architecting, designing, developing, and supporting one of the most important aspects of monetization group. The ideal candidate will be excited for the challenge to transform and think critically on many computer science disciplines including product design, usability, user experience, building APIs, user-centric online applications, business logic, scaling performance, and 24x7 reliability.
Responsibilities:
• Manage the performance and career development of a team of engineers targeting both frontend and backend that require design, architecture, and coding. • 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. • Work with peers across teams to support and leverage a shared technical stack. • Manage teams to scale distributed applications, make architectural trade-offs applying synchronous and asynchronous design patterns, review code, and deliver with speediness and quality. • Develop multi-tier scalable, high-volume performing, and reliable user-centric applications that operate 24x7. • Produce high quality software that is unit tested, code reviewed, and checked in regularly for continuous integration.
Basic Qualifications:
• BA/BS Degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline, or equivalent practical experience.
• Experience in software design, development, and algorithm related solutions. • Programming experience in Java, C/C++, C#, and/or Scala
Preferred Qualifications:
• MS or PhD in Computer Science or related technical discipline. • Experience hiring, mentoring, coaching and developing top engineering talent. • Successful track record of managing teams of engineers and project management skills. • Expert knowledge of computer science, with strong competencies in data structures, algorithms, and software design. • Deep experience with native Android and/or iOS application development • Experience with object oriented design, coding, testing patterns, and programming languages (Java, C/C++, C#, and/or Scala)

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.

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