Manage the platform development to deliver new functionalities according to the underlying business objectives
Attract and retain top engineering talent
Provide technical/software development leadership and architectural guidance.
Manage internal development resources and third-party vendors through the product lifecycle from design to development, testing, release, and support
Rebuild existing integrated systems with distributed micro-service systems
Work closely with Product Managers and Technical Teams to understand the needs of the business and deliver world-class products to a passionate user base.
Work in a fast-paced AGILE environment. This should be second nature (TDD, SCRUM, Kanban, etc.) with evolutionary architecture and prototyping, experience with various databases and configuration/deployment/testing solutions.
Perform hands-on participation in team coding, developing interfaces for web applications, services, and future technology.
Review the developers' code, provide feedback and develop team knowledge.
Collaborate with technical and business resources, gathering and documenting requirements and formulating action plans.
Present designs and plans to executive management.
Perform other duties as assigned.
What you bring to the team:
You have -
The ideal candidate possesses the highest level of experience in leadership, application development, software engineering, and application architecture.
BS/MS in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent experience
5+ years as a hands-on engineer solving hard scaling problems horizontally
3 years leading and building a team of engineers
Excellence in problem-solving, strategic thinking, and working in a team-oriented environment
Good understanding of data caching strategies and working knowledge of CDNs (Akamai, CloudFront, Fastly)
Experience mentoring developers
Experience developing and using web-based APIs
Experience with open source solutions, using and deploying on cloud-based platforms
Experience with .Net Framework, .Net Core
Experience with ORM frameworks (Entity/Dapper)
Experience with client-side frameworks such as React, AngularJS, and Node.js
Deep understanding of current web technologies and trends, including Linux, RESTful APIs, Relational & NoSQL Datastores(MySQL, Redis, DynamoDB), among others.
Experience integrating ad serving products and analytics/reporting tools into desktop and mobile experiences
Ability to work in a cross-functional team alongside other developers contributing to the same code base library
Experience working with both Agile and Waterfall development processes
Very strong interpersonal skills; must be able to demonstrate an
Ability to work well with other non-technical members of the product team
Must successfully pass a background check
You might also have-
A passion for sports, sports recruiting and building communities
Good understanding of server and cloud computing technologies from providers such as AWS, GCP, and Azure
Experience with Git/GitHub, BitBucket or similar version control systems
Experience in building very high traffic web assets
Any experience using Scala, Jenkins, Selenium, Python, Windows Containers