Automation and Integration Team Leader



Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
Posted on Thursday, April 27, 2023

Curious about what it’s like to work at the world’s number 1 discovery platform as an Implementation Team Leader? We’re glad you asked!

Taboola, the world’s largest content recommendation platform, is hiring an Implementation Team Leader to join Taboola News Professional Services group. We’re looking for an Implementation Team Leader to join Taboola News Services group. We’re looking for a strong technical leader, who thrives in a fast-paced environment and can expertly manage a team of junior Developers.

The Implementation Team Leader will be responsible for overseeing the team's day-to-day activities, identifying opportunities for tools development, and mentoring the team to help them reach their full potential. You will be working closely with the delivery projects team, to implement Taboola News custom solutions to the biggest mobile OEMs, mentor junior developers and guide them through tools design and development, complex integration processes, troubleshooting and investigating issues carrying out technical conversations with Engineering teams.

At Taboola, we currently work in a hybrid work model giving employees the flexibility to work from home a few days a week. We have offices in Ramat Gan and Beer Sheva and are looking to grow to additional locations such as Jerusalem, where our Taboolars have the opportunity to meet their teammates, connect with other teams and socialize with friends.

What are some of the things you do on a day-to-day basis?

  • Lead & Manage a team of talented implementation developers with various skill sets, to meet demanding SLAs and high quality standards
  • Contribute as a ‘hands on’ personal contributor, and become the focal point for technical inquiries
  • Identify opportunities, push for tools development, and mentor the team throughout the process.
  • Own and manage multiple data initiatives and projects
  • Take part in engineering discussions
  • Drive innovative solutions and tools development to improve delivery operation and team efficiency
  • Research and analyze large volume data sets in order to generate useful conclusions and actionable recommendations
  • Identify, troubleshoot and solve highly complex technical escalations coming from the field
  • Process driven
  • Understand and create priority for a team in a high demanding environment
  • Work with Taboola’s Engineering and Product teams on enabling new features for Scale
  • Continuously work to improve the KPIs and deliver exceptional service

Our tech stack:

JavaScript (ES5 / ES6+), HTML, CSS, Java, Karma, Selenium, Spark, Kafka, Hadoop, HDFS, K8s, Helm, Docker, MySQL, Vertica, BigQuery, Kusto, ELK, Grafana, Git, Memcached, Airflow, Prometheus

What are the skills a good Implementation Team Leader needs to have?

  • 5+ years of experience as a Full Stack Developer
  • Experience in the SaaS industry.
  • Understanding and working with multiple networking environments
  • Able to technically lead and mentor other team members
  • Bachelor’s Degree (computer science preferred or comparable work experience)
  • Ability to drive professional growth by providing mentoring and guidance to junior developers
  • Experience with hiring and developing talent
  • Self-motivated individual with ability to multitask and work in a highly dynamic environment
  • Ability to understand data and to transform it into insights
  • Experience with large-scale production services and databases – SQL, NoSQL, KQL
  • Strong communication skills and excellent English, required to communicate daily with our global teams.
  • 1+ years of experience in managing a similar team – advantage
  • Deep knowledge and proven work experience in the Ad Tech – advantage
  • An independent, self-starter, with a “can-do approach

It would be great if you also have:

  • 1+ years of experience in managing a similar team – advantage
  • Deep knowledge and proven work experience in the Ad Tech – advantage

Why Taboola?

  • Taboola is the world’s leading recommendation platform reaching over 500 million daily active users. We’re growing rapidly, and have recently gone public on the NASDAQ.
  • Adam Singolda, Taboola Founder and CEO says; “You can copy anything from another business but you can’t copy a company’s culture.”

    If you ask our employees what they love about Taboola they will tell you that here, they are able to discover their best professional selves, explore where they can grow to, and learn from and together with smart and talented people.

  • At Taboola, we pride ourselves in making an impact on how people consume content across the world, a culture of transparency, passion, and a diverse, inclusive and friendly work environment.
  • You can get to know us more by visiting our company website, careers site, Taboola Life blog and social media channels; Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn

Want to learn more about us, you’re welcome to watch the latest News article about Taboola

Sounds good, how do I apply?

It’s easy, submit your CV by clicking the “Apply” button below.

Taboola is an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity in all forms. We are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees and believe such an environment is critical for success. Employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.