VP of Engineering

The Vice President of Engineering will lead and scale the Engineering team. This person will serve as a key member of the leadership team and report directly to the CTO.This is a SENIOR LEVEL role for an engineer with experience managing at least a 10 person engineering team. The ideal candidate worked at a company like Slack, Oracle, Microsoft, Stripe, AWS, or other PaaS with a large set of products and solutions built in an open-architecture.

As the VP Engineering, you will
  • Collaborate with other company leaders to define and realize our strategic mission, vision, and values; set and achieve measurable objectives; and empower the technology team within the organization
  • Manage, coach, engage, and motivate your team of engineers, fostering an environment of creative problem solving, accountability, respect, inclusiveness, diversity, collaboration, education, community participation, and fun
  • Demonstrate passion about diversity and inclusion when it comes to hiring and retaining your team members
  • Develop strong lines of communication between Engineering and Product teams, ensuring that the right feedback gets incorporated in development conversation.


Requirements:

  • 10+ years of experience in software engineering in a senior management or VP role
  • Have a BS/MS in Computer Science or equivalent field, or equivalent experience
  • 3+ years of functional programming experience in either front-end or back-end contexts (Scala - AWS)
  • Ability to meet deadlines, define timetables, balance multiple priorities, and manage parallel projects to completion
  • Significant test automation experience, including TDD
  • Strong experience with Java and Spring Boot Framework, SQL 
  • Demonstrable experience with scalable Web RESTful APIs and microservices 
    Expertise in relational database design and query optimization.
Nice to Haves:

- Strong understanding of machine learning, blockchain, and other new technologies 
- Prior financial services and/or fintech experience
 Python and Flask, React and Node.Js, React Native all are a plus! 



Job Type:
Permanent
Job Title:
VP of Engineering
Location:
United States - New York
Sector:
General
Salary:
£Negotiable

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