Director of Engineering - API - NYC
Cloudtropolis - New York, NY

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Want to join THE leading "backbone" of the online advertising industry? Work with the best minds, technologists, people, benefits? Work in Manhattan and travel a bit – maybe internationally? Read on. Apply if you can take on the challenge.

As Director of Engineering , you will:
Grow and mentor a world-class, diverse team of software engineers

Create a work culture/environment that attracts great engineering talent

Architect and Develop core platform APIs that support both internal and externally developed products

Be responsible for defining and ensuring the performance and scalability of platform services

Develop a modernization plan for replacing services currently implemented in perl

Own API interface standards and versioning/deprecation policies

Work with product in owning and manage API development roadmaps against competing product and engineering priorities

Work with product and support in creating a developer portal, documentation, and developer support programs

Requested Experience

Extensive experience leading, nurturing, and mentoring software engineering teams

Experience architecting highly performance and scalable services

Experience designing easy to use APIs

Strong experience developing enterprise Web applications (Java, JVM, Scala, Go)

The technical enviroment is always evolving by YOU, but includes:

Source Control such as git, mercurial, etc

PostgresSQL, MySQL, Cassandra, CouchDB, Redis, and Memcached

Queuing/data-pipelining solutions such as Storm, Kafka, RabbitMQ, ZeroMQ, etc

Analysis tools such as Nagios, Sensu, Graphite, Riemann, Logstash, etc

Automation tools such as Ansible, Chef, Puppet, Salt Stack, etc

You are a great technical innovator and people leader. More importantly, you should want to work with and contribute to a group of self-motivate and highly collaborative team. If you love solving problems using technology and people, please apply.