Engineering Manager - Ads Marketplace, Revenue Science


March 25, 2021

San Francisco, CA 94103, US

Company Description
Twitter is what’s happening and what people are talking about right now. For us, life's not about a job, it's about purpose. We believe real change starts with conversation. Here, your voice matters. Come as you are and together we'll do what's right (not what's easy) to serve the public conversation.
Job Description

Who We Are:

As data product engineers in the Revenue function, our mission is to build real-time and offline data products to make data accessible and reliable. We leverage the largest-scale data processing technologies in the world and then apply them to the Revenue’s most critical and fundamental data problems.
Learn more about some of the challenges we tackle on this team:
  • Building a Petabyte-scale Data Warehouse (Google Cloud Next '18)
  • How Twitter Migrated its On-Prem Analytics to Google Cloud (Google Cloud Next '18)


What You’ll Do:
As a leader directly supporting the Data Product Engineering function you’ll embark on a mission of scaling the team to the Revenue’s most fundamental data needs.
You will strengthen the team as a magnet for data engineering talent, by mentoring and developing team members. You will be responsible for the team’s technical strategy and roadmap – creating success metrics in close collaboration with other Engineering, Product, Data Science, and ML functions.
The team members you will be supporting will work closely with product teams to build mission-critical data pipelines and products that are ‘source of truth’ for Twitter’s fundamental revenue data, as well as modern data warehouse solutions.
Your efforts will reveal invaluable business and user insights, leveraging vast amounts of Twitter revenue data to fuel numerous teams including Ads Analytics, Ads Experience, Ads Data Science, Marketplace, Targeting, Prediction, and many others.
Who You Are:
You are a technical, experienced engineering manager well-versed in cross-functional engagement, looking to join a stellar team of passionate data engineers -
  • You have experience building high-performing teams, and developing the careers of your people.
  • You love to solve interesting problems and are comfortable and confident working in a highly collaborative, distributed systems environment.
  • You work best in an environment with a sense of urgency and can rapidly iterate on data/product features

You are passionate about data and driven to take the data organization challenges at Twitter’s data scope.
What you’ll need: Leadership
  • Previously managed a team of 4-8 engineers and has 1+ years of management experience. Experience with building data products, taking them to the market, and iterating and improving them over time.
  • Technical capacity to partner with tech leads, DS, Product and comfortable diving into the different parts of data experience
  • B.S. or higher in Computer Science or similar, a prior track record of excellence as a data engineer

  • Strong programming and algorithmic skills
  • Experience with data processing (such as Hadoop, Spark, Pig, Hive, MapReduce etc).
  • Proficiency with SQL (Relational, Redshift, Hive, Presto, Vertica)
  • Data Modeling and ER models
  • Ability in managing and communicating data project plans and requirements to internal clients

Nice to have:
  • Experience writing Big Data pipelines, as well as custom or structured ETL, implementation and maintenance
  • Experience with large-scale data warehousing architecture and data modeling
  • Proficiency with Java, Scala, or Python
  • Experience with GCP (BigQuery, BigTable, DataFlow)
  • Experience with Druid or Apache Flink
  • Experience with real-time streaming (Apache Kafka, Apache Beam, Heron, Spark Streaming)

Additional Information

We are committed to an inclusive and diverse Twitter. Twitter is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based on race, ethnicity, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status or any other legally protected status.

San Francisco applicants: Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.