VP Engineering- Messaging,
Location: San Francisco
Posted on: February 25, 2021
San Francisco, Full time VP Engineering- Messaging, Twilio Job
location:--San Francisco, CA CEO:--Jeff Lawson (since 2008) Job
posted on:--Dec 12, 2020 (0 days ago) Compensation:
Base: $250k (est.)
Equity: open Compensation data is estimated by Execs.in using
industry data and our proprietary research. Job Description:
Because you belong at Twilio.
The Who, What, Why and Where
Twilio is more than just an API - it's a communications platform
that empowers developers and brands to build the world's most
innovative consumer engagement solutions. With customers in every
industry like retail, finance, transportation, and hospitality,
Twilio messaging is changing how every company talks to their
Twilio is looking for a VP of engineering for its flagship
messaging product who lives the Twilio Magic and has demonstrated
the ability to:
--- Partner with the senior executive team, product leaders and
sales management to build, scale and continuously innovate
--- Lead and grow a world class engineering team in the US,
Estonia, Sweden and Columbia
--- Be a leader of a critical part of Twilio's senior engineering
team and contribute to Twilio's overall engineering platform
--- Organize and coordinate engineering processes and cross-team
engineering efforts between the messaging team and the rest of the
--- Coach teams daily to operate effectively in a multi team
environment. Manage through direct reports to drive the teams to
set and complete key objectives.
--- Guide teams through tech choices in order to deliver resilient,
highly-available and scalable services
--- You have 15+ years of hands on engineering management
experience, preferably delivering a highly scalable service with
billions of daily transactions (ad systems, billing systems,
communications systems, etc.)
--- Experience managing and growing teams of 200+ people across
--- Proven track record of balancing long-term critical thinking
with tactical execution of multiple development plans.
--- High-growth technology company experience, ideally in a
platform company that has scaled to hundreds of millions of
--- Highly analytical with the ability to translate between
strategic business decisions and their quantitative
--- Ability to think critically and objectively; excellent problem
solving skills and the ability to make quick decisions based on
--- Rigorous, great organizational skills, comfortable with
--- Ability to distill complex issues into structured frameworks
and concrete action plans.
--- Excellent communication and social skills, ability to be
personable yet persistent.
--- Proven track record of meeting business targets.
--- Proven experience in building and launching complex platforms
--- Extensive experience providing product direction to meet
Twilio's innovative SaaS and Connectivity products are transforming
how businesses and customers communicate with each other. With
customers in every industry, Twilio's products are changing the way
B2C and B2B companies interact with and manage customer
relationships. Reporting to the SVP and GM of Messaging, this
executive leadership role is unique as it allows you to work on a
product line that is over a billion USD in revenues and still
growing over 50% YoY.
This position will be located in our office at 375 Beale Street in
San Francisco. You will enjoy our office perks: catered meals,
snacks, game room, ergonomic desks, massages, Wednesday dinners,
bi-weekly All Hands and more. What you will also get to experience
is a company that believes in small teams for maximum impact; seeks
well-rounded talent to ensure a full perspective on our customers'
experience, understands that this is a marathon, not a sprint; that
continuously and purposefully builds an inclusive culture where
everyone is able to do and be the best version of themselves.
Millions of developers around the world have used Twilio to unlock
the magic of communications to improve any human experience. Twilio
has democratized communications channels like voice, text, chat,
video and email by virtualizing the world's communications
infrastructure through APIs that are simple enough for any
developer to use, yet robust enough to power the world's most
demanding applications. By making communications a part of every
software developer's toolkit, Twilio is enabling innovators across
every industry - from emerging leaders to the world's largest
organizations - to reinvent how companies engage with their
customers. To Apply:
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