Taboola is hiring an

Optimization Team Leader

New York, United States


Are you ready to put your strong leadership and analytical skills to use?

Do you want to have a big impact on a very fast growing company?

Taboola is looking for a sharp, creative and enthusiastic manager to lead a team of Optimization Specialists whose main goal is to identify and implement optimization opportunities for our partners and reach incremental revenue growth.

The successful candidate should be an experienced team leader and have a strategic A/B test background with a proven track record in leading analytic projects.


  • Lead a team of Optimization Specialists who are responsible for A/B testing and conversion optimization to increase user engagement
  • Develop and manage optimization processes to improve CTR and CPC using A/B tests, from evaluation phase to successful implementation across all company’s global business units
  • Proactively identify new optimization opportunities, prove their feasibility based on analytical insights and translate them into actionable ongoing processes
  • Coordinate closely with Sales and Product, to support decision making as part of new products rollout
  • Allocate team resources with activities that will have financial and operational impact
  • Analyse data and provide periodic progress reports to senior management based on the defined KPI’s

Experience guidelines

  • Minimum of 2 years experience in people management in a similar role - a MUST
  • Bachelor’s degree in industrial engineering \ information technology or equivalent knowledge is required; MBA or other advanced degree is preferred
  • Proven track record in a successful project leadership that includes executing cross company processes to ensure continuous improvement and financial benefit
  • Experience in management and execution of A/B testing and statistical analysis
  • Familiarity with optimization tools including Google Analytics, Optimizely and other multi-variant and analytics platforms
  • Excellent communication, problem-solving and analytic skills, including the ability to extract meaning from data and generate accurate forecasts
  • Client facing experience in international companies - a major plus