VP of Engineering – REF 231 – 01

Full Time, Permanent
Remote, Romania

 

Purpose of the Role

Well funded US-based startup with incredible customer-base is looking to hire a rockstar VP Engineering. The founder is a highly successful and widely respected entrepreneur with a record of successfully building companies. We’re looking for a professional with experience and familiarity within the enterprise software market and high growth as a must, ERP/Supply Chain as preferred.

As a well established engineering and technology leader you will direct a highly specialized team of seasoned IT professionals working on the design and development of a high quality enterprise software products providing analytics, monitoring, scorecards, and many other data management tools. You will lead and expand the technology initiatives from technical and non-technical stakeholders, while leveraging critical thinking, business know-how and excellent communication. 

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work with the VP of Product and the leadership team to set strategy
  • Offer hands on technical mentorship to engineering teams participating in architecture design, code review, pair programming, and implementation of proven software design patterns
  • Ensure scalability of highly visible enterprise products and services
  • Participate in recruiting diverse top tier engineering talent against an aggressive hiring roadmap
  • Accelerate and optimize developer velocity by helping to implement best practices and owning results
  • Engage with Product Management, Program Management, Design, Data/Analytics, Devops teams to deliver world class experiences

Required Experience & Knowledge

  • 7+ years development experience delivering successful highly scalable technology solutions in product companies
  • Experience managing cross functional/multidisciplinary distributed teams
  • Strong mastery of modern web technologies and Javascript frameworks (React, Redux) as well as Python, Django.
  • Experience with Deep Crawling a plus (Scrapy, etc…)
  • Deep experience working with Azure technologies or AWS
  • Database Experience – Postgres or other relational databases
  • Experience using Test Driven Development (TDD)
  • Familiarity with Unix/Linux environments
  • Experience with modern devstack (Docker, Kubernetes) as well as cloud hosting solutions

Skills and Attributes

  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Commitment to create value and quality client service experience
  • Ability to work with the professionals in multicultural virtual work environment

Required Education & Qualifications

  • Excellent English 
  • BS or MA in Computer Science, or relevant work experience

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