The Consumer Engineering organization’s mission is to develop experiences that serve the public conversation and delight our hundreds of millions of customers around the world. We’re responsible for timelines, recommendations, and search systems that allow customers to discover and connect with the most relevant content. Tweet authoring, direct messages, Fleets, Spaces, and many other new experiences for content creators live within the Consumer organization. We also build Health systems that allow for all of the above to be delivered with safety and trust. Consumer is a rapidly growing organization with both existing and brand new products to support, unsolved technical challenges, and hundreds of millions of tweets and engagements each day.
What You’ll Do
You are a strategist who will drive our technical strategy on mobile, machine learning, cloud adoption, security, quality, and more. You will partner consumer engineering leadership, product management, and your technical leads to build a high-value roadmap of innovation for your organization. You will lead by example to build your team culture in keeping with Twitter’s culture. You will partner with Directors and Engineering Managers in multiple organizations across Twitter and guide engineers with your technical expertise by contributing to design reviews and ideation. You will help mentor, coach and grow people.
You will work with our Principal and Sr. Staff engineers to innovate and build new systems, improve and enhance existing systems as well as identify new opportunities to apply your knowledge to solve critical problems. Your responsibilities will include:
Strategy and Execution of a technical roadmap that will increase the velocity of delivering products at Twitter and unlock new engineering capabilities
Advising: Represent the Consumer organization and act as technical advisor to product and engineering executives across Twitter
Mentoring: Mentor the professional development of the team, in conjunction with the Engineering Manager.
Planning / Alignment: Plan and collaborate with other teams Twitter in delivering impactful changes, whilst cross collaborating/working together with other teams for the long term.
Provide oversight: Lead strategy with engineers and researchers to understand how everything fits together and how best to deliver meaningful impact. Understands what changes are applicable, when it is not, and what are the risks.
Execution: Make decisions which balance between immediate impact and long-term bets, as well as managing resourcing and prioritization.
Relationship management: You will forge close relationships with the Principal and Sr. Staff engineering community as well as with engineering and product management leaders in multiple organizations at Twitter and you will partner with them to deliver impact.
Cross functional partnership: Work closely with other teams from across the company to deliver impactful projects which may involve multiple disciplines.