Director of Engineering

Our client is a fully regulated crypto start up that provides transactional services, business accounts, and platform APIs to banks and e-commerce businesses building solutions using programmable money. You will be a part of a team whose mission is to create a global economy where people and businesses everywhere can more freely connect and transact with each other with new technologies for digital money.


They are looking for a Director of Engineering who would like to building something meaningful and work in an entrepreneurial environment. As the Director of Engineering,

YOU WILL:

  • Supervise and lead a team of engineers including requirements grooming, scrums, retrospectives and team outings
  • Align the team with the company's vision and objectives
  • Track, coordinate, assign tasks, projects, deadlines, technical roadmaps
  • Train, mentor and motivate your team; provide resources to optimize engineer's skills; create a positive culture
  • Improve engineering quality and efficiency
  • Provide code reviews
  • Lead the development of APIs, user-facing experiences, web services and systems
  • Recruit and attract new engineering talent
  • Support R&D transition into production
  • Implement best practices in architecture

YOU BRING:

  • At least 3 years of experience with technical leadership managing a team of engineers
  • At least 5 years of software development experience
  • Experience with APIs, SDKs, scalable distributed web services and systems
  • Experience with fintech products: payments, lending, banking, settlement
  • Familiarity with blockchain technology, decentralized finance is a plus
  • Excellent project management and team management skills
  • Experience with coaching, mentoring and developing engineering talent
  • Experience with recruiting top engineering talent
  • Experience with managing remote teams
  • Blend of smaller startup and larger company experience highly preferred

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • Medical, Dental and Vision insurance
  • Stock options
  • Paid time off and flex holidays

Experience Required

Director/ Vice-President