VP of Engineering

Sherpa, Inc. • Posted October 20th

Location
REMOTE ONLY
Position
Category
Software Development
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Sherpa's mission: Empower real estate professionals to succeed by creating the most powerful real estate-focused tech suite in the world. Sherpa makes prospect communications for real estate professionals easy and powerful. We are a small bootstrapped team experiencing exponential growth in demand for our services, and we need your help! 

Core Values: Care360 (Family & Self, Team, Customer) - Be Curious - Take Ownership - Independent Team Player - Focus On Results 

Job Description
We're looking for a VP of Engineering with experience leading agile development teams at a growth-stage B2B SaaS company. Our VP of Engineering will be responsible for ensuring that products are developed and released consistently with a high degree of quality, scalability, reliability, and performance. You'll be managing a growing team of engineers and developers, collaborating with product managers, as well as guiding the company's engineering process, and maintaining compliance with quality standards.

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Responsibilities
  • Manage the agile development process, consisting of either scrum or kanban methodologies.
  • Identify weaknesses or bottlenecks and present solutions to those problems.
  • Leading the hiring process for our growing development team
  • Provide task and project estimates, while also keeping track of progress and updating stakeholders.
  • Manage and report on the triage process for production support tickets
  • Work with design and product manager(s) to give input from a technical standpoint.
  • Develop standards and procedures to ensure quality standards are met and maintained.
  • Recommend new technology and ideas to improve sprints and efficiency.

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Requirements
  • Multiple years leading an engineering team
  • Experience managing a distributed team
  • Strong verbal, visual, and written communication skills with the ability to explain the approach to all levels in the organization including key stakeholders.
  • Familiarity with Django and React.js
  • Demonstrated ability to think strategically and see the big picture
  • Proven success working closely with Product Management, contributing to the product strategy, and helping to successfully deliver on the product roadmap

Company Benefits
  • Work in our Denver office or remotely from anywhere - we are a distributed team working primarily during mountain standard time.
  • Health insurance assistance
  • 401(k) with company match
  • $2,500 budget for work-related equipment that is yours to keep!
  • Awesome work culture and talented team

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