Head of Engineering

Austin, Texas

  Data Engineering


Our client has developed a platform that simplifies MLOPs by instantiating the data analytic process as code. The world has been relying on data analytics to address the challenge of effectively utilizing vast amounts of data for quick and impactful decision-making. However, many organizations are inundated with analytics that are ineffective in dynamic and fast-paced environments, either because they were developed too broadly or too slowly. Their powerful and flexible platform is addressing this issue.

Leading Fortune 500 companies and prominent organizations in the public sector rely on our client’s platform as their primary solution for model development, monitoring, and governance. Their product enables these organizations to effectively tackle the real-world challenges they encounter.

The Role:
As a senior Engineering Leader, you will be entrusted with a critical role at the intersection of people and products. You will be responsible for cultivating a high-performance engineering team, advocating for and safeguarding our distinct culture, and ensuring the timely delivery of products.

You are the ideal candidate if you possess the passion and aptitude for leading teams of highly skilled engineers. You excel in fast-paced environments and enjoy the opportunity to make your mark on a burgeoning engineering team. You perceive leadership as fostering an environment in which the abilities of both individuals and teams can flourish and reach their full potential.

The Skills:

  • The ideal candidate should demonstrate excellence in translating high-level vision into attainable engineering milestones that are tangible and measurable.

  • The candidate should possess excellent skills in providing hands-on mentorship and professional development opportunities for both technical and leadership roles.

  • Alignment with our major development themes:

    • Cloud-neutral development

    • Everything as Code

    • Event-Driven architecture

  • Experience in an AI environment optimizing & deploying ML models & algorithms.

  • Proficiency with cloud architecture like OpenStack and commercial cloud.

  • Demonstrated prior experience as a high-impact hands-on developer in Python or Golang.

  • Experience scaling technology teams in high-growth environments.

  • Mission-driven & committed to having an immense impact.  

Nice to Have:

  • Demonstrated experience leading teams at growth-stage start-ups.

  • Exposure to U.S. Government, Military, or Financial Services

  • Location: Austin, Texas but open to remote for the right candidate who is willing to travel periodically. 


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