We’re looking for experienced engineers who will partner with co-founders to set the strategic vision for the company, then draw up and execute the technical roadmap. As head of the engineering organization you will be counted on to set high standards when it comes to communication, productivity, and professionalism. Ideally, you can point to previous management experience as proof you’re capable of building a team and producing amazing results.
The ideal candidate loves and thrives on the challenge of building and growing products from a very early stage. You’ll lead and build the team that is responsible for driving the technology that powers the product, working in a fast-paced agile environment. You have worked with teams to build and ship products that users love, and care about finding and focusing on the right ideas collaboratively.
Active participation throughout the entire software development life-cycle
Design, implement, and deploy highly scalable and reliable systems
Build storage systems, libraries, and frameworks.
Contribute ideas for new features and identify areas for improvement proactively
Collaborate effectively across teams, including design, product, customer support, etc.
Write clean, tested, and well-documented code
6+ years of software development experience
Experience with desktop and mobile applications
Capable of working across the entire software stack
Experienced practitioner of Agile development
Openness to new technologies and creative solutions
Experience building very scalable, high-performing, consumer-facing software platforms
Able to make solid technical judgements and back them up articulately
Ability to work in a fast-paced high growth startup environment, to be flexible, and to quickly adapt to new information
Solid experience shipping products of significant complexity
You're no stranger to the AWS console
History of open source contributions strongly preferred
Experience working for an engineering-driven company and/or a startup