Director of Software Engineering, Android at Digital Turbine (Washington DC or Remote)

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At Digital Turbine, we want to create simpler ways for consumers to discover the apps and content they love. Through our partnerships with leading carriers and OEMs, we create new frictionless experiences on smartphones that allow brands and advertisers to reach users at an unprecedented scale. In a rapidly changing industry, we are always looking to create better paths of discovery to connect consumers, publishers, and advertisers in the mobile ecosystem.
As the Director of Software Engineering, Android you will guide your teams to drive high-quality technical execution and operational excellence in the delivery of software solutions that meet business needs and maximize customer experience, growth and retention. The Director of Software Engineering has responsibility over a group of development teams spanning multiple technologies, with a focus on Android mobile application development. These teams carry out the analysis, design, development and implementation of large-scale software applications. The Director of Software Engineering ensures projects are completed within committed time and budget and are integrated with other software applications. The Director contributes to development policies, standards and procedures. The Director of Software Engineering manages the activities of individual contributors and supervisors within a business domain with accountability for objectives and key results.
Primary Responsibilities of the Director of Software Engineering:
    • Manage the development teams' performance in the delivery of solutions including:
    • All aspects of software engineering: requirements collection and refinement, design, code and test
    • Implementation of product features in collaboration with product owners and business stakeholders
    • Deployment of Agile / Scrum methodology to deliver high-quality software releases
    • Development of awesome software that improves not only our business but moves the industry as a whole
    • Planning for, mentoring and coaching of individual and professional development of staff software engineers, quality engineers, and scrum masters
    • Drive organization initiatives including Agile process maturity, automated testing, continuous integration, continuous delivery and continuous documentation
    • Maintain alignment of teams to business and technical delivery expectations, and act as a point of contact for escalations and leadership communications
    • Refine and mature sometimes ambiguous / conceptual requirements and guide the technical team to implement solutions through solid engineering practice
    • Be unafraid to get hands dirty and expertly work side by side with other engineers to code, commit, PR and merge to deliver product
    • Identify and convert opportunities to evaluate new technologies and drive adoption to enhance business outcomes

Basic Qualifications of the Director of Software Engineering:
    • 7+ years of experience developing Android applications in a team environment
    • Extensive knowledge of modern Android CI/CD practices and configuration management
    • 10+ years of professional software engineering experience
    • 5+ years of experience leading distributed software engineering teams in an IT/software field
    • Broad and demonstrated background in a wide variety of development tools, coding languages, source control, build management and other infrastructure

Preferred Qualifications of the Director of Software Engineering:
    • Extensive experience and thorough knowledge of Linux kernel and userland
    • Demonstrated familiarity with Android platform architecture and roadmap
    • Experience cooperatively developing solutions with OEMs to embed within their firmware
    • Previous work building Android (OSP) from source code
    • Experience with Android NDK or Android framework development
    • Exposure with Advertising Technology digital platforms (Google Ad Manager, DoubleClick for Publishers (DFP), etc.)
    • Experience designing fault tolerant and highly available distributed systems
    • Understanding of various security patterns & controls and passion for learning new technologies
    • Experience having managed and driven internal systems towards continuous improvement and operational efficiency, including instrumentation for reporting capabilities
    • Undergraduate degree in Engineering, Computer Science or work experience equivalent

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About Digital Turbine
Digital Turbine is the largest independent mobile growth platform and levels up the landscape for advertisers, publishers, carriers, and OEMs. By integrating a full ad stack with proprietary technology built into devices by wireless operators and OEMs, Digital Turbine supercharges advertising and monetization. As a titan of ad tech, we simplify mobile growth and monetization for publishers and advertisers.
The company is headquartered in Austin, Texas, with global offices in New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, London, Berlin, Singapore, Tel Aviv, and other cities serving top agency, app developer, and advertising markets. Listed on Deloitte Technology Fast 500 for six consecutive years since 2015 and winner of Austin Chamber of Commerce's Company Culture in 2020.
Digital Turbine is an equal opportunity employer and committed to building a diverse and inclusive team. We welcome people of different backgrounds, experiences, abilities, and perspectives!
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An Insider's view of Digital Turbine

How does your team reward individual success?

Digital Turbine encourages employees to grow professionally in a supportive and meritocratic environment. Since 2017, I have progressed from seller to regional lead in EMEA. If you’re a highly motivated and ambitious individual, Digital Turbine is the right home for you.

Duncan

Head of Sales, EMEA

How does the company support your career growth?

The leadership at DT is amazing at identifying the strengths of their team members. They are always finding great opportunities for individuals to use their skills and grow in areas they express interest in. For people who are driven and excited about technology there is no better place to work.

Jessica

Sr. Business Intelligence Analyst - Business Ops

What are Digital Turbine Perks + Benefits

Digital Turbine Benefits Overview

We know how important it is to reward our teams for the hard work and results they bring to the business, that’s why we offer great benefits and a total rewards program tailored to our employees around the world.

Total Rewards
This includes base salary, bonus or commission structure based on your role, top notch benefits and equity for EVERY employee in the company.

Flexible & Casual Environment
We hustle, we work hard, and we believe in freedom. We know life doesn’t happen on a fixed schedule, so we offer flexible hours to work when and how it’s best for you.

Comprehensive Coverage
Full medical, dental and vision coverage is provided as well as insurance on group, life, dependent and business travel.

Stock Options
We want EVERY employee to be a shareholder in Digital Turbine. Every new employee is granted stock options when they join the company and is eligible for discretionary option grants based on their performance.

Time Off
We want you to make the best decisions for your time and believe you should take time off when you need it. We offer unlimited vacation, parental leave, and a fully paid 12-week short-term disability.

Time Together
From tacos on Mondays to beer on Fridays, the company regularly takes breaks to gab and grab food. Each site has its own locally-inspired perks to keep our teams connected and having fun.

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Our Digital Turbine Gives Back program focuses on creating measurable and substantial impact to the local community, nonprofits and employees ​
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
We encourage a positive culture of inclusiveness with Community Action Teams. Employee-led forums drive company-wide improvements.
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Documented equal pay policy
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Highly diverse management team
Unconscious bias training
Diversity manifesto
Mean gender pay gap below 10%
Diversity Employee Resource Groups
We actively foster & grow a safe learning environment for DT employees to engage in meaningful interactions that challenge us to break down barriers and inherent beliefs.
Hiring Practices that Promote Diversity
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Mental Health Benefits
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
Company Equity
We want EVERY employee to be a shareholder. Every new employee is granted stock options upon joining Digital Turbine and is eligible for discretionary option grants based on their performance.
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Everyone is granted stock options when they join the company.
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
Family Medical Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Paid Holidays
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Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Fridays we cater meals and teams regularly breaks to gab and grab food.
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We host beer Fridays and celebrate wins together.
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Job Training & Conferences
Everyone has access to the LinkedIn Learning Platform, which provides a variety of video courses with different learning paths.
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Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
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Time allotted for learning
Online course subscriptions available

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