Job ID : 1041277 Date Updated : October 18th, 2020
Engineering Manager role!

【大手ニュースアプリ企業】Engineering Manager – News Ranking

Hiring Company スキルハウス・スタッフィング・ソリューションズ 株式会社
Location Tokyo - 23 Wards
Job Type Permanent Full-time
Salary 15 million yen ~ 20 million yen

Job Description

- Build and manage the JP news ranking team to accomplish company objectives for developing and implementing a highly scalable news recommendation system with major responsibility to drive JP user engagement
- Provide guidance, mentorship, and coaching to the team
- Collaborate with key stakeholders and partners (AI Foundation, AI Infrastructure, Data
- Platform and other related teams) to understand business needs, set technical roadmap for news recommendation team, and drive its major projects together with senior members of the team
- Able to work across product and engineering division to orchestrate large scope projects that significantly improve news ranking and achieve key engagement KPIs for targeted markets
- Lead designing and developing high level frameworks to integrate various contents, features, models into one single system of news ranking. Able to effectively tradeoff overlapping/conflicting engagement metrics to optimize user experience in the interest of company mission.

General Requirements

Minimum Experience Level Over 6 years
Career Level Mid Career
Minimum English Level Business Level
Minimum Japanese Level None
Minimum Education Level Bachelor's Degree
Visa Status Permission to work in Japan required

Required Skills

- Experience in designing machine learning algorithms, and applying them to real world problems
- Experience in managing engineering team
- In-depth machine Learning expertise in natural language processing or recommendation systems
- Able to have deep end-to-end understanding of sophisticated ranking systems and able to design high level frameworks to fundamentally improve the system
- Able to build a strong team through hiring, as well as mentoring/growing managers/engineers by constantly challenging them with solid support
- Strong leadership and communication skills (in English)


[Preferred skills]

- Experience with cloud based architecture (e.g. Amazon Web Services)
- Experience in a multinational corporation or distributed team
- Strong interest in news media and our mission
- Direct experience with news recommendation

Job Location

  • Tokyo - 23 Wards

Work conditions

Job Type Permanent Full-time
Salary 15 million yen ~ 20 million yen
Work Hours スーパーフレックス
Holidays 完全週休2日制、年末年始、年次有給休暇、産前産後休暇、子の看護休暇、介護休暇、介護休業、育児休業、その他特別休暇な

Hiring Company Information

Company Type Large Company (more than 300 employees) - International Company
Non-Japanese Ratio About half Japanese
Recruiter Company Information

Skillhouse Staffing Solutions K.K.

【大手ニュースアプリ企業】Engineering Manager – News Ranking - 1041277

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