Lead Engineer, Apps at People.ai
Toronto, CA
People.ai accelerates enterprise growth through the power of AI. With the industry’s only Revenue Intelligence System, People.ai frees all customer-facing teams, including salesmarketing, and customer success, from manual data entry by automatically capturing all contact and customer activity data, dynamically updating CRM and other systems of record, and providing actionable intelligence across management tools to realize the full selling capacity of the enterprise. Some of the world’s best brands are leveraging People.ai to transform their business, including Lyft, New Relic, Okta, Tanium, and Zoom.
At People.ai, we believe that people enrich the world around them in countless ways. We believe that the more time they spend applying their creativity, resourcefulness and critical thinking to activities that matter most in their professional life, the more effective a professional they become. We're developing a deep understanding of the professional world, mapping people, companies, and the information that flows between them through natural language processing and machine learning. Our team is a diverse, outspoken group of creatives and critical thinkers, hyper-focused on driving enterprise growth. We embrace different. We applaud non-traditional career paths. We're inspired by people who have made processes their own. 
The Lead Engineer, Apps to turn our key product initiatives (currently FLSM) from ideas into fully rolled out product lines.


    • Design and implement a new major product line with team
    • Establish People.ai at the center of every coaching conversation for our customers. Work cross-functionally with Product and Data Science to create and execute on a vision to drive up product usage by building insights people love. 
    • Define and lead the Applications team to execute on a vision for architecting our Applications infrastructure to achieve a good balance of cost, reliability, and team development velocity. 
    • Partner with Data Science team and our Head of Data Scientist to incorporate a “maniacal focus on data quality” into product development, ensuring we build top-performing data products based on incomplete data. 


    • Demonstrated ability to build and scale data-intensive products. 
    • Established communication and rapport with key stakeholders in Product, CS, and Engineering
    • Demonstrated ability designing and building applications for WAU growth
    • Strong sense of customer empathy
    • +5 Experience as a technical leader for complex products
Founded in 2016 and based in San Francisco, the company is backed by ICONIQ Capital, Andreessen Horowitz, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Y Combinator and others. In 2019, People.ai was recognized as a winner of the 2019 Bay Area Best Places To Work, an awards program presented by the San Francisco Business Times and the Silicon Valley Business Journal.