Head of Engineering / Founding Engineer
An early stage start up that is building a new marketplace that allows experts in sports, music, computer science, language, gaming, and other categories to teach their passions through one-on-one and small group lessons.
As the Head of Engineering/Founding Engineer you will scale the platform and partner with the founder from day one. The company is backed by Tier 1 Venture Capital, Silicon Valley veterans , and professional athletes from the NBA.
Who you are:
- You are an experienced, self-motivated, and product minded engineer who is seeking an opportunity to build their own team and help lead a company.
- You also have good product intuition and are excited about the opportunity to guide the product direction along with the engineering team.
- You will be working alongside a talented team supported by veteran industry experience and will architect the platform for category expansion and growth.
- 5+ years of full stack engineering experience
- Passionate about taking ownership, driving scale and collaborating with a motivated team
- Can program in Typescript using Node.Js and libraries React & React Native
- Worked with PostGres and can architect and design performant relational database schemas
- Experience with Docker, Kuberenetes, and GCP
- Familiar with a plurality of testing methodologies; i.e AAA, E2E
- Familiar with a plurality of writing patterns; i.e MVC, Repository Pattern, Backend for Frontend