Director, Software Engineering - remote

Posted May 18

The BigData Compute Platform’s products will drive data workloads across our Data Platforms, Stream Processing, domains data engineering, Machine Learning, and Engineering Tooling. We will provide a worldwide highly available BigData compute fabric launching large number of nodes every day. This will be tier-1 services for many use cases to empower Data as a Service for GoDaddy’s customers.

This is a new Org to build and support products such asAbstract layer for BigData Computational engines across company to provide unified experience to thousands of internal users who want to process, query and mine data at large scale. Key will be to scale the compute platform across company with low cost but differentiated experiences & ease to use abstraction layer.

Built platform based on cloud infrastructure which enables and enhance fleet-wide agility, efficiency, and reliability while empowering engineers through valuable abstractions and reduced operational burden. Team will take lead role in driving our compute primitives forward, evolving them to meet our customer’s needs.

This team will also drive ML infrastructure based on Kubernetes containers, orchestration, monitoring and central API layer for various Data services.

What you'll get to do

  • Drive the vision and strategy for our Big Data Compute engineering & ML Infra organizations
  • Collaborate and drive the technical vision for the Data Platform (and the Platform in general).
  • Hire and grow our team of exceptional engineers
  • Empower, challenge, and coach a team of principals and senior engineers to grow their impact as individual technical leaders by providing them with context and continuous feedback
  • Effectively prioritize and manage our engineering roadmaps in alignment with our product roadmap
  • Build and maintain strong cross-functional relationships across Platform Engineering partners and customers throughout engineering
  • Collaborate closely within the overall Data Platform team to function as one team, delivering cohesive solutions

Your experience should include

  • 10+ years as a Software architect/equivalent (cloud, data, platform etc.) with hands-on experience in multiple areas such as data management, data analysis, query processing, distributed processing, high availability, machine learning and operational excellence of production systems.
  • Excellent skills to champion teamwork, trust and partnership. Amazing ability to align divergent ideas to a common solution focused on business value & long-term benefits.
  • Solid understanding of Data Quality, Governance, Lineage, Metadata Management, semantic data store, Customer behavior data, Analytics, Data Ingestion/Acquisition/Prep technologies
  • Personal characteristics include a natural intellectual curiosity. You thrive in fast-paced environments, accompanied by agile engineering practices. Delivering business value without compromising quality is in your DNA.
  • Facilitate the design of efficient and secure procedures for data handling and analysis, with an understanding of both business and technical requirements. Ability to maintain balance between technology, business value and execution efficiency.
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal & written)

You might also have

  • Data Science and Machine Learning experience is a bonus.

We've got your back...Enjoy our many benefits (My Wallet), including paid time off, 401k, equity grants and parental leave. Join one of our employeeresourcegroups (Culture). Continue to have a side hustle, if you have one (we love entrepreneurs, remember?). Most importantly, come as you are and make your own way.

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Remote Mix: 100% Remote

Position Level: Director

Job Type: Full-Time

Regional Restrictions: USA Only

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