Senior Director, Software Engineering (Purchase Domain)
- Location SUNNYVALE, CA
- Career Area Software Development and Engineering
- Job Function Software Development and Engineering
- Employment Type -
- Position Type -
- Requisition 1283773BR
What you'll do at
We are looking for an experienced engineering leader to help us improve the purchase experience and build scalable transactions platform on web and mobile. In this role, you would be responsible for leading a globally distributed organization that builds Cart and Checkout experiences, Payment Platform powering multiple eCommerce tenants as well as Policy and Promotions engine.
You will need to:
• Have strong accountability and ownership to drive outcomes that create frictionless customer experiences
• Collaborate effectively with various functions such as Product, Design, Business and Operations and influence without authority
• Be a change agent for constantly striving for excellence in a rapidly evolving environment
• Be a multiplier: hire 10X engineering talent, motivate and grow them
• Create a strong engineering driven culture that promotes diversity, innovation and creative problem solving
• Build and grow global teams and develop a consistent culture remotely
More about you:
You have probably held a number of different leadership positions over your career so far and figured out how to scale platforms for high throughput and efficiency. Right now, you’re looking for a role that lets you stay close to the technology and engineering practices yet also assumes a large amount of customer-oriented product and business engagement. You can apply good judgment to the steepest software engineering challenges. You set high standards and have demonstrated the ability to build and lead a high-performance team. You are able to think about the big picture and don’t mind being hands-on if needed. You also enjoy building relationships with others in a highly visible, cross-functional role.
• Extensive background in leading global software engineering product teams
• Proven ability to earn respect, trust and influence from people you work with and to mentor top technical talent
• Technical leadership experience in design, implementation, and support of core database services that are highly reliable, flexible, and scalable
• BS/MS/PhD in information technology, computer science or a related engineering discipline, or equivalent experience
• Good understanding of the payments, retail and eCommerce technology domain
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