Pandora's Web Platform team is looking for a technical leader to provide vision for the future, build a world class team of engineers, and collaborate with our engineering team. Successful candidates have a track record of delivering high quality software, building a collaborative team culture, and developing new leaders and subject matter experts.
Lead the definition and development of our web platform
Mentor and coach a team of engineers, from junior to staff level, with focus on career growth and increasing ownership across the team
Drive best practices including test development, code reviews and release coordination
Work closely with engineers, product managers, designers and Quality Engineering to ensure successful launch of features
Assume project management and scrum master roles as needed
Expand the existing team of engineers by recruiting and hiring top talent
Advocate for the team within the wider organization, and provide vision for engineering-driven improvements
Have a strong sense of ownership, initiative and partnering with the team to deliver high quality software
Extensive experience leading a technology team that delivers on key goals while also being involved in the determination of those goals and strategic direction
Prefer two+ years managing software engineers, effective coach and mentor for junior to senior engineers
Solid understanding of web applications, development experience a strong plus.
Experience with Ad-supported consumer web application, ad serving, ad targeting, integrations with Ad partners and marketplaces.
Experience managing multiple projects comprising short and long development cycles, working closely with business stakeholders to communicate and deliver against various goals
Proven track record of delivering high quality software on schedule
A progressive management style emphasizing openness, collaboration, and shared goals
Outstanding collaboration skills with a proven ability to work cross functionally in order to establish and meet shared organizational goals
Exemplary communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills
Bachelor of Computer Science or equivalent
Experience as a full stack developer for consumer web applications
Experience developing object oriented software in Java or equivalent OO language
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