Posted about 5 days

Engineering Lead

What You’ll Do Here:

 

  • Drive Projects (releases and demos) to Completion - High Quality and Timeliness
  • Constant adaptation to the requirements of the business - collaborative and flexible
  • Aggressively working to clear blockers and support the team including cross-team coordination and rolling up the sleeves to clear key blockers yourself
  • Driving high-standards for analysis, code quality
  • Supporting the push for timely, high performance demos and production releases
  • Known track record of taking research initiatives to production with proven success
  • Ensuring team productivity and utilization - within the team and across the company
  • Be actively involved in recruiting and team building
  • Be actively involved in performance management and providing performance feedback to the team
  • Ensure understanding of the end-goals of the business, priorities, and requirements
  • Ensuring architecture and technical design is well-aligned with long-term goals
  • Ensure implicit requirements of performance, scalability, flexibility are accounted for
  • Setting goals and definitions of POCs, features
  • Suggestion for, utilization and incorporation of new technologies
  • Analysis
  • Code Reviews
  • Framework/scaffolding development
  • Hands-on
  • Pitching in where necessary

Experience You’ll Need:

  • Technical
  • Strong technical background - degree in Computer Science or similar field
  • Strong architecture, development experience (hands-on)
  • Strong experience managing data and data pipelines
  • 10 years of experience in a product SAAS company, ideally ML
  • Excellent analysis capabilities to take ambiguous problems from concept to completion
  • Plus: Machine learning experience
  • Leadership
  • Strong project and program management capabilities
  • Strong people management - experience interviewing and selecting technical talent and performance management/reviews
  • Ability to facilitate, coach/mentor teams and leaders for rapidly delivering high quality software
  • Entrepreneurial mindset: willing to do what it takes - but improve and formalize when necessary
  • Excellent written and oral communication

The Type of Team Player We Need:

  • Hands-on engineer and engineering leader
  • Ideally: machine learning, data pipeline and management, and development
  • Loves Technology - a true Geek at Heart - that keeps us and enjoys the latest and greatest tech
  • Stays current with new technology and trends
  • Enjoys being a team lead - helping other succeed
  • Driven, ambitious and hard-working (this is not a 9-5 role)
  • Has a high-bar of excellence
  • Exceptional reliable and predictable
  • Entrepreneurial
  • Organized and takes ownership of project deliveries
  • Flexibility to work in a fast moving and ever changing environment
  • Communicate widely and often...but as much as necessary, and not too much
  • Willing and able to “roll up the sleeves” - jump in to help colleagues meet project deliveries
  • Clear verbal & written communication issues and inspiring change and continuous improvement
  • Able to deal with situations of conflict, ambiguity, and uncertainty and guide others to do the same
  • Proactive communicator