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Director of Engineering, Application Development

Engineering | Palo Alto, CA | Full Time

Job Description

About Us:

ShareThis uncovers the topography of human behavior, unlocking the power of digital behavioral data while providing stewardship and respect for global consumers who share their data. 

ShareThis is known for our free sharing tool, first offered in 2007. From the 3 million websites around the world that use our sharing tools, ShareThis assembles data from billions of page visits every month, under agreements with site owners and with the consent of site visitors. From this data, ShareThis builds products to help marketers understand and connect to groups of consumers most likely to be interested in that marketer’s products and messages. We partner with agencies, brands and many leading advertising and marketing technology companies. Our clients and partners choose ShareThis data for its unparalleled scale, breadth, and insight.

ShareThis is the pioneer of online sharing and we are looking for a strong engineering leader to lead our application development not only for online sharing tools, but also for our rapidly growing data business.

You will be a hands-on leader managing both a local team and an offshore team. You will be responsible for the full life cycle of our applications. An ideal candidate will have experience in building web applications end-to-end, with emphasis on design of visual interfaces.

Required Qualifications

  • A Bachelor degree in computer science or related fields
  • A few years of experience in a position of manager and senior manager
  • Extensive experience in developing web applications
  • Fluent in React.js and some other JavaScript packages
  • Experience in designing user experience
  • Great communication skills

Nice to have

  • Programming experience in Python and Java
  • Experience in AWS and Google Bigquery
  • A background in MarTech and AdTech
  • Experience in leading an offshore team