Engineering Manager - Feed Platform

  • Company: LinkedIn
  • Posted: February 15, 2017
  • Reference ID: 1159243271
Feed Data Platform team's mission is to build feed infrastructure that, among other things, powers LinkedIn's newsfeed. Our infrastructure powers more than 70% of the content seen on LinkedIn homepage and mobile app. Feed infrastructure is large scale online system that indexes tens of billions of documents to serve optimal and personalized feed experience to tens of thousands of queries per second. You will be leading a team of engineers working on FollowFeed indexing infrastructure.
https://engineering. . /blog/2016/03/followfeed--linkedin-s-feed-made-faster-and-smarter
Develop a long-term technology road map. Manage the performance and career development of a team of engineers Own significant parts of this infrastructure which will require design, architecture, and coding. Collaborate with other engineering and product teams across LinkedIn Ideal candidate will help scale LinkedIn's feed infrastructure to handle massive growth in membership, traffic, and data as we continue to experience dramatic growth in the usage of our products
Basic Qualifications:
BA/BS Degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline, or 10+ years of related practical experience. 2+ years experience in software engineering management 4+ years experience programming in Java, Javascript, C/C++, C#, Objective-C, Python, and/or Ruby.
Preferred Qualifications:
Experience building and running in production (24x7 environments distributed large-scale systems. Experience hiring, mentoring, coaching and developing top engineering talent. Successful track record of managing small teams of engineers and project management skills. Thorough knowledge of multi-threading, concurrency, and parallel processing technologies. Experience with Search and/or recommendation systems is a strong plus.

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