Full Job Description
Our mission is to help people everywhere find a job and company they love! We're transforming an entire industry through the power of transparency. Our vision is for a world where radical transparency holds companies accountable to strive to become better employers.
We are looking for an experienced engineering leader to head our platform and infrastructure teams. The role will report to the CTO directly and will lead platform, infrastructure, database, and site reliability teams while laying the foundation for Glassdoor engineering excellence.
Our Platform engineering teams work horizontally to solve for network, security, reliability, deployment efficiency, and support AWS cloud and infrastructure management. These teams build the backbone of Glassdoor engineering, ensuring we all operate as a high-functioning team of engineers. We are starting to invest heavily in Kubernetes and containerization technologies.
As The Head of Platform & Infrastructure, you will set the vision and plan roadmaps for your teams, as well as help us adopt new technologies to build a best-in-class platform and infrastructure powering our site and engineering systems. You will also partner closely with our CTO & CIO to drive privacy & security initiatives for Glassdoor.
Set the vision and define the long-term strategy to build a high-performance platform and efficient deployment infrastructure to power all Glassdoor products
Define standards and best practices for managing our infrastructure in AWS cloud
Lead and grow teams of platform and infrastructure engineers, who will solve core engineering problems impacting all engineering teams at Glassdoor
Partner with cross-functional teams to define security and privacy vision
Hire, mentor, and grow your leaders in service of highly functional and effective teams
Guide the leadership team on setting company-wide goals that inform and support our strategy
10+ years of engineering experience in platform and infrastructure space with 5+ years of experience in managing multiple engineering teams. Experience with AWS cloud management a huge plus
Experience with managing large web-scale, high volume sites is required
Deep understanding of modern software development practices including high availability, CI/CD pipelines, AWS cloud infrastructure, containerization, etc.
Experience leading or working in a devops environment where engineers go on-call
Ability to thrive in a dynamic and fast-paced environment, building strategy while executing tactics, including hands-on contributions
Proven track record of collaboration with a variety of decision-makers to drive impact
Bachelor's in Computer Science or related discipline
Work with purpose – join us in creating transparency for job seekers everywhere
100% company paid medical/dental/vision/life coverage, with 80% dependent coverage
Long Term Incentive Plan
401(k) Plan with a Company Match to prepare for your future
Generous paid holidays and open paid time off
Pay transparency: Pay bands and compensation philosophy are shared publicly to ensure that everyone is paid fairly. Our annual Pay Gap Study found no gender or race/ethnicity pay gap at Glassdoor.
Diversity data transparency: Glassdoor externally publishes diversity information about its employee population to hold ourselves accountable to our commitment to change. We also provide programs and resources to foster a greater sense of belonging for our employees.
Employee feedback transparency: We publicly publish our employee feedback survey responses to ensure everyone has a complete picture of what it's like to work here.
Company performance transparency: Glassdoor will provide candidates easy access to the financial performance of the HR Tech strategic business unit of Recruit Holdings, of which Glassdoor is a part.
Operating transparently at Glassdoor is fundamental to us walking the talk as we advocate for transparency everywhere. The ultimate goal is not just to change how we operate at Glassdoor, but for every employer to follow our lead!
Glassdoor is committed to equal treatment and opportunity in all aspects of recruitment, selection, and employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, age, sex, marital status, physical or mental disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, or any other category protected under the law. Glassdoor is an equal opportunity employer; committed to creating a community of inclusion, and an environment free from discrimination, harassment, and retaliation.