Director of Engineering at LeanData
Sunnyvale, CA, US
LeanData is revolutionizing enterprise Sales & Marketing Operations to help businesses accelerate their sales velocity and make the most of their marketing spend. This is a great opportunity to work at a venture-funded company focused on making customers successful on the LeanData platform.
 
If you are someone who is passionate about good technology and impacting organizations' revenue directly join our team and be a part of this exciting journey!
 
What You’ll Be Doing 
The Director of Engineering will be focused on building and scaling LeanData’s platform and API team.   
 
You will come to LeanData with a proven track record of successful delivery of global products and solutions, with a focus towards hitting milestones and removing roadblocks.  You are a champion for driving change where needed to deliver results, including responsibility for stability, scalability and security of our product. You are capable of growing, developing, and managing members of the team, providing mentoring and coaching to create a culture of excellence and accountability.
 
Responsibilities
  • Lead and drive engineering strategy and direction, including short and long-term goals and where to make investments
  • Engage actively in development and lead in the trenches as needed, providing innovative solutions to real engineering problems and serving as an example to staff
  • Drive implementation of appropriate engineering processes and guidelines to optimize consistent delivery of a quality product
  • Build and retain a world-class, global engineering team, hiring and retaining A-level talent; develop the team’s domain knowledge, technical skills and essential soft-skills
  • Ensure software quality, stability, and performance as LeanData scales customer usage
  • Collaborate cross-functionally to define future product offerings and solutions, as well as evaluate technologies for business development
 
Required Skills
  • Desire to work in a start-up company and make it a success
  • Entrepreneurial approach and comfortable in a dynamic, results-driven environment that includes a background in start-ups
  • Hands-on experience building and delivering Platform as a Service (PaaS) and Software as a Service (SaaS) solutions
  • Deep knowledge of and experience choosing and implementing advanced web application development technologies
  • Experience with software development tools, CI/CD, automated build systems, software validation systems, automated testing, front end development experience
  • Deep understanding and experience implementing information security best practices
  • Strong programming skills in at least one object-oriented language (e.g., Java) and extensive database experience
  • Demonstrated ability to achieve stretch goals in a highly innovative and fast paced environment
  • Ability to orchestrate complete product lifecycle from concept to execution
  • Experience driving product quality
  • Proven track record of recruiting and developing top engineering talent
  • Engineering leader with 5+ years of software experience with SaaS solutions and B2B
  • Degree in Engineering or related field