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Woodland Hills, California - USD Full Time Posted: Monday, 19 June 2017
About the Opportunity:

ReachLocal has a unique and exciting opportunity for a Vice President of Engineering in our growing Software business. The mission of our Software business is to grow and extend our SaaS, Subscription and Reporting products and services that allow SMBs to manage their online marketing and grow their business.

This hands-on position will combine your expertise in open source development in ad tech and SaaS applications along with your ability to effectively lead distributed teams.

Reporting to the Senior Vice President of Software and working cross-functionally with stakeholders, you will play a critical role in developing global applications that directly impact our clients and company results.

About Your Responsibilities:

. Manage to high quality releases in an Agile environment

. Partner with the business on technical strategy, roadmaps, and ongoing estimates and resource planning

. Work with senior team to develop effective architectures and technical designs that create solid foundations for global products and services

. Manage teams of 20-30 staff in remote offices

. Ability to inspire, hire, and work with distributed teams

. Manage outsourced developers as needed to meet engineering and product needs

. Track and analyze application metrics

. Foster and support a culture of both innovation and excellence within our engineering team

About You:

. 12 years of relevant experience in software development with a strong background in open source technologies

. Team leadership skills

. Ability to create respect and engagement across engineering teams

. Bachelor's degree in CS, EE or other related discipline

. Experience with Rails, Java and/or other MVC web application frameworks

. Experience in Ad Tech and/or or SaaS applications

. Clear communication skills within and across teams

About Reachlocal:

Are you looking for a company that values innovation, passion, and a healthy work/life balance? A job where you feel supported and appreciated? At ReachLocal, we know our employees drive success, and we strive to create a thriving company culture where you'll enjoy coming to work every day.

Here, you can walk through the halls and bump into our CEO, catch an inter-office ping pong tournament, or support a local cause with your fellow employees. Are you ready to join a company where you can have fun and work with some of brightest people in digital marketing?

Our mission is to help local businesses all over the world reach more local customers online. As a leader in powering online marketing for local businesses, ReachLocal has been recognized for outstanding products and exceptional employees, having won Google's Quality Account Champion in North America and Google's Innovation Champion Award in Canada. Our CEO, Sharon Rowlands, has won countless awards, most recently the Gold Stevie Award for Female Executive of the Year in the 13th Annual Stevie Awards for Women in Business.

ReachLocal is headquartered in Woodland Hills, CA, with over 60 locations throughout the United States, Canada, Germany, the Netherlands, Japan, Australia, and Brazil.

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ReachLocal is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants for all job openings are welcome and will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, or any other basis protected by state, federal or local law. It is the intent of the Company to comply with all applicable federal, state and local legislation concerning equal opportunity in employment.

This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of all activities, duties or responsibilities required of the employee.

Posted by StartWire

Woodland Hills, California, United States of America
6/19/2017 7:50:54 AM

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