Engineering Director, Infrastructure
Location: Helsinki, Commitment Full-time, Team Engineering Leadership
We’re looking for experienced Director of Engineering for Infrastructure to join our product organization at the Smartly.io headquarters in Helsinki.
Smartly.io is growing fast, and we need your experience and drive to help us continue at this velocity. As Director of Engineering for Infrastructure, you'll be part of the Engineering Leadership team, leading our existing DevOps teams and growing our capabilities in other areas, such as SRE, Security and the move away from bare-metal.
Your goal is to ensure that we can provide a reliable service to our customers and improve the development tools for our engineers. We believe in automating our infrastructure as much as possible and pursuing challenging problems in a sustainable and repeatable way. Currently, our infrastructure processes petabytes of data every month through hundreds of servers.
Here's more about the team with a few highlights from our engineering blog:
How Engineers work in Smartly.io
Our Culture Handbook
25 Petabytes Later — Update on Our Image Rendering Architecture
This is the stack we work with:
Ansible, Kubernetes, Docker, Logstash, Jenkins, Grafana.
PostgreSQL, MongoDB, Cassandra, RabbitMQ, Elasticsearch
Hybrid Cloud: 1000+ dedicated servers and Private Cloud, Infrastructure as code.
Here’s What You'll Do:Mentor, grow, and empower your teams by giving them the skills, confidence and motivation to make decisions independently that lead to their personal and professional success, and enable them to become technical leaders.Think ahead and set the vision and roadmap for Smartly.io infrastructureWork with our Product Engineering teams to ensure alignment of roadmaps and communicate clear boundaries with other teams.Make sure that our entire engineering team has the best tools they need to seamlessly and efficiently ship code every dayPartner with recruiting to help scale the Infrastructure teams by actively sourcing and closing the best talentBring out the best in the individuals in your teams by enabling them to do the best work of their livesEnsure our services communicate with each other seamlessly, have minimal downtime, and recover quicklyImpact the productivity and happiness of our entire team with the tools we build.
Here's What We're Looking For:Several years of experience successfully managing teams of engineers on large-scale projects that included technical deep-dives and production troubleshooting in the areas of distributed systems, debugging, performanceAbility to set a long-term vision for the team and drive long-term execution towards that visionA thorough approach to technical design and execution of large technical projects. Willingness to be hands-on at times and looked up to for technical abilities and experienceGood at communicating organizational boundaries, setting expectations with others, and interfacing with product engineering teamsAble to mentor, coach, and develop engineers to do the best work of their lives. Works to forge the bonds of a strong teamTrack record of hiring engineers at scaleUnderstands the importance of security and compliance when working with personal data
Benefits of working with us:Competitive salary + option plans.Recharge yourself with full five weeks of paid annual leave. Healthcare insurance/service.Wellness and personal development (tools, events, etc.) reimbursement. Support with relocation and visa sponsorship if neededWork with the nicest and brightest teammates in a self-organizing team.Enjoy weekly breakfasts and quarterly dinners with the team.
Who we are
Smartly.io automates every step of social advertising to unlock greater performance and creativity. We automate creative production and ad buying in one single platform.
We are a global team of over 350 Smartlies with footholds in 13 cities, serving more than 650 brands worldwide, including eBay, Uber and TechStyle.
We take ownership, optimize impact and maximize learning. Smartlies choose us and grow with us thanks to our company culture. Learn more at smartly.io/culturehandbook.