Engineering Manager, Homefeed Personalization

Currently, we personalize our Pinners’ homefeeds by utilizing a combination of data mining, user modeling, and machine-learned models of user behavior. We’re looking for a hands-on Engineering manager to lead and grow Pinterest’s Homefeed Personalization team. This is an opportunity to build and improve foundational pieces of personalization for over 100M+ users worldwide across billions of pieces of unique content.

What you’ll do:

  • Knit with engineers and analysts to develop a homefeed quality roadmap
  • Mentor and guide the professional and technical development of team members
  • Define and own the metrics we use to track homefeed success
  • Research and develop models to personalize and rank Pinners’ homefeeds
  • Recruit new team members and develop internal talent to scale

What we’re looking for:

  • 5+ years of experience working and evolving machine learning systems in production
  • Expertise in technical communication skills and demonstrating strong product sense to improve the Pinner experience
  • Depth in iterating and improving on metrics through data mining and machine learning

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