VP of Engineering

Location: 1 Whitehall Street, 10th Floor, New York, NY
Date Posted: 08-28-2017
Architecture Software Company is looking for a Hands-on VPE!

They are creating a marketplace for architects/designers (home/buildings) and the people that make the materials they seek (ie. marble, wood floors, glass, etc.)

- Solid Python skills. 
- hands on management. Will be managing 6 people from day 1 
           -  The 6 engineers vary in terms of jr to mid to senior people. 
- Will be communicating with CEO. 
- This role is about 50% management, 50% hands on. 
- Will be influential in architecture and design decisions
-  Anyone who has experience creating a marketplace or a startup that is creating a marketplace would be great. 


About You

You have a track record of excellence leading top-performing technical teams.
You have hands-on experience with Python, Django, Javascript, Angular, SOLR, AWS, PagerDuty, and Pingdom. You’re comfortable with UNIX Command Line, Docker, and Server Provisioning (Salt, Chef, Puppet).
Bonus: You’re passionate about Architecture and Design.



*Major selling points: 
1. Chance to step up into Leadership. 
(would consider a strong Team Lead that wants a step up). 
2. They have a prime opportunity to disrupt an industry that has a perfect opportunity for disruption
3. Work directly with CEO
4. Someone that wants technical ownership and autonomy will find that here. 
5. Very interesting space for someone who is passionate about real estate, architecture or design.
(someone who has an interest in real estate, architecture or design would be a good match). 
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