Director of Engineering, Platform at ReCharge Payments

Posted on: 03/31/2021

Location: (REMOTE)

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Tags: memcached azure redis gcp python flask nginx vue terraform ansible docker aws

**Overview** Reporting to the VP of Engineering, we are seeking a Director of Engineering to lead our Platform group. The ideal candidate will possess a balance of technology and people management skills and lead with empathy. Cross-functional agility is essential and this leader will work closely with engineering leadership to evangelize ReCharge and create an exceptional platform experience. Our stack includes: Python, Flask, Jinja, ES6, Vue.js, Sass, Webpack, Redis, Docker, GCP, Terraform, Ansible, Memcached, Nginx **What You’ll Do** * Live by and champion our values: #day-one, #ownership, #empathy, #humility. * Hire and grow your teams with A+ engineering talent; build and maintain a culture of speed, excellence, collaboration, mentorship, and open feedback in engineering. * Develop and drive forward a strategic roadmap in collaboration with VP of Engineering and CTO. * People manage and mentor platform group development managers and provide career growth guidance for team org of ~25+ engineers. * Dive deep into technology and be on the forefront of the latest tools, technologies, and strategies and help evaluate, prototype, and introduce them to our teams. * Measure and report on team execution; coach and improve the performance of existing engineers in your group. **What You’ll Bring** * Typically, 12+ years of experience in engineering, preferably at a SaaS or e-commerce company * Typically, 6+ years at minimum managing agile development teams of 20+ in fast paced environments, preferably distributed teams * Strong people leadership and role-model for technical excellence; exceptional delegation and people management skills * Experience in a modern web stack and cloud-native environments such as GCP, AWS, or Azure * Track record of delivery in complex, high growth technical environments * Desire and ability to work remote-first in a high growth company * Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience