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Engineering Leadership, currently Senior Director

Engineering Leadership, currently Senior Director - Indeed

Austin, TX

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Willing to relocate: Anywhere

Work Experience

Engineering Leadership, currently Senior Director

Indeed
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Austin, TX
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June 2012 to Present

* Responsible for numerous teams (8 at peak) in Austin, Hyderabad, and Tokyo, both directly and indirectly through managers reporting to me. 
* Conducted product and engineering due diligence on potential acquisition targets 
* Launched Indeed’s first ever software engineer recruiting effort at elite universities in India 
* Exceeded MoBolt post-acquisition goal of 300+ new mobile apply clients 
* Regularly presented Engineering results and strategic initiatives to the broader company and technical and cultural topics to Engineering 
* Drove initiative to improve Engineering performance evaluation process 
* Led Job Recommendations team to over 12% of Indeed job clicks from < 3% in 2013 
* Owned hiring decisions for university and industry software engineer candidates 
* Drove creation of first ever Engineering-wide career development plan 
* Was technical owner for #1 job site worldwide and primary level 3 emergency responder. In the my last year in this role, Indeed’s search site had zero global downtime. 
* Wrote and edited numerous posts on public-facing Engineering blog 
* One of the core leaders who helped expand from a dozen engineers to 230+ worldwide 
* Won the All-Recruit Innovation Award (one of ten across Recruit’s 32,000 employees)

Senior Software Engineer and Technical Lead

Indeed
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Austin, TX
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December 2008 to June 2012

* Provided technical leadership and guidance for Job Search and other teams 
* Reviewed every line of code that went to production in the Job Search systems. 
* Designed and implemented Proctor, a novel system for managing A/B tests 
* Proactively assessed design, implementation, and verification of work completed by other engineers to ensure quality and alignment with business objectives 
* Co-implemented new RPC stack using a custom TCP-based decentralized load-balancing protocol for distributed services (a.k.a. “Boxcar”) 
* Implemented numerous new utilities, libraries, and frameworks which are still heavily used in 2015 in nearly every product at Indeed 
* Served as core technical interviewer for college and industry software engineer candidates

Senior Software Developer

HomeAway
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August 2008 to November 2008

Software Developer

Works/Bank of America
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Austin, TX
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March 2005 to August 2008

Education

Bachelor of Arts in Computer Science

Rice University
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Houston, TX

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