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Senior Engineering Manager, Search Infrastructure (San Francisco or Brooklyn)

Etsy, Brooklyn OR San Francisco

Peer-to-peer e-commerce website focused on handmade or vintage items and supplies


Etsy is seeking a Senior Engineering Manager to join our Search Sciences organization.

Our marketplace has an abundance of one-of-a-kind items from independent artists, designers and vintage collectors from around the world.

About the Job
As a Senior Engineering Manager for Search Infrastructure at Etsy, you will lead a team of talented individuals and will be responsible for building the best-in-class search platform powering the Etsy marketplace of 45M listings. You will work with our partner teams in Machine Learning Infrastructure, Search Ranking, and Recommendations to deliver and support an industry leading search, recommendation, and personalization experience. You can read about some of our recent work on Code As Craft.

This is a full-time role based in San Francisco, CA or Brooklyn, NY.

About you

  • You possess solid experience managing engineering projects and processes.
  • You are enthusiastic and passionate about what you do, and use that to help motivate diverse groups.
  • You have a keen eye for focus and impact.  
  • You understand how a great manager can lead a team to achieve more than the sum of its members.  
  • Your have demonstrated experience leading technical teams, setting goals, and crafting plans to achieve them.
  • Ability to build meaningful cross-functional relationships and working with people across multiple disciplines to create, build, and launch successful products.
  • You have a significant past experience contributing hands on to building and architecting large scale distributed systems.

You will be successful in this role if you have:

  • At least three years of technical leadership and people management experience.
  • Experience managing an engineering team on a large-scale projects with technical deep-dives into code, system design, and architecture.
  • BS/MS in Computer Science, or a related field, or relevant experience.
  • Experience with Search Infrastructure is a major plus.


What’s Next
Interested in joining the team? Send us a cover letter and your resume explaining why you’d be great for the job. We value individuality and variety, so make sure to tell us what you’re all about. If you have an online presence (blog, Twitter, Facebook), send it along. And if you write, draw, craft, or contribute to something you’re proud of, we’d love to hear about it. 

Etsy is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants regardless of color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital or family status, disability, gender identity or expression, veteran status, actual or presumed belonging to an ethnic group, or any other legally protected status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

About Etsy

Etsy is a marketplace where people around the world connect, both online and offline, to make, sell and buy unique goods.

The heart and soul of Etsy is our global community: the creative entrepreneurs who use Etsy to sell what they make or curate, the shoppers looking for things they can’t find anywhere else, the manufacturers who partner with Etsy sellers to help them grow, and the Etsy employees who maintain and nurture our marketplace.

Want to learn more about Etsy? Visit https://www.etsy.com/