Our Instacart Ads Engineering team is seeking a leader for our Ads Insight team.
Instacart Ads help brands attract and engage customers at every stage of their shopping journey. Brands choose our platform because they see our marketing products as effective levers to grow sales and market share of their products on Instacart.
The Toronto Ads teams are owners of the advertiser experience and we are looking to bring our advertiser platform to the next level. You will be building best-in-class features, insightful analytics and intelligent suggestions so that advertisers can reach their goals easily and effectively. You will be defining the future of advertising in the relatively new online grocery space, touching many different technologies.
ABOUT THE JOB :
You will manage a full-stack engineering team and manage the development of advertiser-facing features and API.
You will collaborate cross-functionally with Product, Data Science, Business Development, Design, as well as other engineering teams within and beyond the Ads organization.
You will help prioritize work for your team, making difficult tradeoffs on design based on business constraints, ensuring on-time deliverables and high-quality software.
You will provide hands-on technical management, guidance, and support including system/design/code review, and ultimately be responsible for the health of the systems your team builds.
You will participate in interviewing, hiring decisions, on-boarding, and mentoring of new engineers with the goal of quickly making them productive members of your team.
You will develop a team culture of ownership that reinforces the core values of Instacart!
ABOUT YOU :
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or equivalent work experience
5+ years of experience managing a team of software engineers
A strong understanding of engineering systems and experience with full-stack development, cloud computing and BigData technologies
Knowledge of industry best practices for building large scale and highly reliable consumer applications
Strong analytical skills and a sense of ownership