Service Delivery Manager - Team Manager

About the role

Would you like to be manager for Adform’s Data Service employees and be part of Adform IT Leadership team and supervise the delivery of Data Services team roadmap?

We offer you an amazing opportunity to contribute to services strategy and participate in shaping the direction of numerous databases technologies. You will also act as one of the voices of our IT leadership team responsible for cascading the agreed strategy and executing it in the Data Services Team in collaboration with your peers and seasoned engineers’ team.

Data Services Team is a part of Adform‘s IT department. Together with Cloud Services, Datacenters & Network teams and in close cooperation with DevOps Services group, we ensure, that our global infrastructure is operating at highest availability, is scalable, reliable, secure and our provided services for our clients and stakeholders ensure stable Adform platform as well as continuously improved infrastructure to achieve Adform product development goals.

About the team

Main services of the team which is loaded with millions of transactions per second and petabytes of historical records:

  • Provides Database as a Service for Microsoft SQL, Vertica, MongoDB, PostgreSQL, Aerospike, Redis, Elastic Search;
  • Ensures the availability and maintenance of data stream-processing and message-broker technologies, like Kafka & RabbitMQ;
  • Supervises big data processing and storage platforms on Apache Hadoop and its multiple related tools

We would like you to:

  • Enable the direction: be the ambassador between your management, stakeholders and the team, and ensure, that team ‘s provided services and created projects are timely delivered
  • Guide engineers within team to execute the items on the roadmap
  • Advocate Adform DNA (values) and development culture
  • Enable, support and monitor continuous Team's performance and growth to deliver business results by following best practices
  • Ensure the technical integrity and quality of the solutions
  • Ensure that people are motivated, engaged and collaborate across the organization
  • Drive people performance and development to deliver business results and ensure their successful professional growth in the company. 
  • Make sure execution of roadmap is in accordance to established quality metrics
  • Create and mediate environment to establish transparency and information flow within team
  • Oversee operational expenses of the team (examples: business trips, education, offsite, etc.) as well, as agreements and invoices of your team ‘s services

We believe you:

  • Have experience in working within technical companies or areas
  • Have experience in leading software or infrastructure engineering teams (experience in managing team of data infrastructure would be an advantage)
  • Are always keen to learn and advance your skills
  • Are focused on result and honor agreements and promises
  • Have knowledge and experience working under Scrum framework
  • Have practical people management experience (setting clear expectations, supporting growth, motivating, engaging, delegating)
  • Have experience of working in an international company in similar position. 
  • Are fluent in English, both written and verbal

Our Promise:

  • A chance to make an impact on Internet evolvement world wide
  • Being part of competition with world level companies
  • Working with highly loaded and highly available systems
  • Friendly and dynamic work environment 
  • A lot of servers, complex infrastructure and a fast-growing product
  • Attractive private medical insurance
  • Multisport Card or My Benefit cafeteria
  • Yoga classes in the office
  • Perfect office location (by metro Politechnika station)

About Us

Adform provides an integrated Software as a Service platform for the buying, managing and serving of digital advertising. The company’s software consists of a Data Management Platform, a Demand Side Platform and an Ad Serving Platform with advanced analytics, reporting and creative tools that drive high impact digital advertising campaigns globally. Founded in Denmark in 2002, Adform services a client portfolio that includes the world’s leading agencies, advertisers, consultancies, and publishers.