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VP of Engineering

Toronto, Ontario  - Permanent

Job Description

Our client is looking for a VP Engineering to build a team in Toronto. This person will oversee the quality of development on products at every point of contact, lead the development team, and develop a strategy for longevity and enhanced value for the products. This person also can maintain the near term goal and technical requirements to get there, and balance that with far-reaching visions. Think ahead of even where the company is looking to potential markets and opportunities for product, and discuss technological potential with Director of Product and CEO.

●Develop relationships with core partners and navigate development related blockers in partnerships
●Work with Director of Product to foresee potential barriers and value, and create strategies
●Prioritize stories and epics according to the company near and long-term vision
●Work closely with Director of Product and Project Manager to schedule an estimate epics and stories
●Manage daily standups for the development team
●Ensure the quality of code is well written
●Manage and plan for technical debt

Must Have Skills:

●5+ years software engineering and IT experience.
●Extensive experience in backend development
●Experience with native mobile platforms -- iOS and Android.
●Experience architecting systems for enterprise scale.
●Experience building and managing small to medium-sized engineering teams.
●Proven track record of success in leadership positions.
●Exceptional project management and organization skills.
●Familiarity with marketplace, on-demand, or peer-to-peer platforms and/or smart city and mobility solutions a big plus.

Starting: ASAP
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