Engineering Lead

You will be part of the Engineering leadership team at BuildOps responsible for the technical direction of our product.  We are looking for someone to lead all technical aspects of an engineering team at BuildOps. We need a highly technical, forward-looking, leader who will own the technical vision of a squad and be accountable for the successful execution of that vision. We also desire those who can balance rapid iteration and development with high product quality expectations and who are innovative and comfortable with ambiguity.

As our Engineering Lead, you will:

  • Own from end to end the short and long term technical vision of your squad
  • Be responsible for all major technical decisions for your squad (a successful lead will be able to influence the decisions of their team without having to make all of them)
  • Provide technical mentorship and guidance to engineers within your team and others
  • Help your team to improve the technical quality of their work through regular technical design and code reviews
  • Share your technical knowledge and expertise through regular tech talks and/or blog posts
  • Communicate effectively with engineers, product managers, customers, partners, and other leaders

To be successful in this role, you’ll need:

  • We expect that as an individual contributor, you are a role model
  • You will be expected to guide the technology decisions of your team, while contributing alongside them
  • Equivalent of 5+ years of experience on senior engineering roles (designing APIs, abstractions, and tools used by other engineers)
  • Equivalent of 8+ years of industry experience
  • Expert-level knowledge of:
  • Javascript stack (React.js, Node.js)
  • Serverless on AWS (DynamoDB, Cognito, AppSync/GraphQl, Amplify etc.)
  • React Native for mobile
  • Material-UI for design
  • Git, unit testing, debugging, profiling, performance monitoring
  • Strong communication and technical writing skills
  • B.S., M.S. or PhD in Computer Science, Physics, Engineering or a related technical field

Send your resume to alok@buildops.com

Back to Careers