Engineering Manager, Adtech
Location: San Francisco
Posted on: August 7, 2022
Upwork ($UPWK) is the world's work marketplace. We serve
everyone from one-person startups to over 30% of the Fortune 100
with a powerful, trust-driven platform that enables companies and
talent to work together in new ways that unlock their
Last year, more than $3.3 billion of work was done through Upwork
by skilled professionals who are gaining more control by finding
work they are passionate about and innovating their careers.
We're building a new AdTech team to build out Upwork's Ad products
to enable our users to advertise and stand out in Upwork's work
marketplace. This team is directly responsible for building out an
Ad product that will be used by hundreds of thousands of users and
will have a major impact on Upwork's business. Our goal is to build
a world class platform for our users at scale, while focusing on
the user experience, platform stability, scalability and
transparency as our core principles.
You'll be leading and growing a team of passionate engineers to
design, develop, and implement solutions, including using open
source, frameworks, and components that will enable us to improve
and scale our AdTech. We're still in the early stages of this new
product line, so you will be making a huge impact on building the
team, technology and business. If you have a passion for solving
hard problems at scale and love to apply your expertise in AdTech
to build a new suite of Ad products for our users, then you'll
thrive in this team and Upwork.
- Co-lead the company's Ad product strategy. You will participate
actively with product and business counterparts to define the
entire feature set from Ad delivery to the reporting system.
- Lead the team through technical designs and build out the
technical roadmap to a sophisticated bidding system that can be
applied to different Ad types, create an ad manager dashboard and
reports with key metrics and ROI.
- Work with different application and infrastructure teams to
deliver this AdTech product across the entire Upwork.com and
- Responsible for hiring, mentoring, and managing a team of
top-notch globally distributed engineers.
- Drive on time delivery and execution of key projects while
maintaining superior quality and high site uptime.
What It Takes To Catch Our Eye
- Experience in commercial software applications, of which 3+
years are in AdTech or MarTech space.
- Multiple years of industry experience building scalable micro
services and data driven platforms.
- Multiple years of experience with AWS stack, orchestration and
scaling tooling for it.
- a year of experience leading and mentoring high-performing
- Leading engineering teams across multiple time zones.
Come change how the world works.
At Upwork, you'll shape talent solutions for how the world works
today. We are a remote-first organization working together to
create exciting remote work opportunities for a global community of
professionals. While we have physical offices in San Francisco and
Chicago, currently we also support hiring of corporate full-time
employees in 15 states in the United States. Please speak with a
member of our recruitment team to determine whether you are located
in a state in which we are hiring corporate full-time
Our vibrant culture is built on shared values and our mission to
create economic opportunities so that people have better lives. We
foster amazing teams, put our community first, and have a bias
toward action. We encourage everyone to bring their whole selves to
work and grow together through development opportunities,
mentorship, and employee resource groups. Oh yeah, we've also got
Check out our Life at Upwork page to learn more about the employee
Upwork is proudly committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse
and inclusive workforce. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we never
discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin,
gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical
condition), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression,
age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a
disability, or other applicable legally protected
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