Every day, millions of users come to Timehop to reminisce. Timehop surfaces all of your memories, from your camera roll & social media accounts to show you what you did & what you said on this day in history. Our platform has connected people to their past for nearly a decade, & we've successfully leveraged programmatic advertising to enable & empower our mission. We now offer this mobile advertising platform - Nimbus - as a service to third-party mobile applications to power their programmatic advertising needs.
Timehop is looking for a full-time Director of Mobile Engineering who will oversee the development of Timehop's Android & iOS apps, as well as a mobile SDK consumed by our Nimbus clients.
Your responsibilities will be to lead a team of talented engineers developing mobile applications that will be used by millions of people around the world. You will provide strategic technical direction, execute a product roadmap, & oversee the QA process for Timehop's cross-platform mobile applications & SDKs. The ideal candidate will have strong analytical & interpersonal skills & would enjoy working as part of a group of passionate technologists to deliver quality products. You will be involved in all aspects of the project life-cycle & will work closely with the design team to concept creative solutions to product features.
The role requires a mix of hands-on application development coding skills along with comprehensive technical knowledge of the components of large-scale mobile applications, combined with the ability to lead, mentor, & manage a diverse team of technologists with varying levels of experience. You should be familiar with modern software development methodologies, & be able to dive deep & rapidly iterate on ideas despite ambiguity. The team will look to you to demonstrate a unique blend of strong leadership & an in-depth engineering skillset with modern mobile application development technologies.