Head of Engineering

Employer
Jobspring Partners
Location
Silver Spring, MD
Posted
Oct 20, 2019
Closes
Oct 22, 2019
Ref
423103600
Function
Engineer, IT, QA Engineer
Hours
Full Time
A local start-up that delivers various Cloud based services is urgently looking to hire on a VP of Engineering to join their growing organization. They have been around for about two years now and are excited to keep building out their technology division. The VP of Engineering will be partnering up with the founders of the company to establish an in-house development platform that will help them run their system at the highest possible efficiency. They have mainly been developing with Python, however they are open to someone coming in and bringing in a different programming language into the environment. The ideal candidate is someone who is a self-starter and will come in and immediately hit the ground running. Someone with a "hacker" mentality is a huge plus, as well as someone who has worked extensively with APIs. This is a great opportunity for someone who is interested in getting involved in a start-up that is quickly growing and successfully becoming the leader in their industry. Required Skills 5+ years leadership experience Cloud based solution experience OOP experience (preferably Python) Java, .NET Agile experience Experience integrating with social media Mobile experience is a huge plus "Hacker" Mentality Experience working on the full SDLC Experience working at a start up Go-getter attitude Excellent written and oral communication skills Benefits Stock, equity options flexible scheduling performance bonuses casual dress/work environment