Director of Engineering

  • Huntington, NY, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

WorkRails is a sales automation platform for enterprise services.  With WorkRails sales teams can build better proposals faster delighting their customers and their managers at the same time.  Fast proposals equals happy customers and more revenue.  

We are a fast growing software company with an incredible team.  We are looking for like minded people that value a team environment, expects the best from his or her peers and wants to win.  We also value work-life balance and seek people with tremendous energy but care deeply about life  outside of work as well.

Our Ideal candidate possess excellent communication skills, including the ability to communicate technical information to multiple stakeholders inside and outside of our organization.

Job Description

We are looking for a seasoned engineering and technology leader to help expand the technical strategy for WorkRails. The candidate will possess amazing communication skills combined with a sharp analytical mind - balancing demands from both technical and non-technical stakeholders.  

Qualifications

Responsibilities:

  • Work with the VP of Product and the leadership team to set strategy

  • Hands on technical mentorship of engineering teams participating in architecture design, code review, pair programming, and implementation of proven software design patterns

  • Ensure scalability of highly visible consumer facing products and backend services

  • Participate in recruiting diverse top tier engineering talent against an aggressive hiring roadmap

  • Accelerate and optimize developer velocity by helping to implement best practices and owning results

  • Engage with Product Management, Program Management, Design, Data / Analytics, Devops teams to deliver world class experiences

Qualifications
  • 7+ Years development experience

  • Experience managing cross functional/multidiscipline distributed teams

  • Strong mastery of modern web technologies and Javascript frameworks (Node, React, Redux)

  • Deep experience working with AWS technologies and real-time decisioning

  • Database Experience - Postgres or other relational databases.

  • Experience using Test Driven Development (TDD).

  • Familiarity with Unix/Linux environments.

  • Experience with modern dev-stack, Docker as well as cloud hosting solutions.

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines. Please expect us to ask for references as part of our hiring process.