Engineering Manager, Promotional Artwork Engineering

Job Type: Full time
Job Nature: 100% Remote
Location: San Francisco, CA
Posted: Dec 20, 2021
Level: Other
Category: Management

Los Gatos, California


Core Engineering

Netflix is the world's leading streaming entertainment service with over 200 million paid memberships in over 190 countries enjoying TV series, documentaries and feature films across a wide variety of genres and languages. Members can watch as much as they want, anytime, anywhere, on any internet-connected screen. Members can play, pause and resume watching, all without commercials or commitments.

With an increasing slate of original content being produced every year, our products manage billions of dollars worth of content-spend.

About the space

Promotional assets are the key to discovering content you love to watch. The Promotional Media Engineering products make it easy to tell stories about our stories. We build products to get artwork and video assets in front of our members, both on and off-service. Our backend services power products that are used internally at Netflix as well as externally by our content partners, fulfillment partners, creative agencies and freelancers that work with Netflix to curate one of the best entertainment catalogs in the world.

About the role

The Promotional Artwork Engineering team is hiring a leader to drive a strategic problem space for creating the best promotional assets for our global catalog. This team is responsible for building products and services that enable us to generate and surface insights about our promotional assets in our tools. This team works closely with Product Management, Design, Analytics, UI and various business teams to define and implement strategies to help our creative teams make the best decisions around promotional assets.

What you’ll do:

  • Team Leadership: build and lead a team of server-side engineers adept at building distributed microservices.
  • Technical Vision: re-evaluate architecture choices on an ongoing basis, in anticipation of increased scale and ever-evolving technology to meet the demands of a growing business.
  • Demonstrate technical skills to successfully drive infrastructure & tool improvements for new products and existing processes and workflows
  • Product Leadership: define and execute the roadmap by collaborating with partners in Product, Design and Operations.
  • Build and lead an inclusive team of great engineers from different backgrounds, cultures, industries and life experiences.


  • Ability to lead a team of server side engineers.
  • You are an innovative thinker and are comfortable pushing your own team and influencing other teams to push boundaries.
  • Ability to actively mentor and coach every member of the team.
  • Ability to work through ambiguous requirements and make decisions to push forward.
  • You are passionate about building highly scalable solutions with flexibility factored in to make quick pivots as business evolves.
  • Experience working with a product team to build a vision for how UX, UI, and the back-end will come together on a given product or features.
  • You have proven skills in building software systems in a distributed / cloud environment, deployed in a CI/CD fashion.

What Sets You Apart

  • You have worked on horizontal platforms/products that serve multiple engineering teams.
  • Great communication (verbal and written) and collaboration skills working cross-functionally with multiple teams.



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