Head of Engineering

Head of Engineering

Toronto, Ontario  - Permanent

Job Description

We are a small team with a high impact SaaS platform used by bike and scooter share operators in 50+ markets. We're looking for a Head of Engineering who could manage a team of 10+ experienced technical resources and take the product development to the next level.

As our Head of Engineering, you will oversee the day-to-day development and operation of our backend systems and mobile apps.

You will be tasked with enhancing development workflows and providing the resources needed for our team to be productive, innovative, and feel fulfilled in their jobs. You will also lead our technical hiring process, compliance efforts, and technology budgeting.

In This Role You Will:

-Report to the CTO and lead the technical internal and remote engineering teams to execute product vision and roadmap
-Break down ambiguous problems into a clear plan of action
-Architect and code highly scalable cloud applications on most modern technologies involving advanced data modelling, ML/AI innovation.
-Contribute to the codebase, by spending some of your time writing and reviewing code.
-Ensure security, availability and reliability of the service on a continuous basis
-Hire top-notch tech talent aligned to the company's culture and product technologies
-Be an expert in modern technologies

Must Have Skills:

-At least 5 years experience in the field
-At least 2 years in a senior or leadership position
-Experience with high volume, high availability systems
-CS Degree
-IoT device integrations and protocols
-Socket programming
-API based solutions
-AWS/Google Cloud
-Native mobile application development
-PHP/Laravel, Go Lang
-MySQL and Time series databases
-Linux/Unix OS
-Systems Networking


Starting: ASAP
Travel: 0%
Dress Code: Casual