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We are looking for a passionate software engineering leader who can help grow and evolve our software development capabilities. The VP of Engineering is responsible for providing vision, leadership and management to our 10-person (and growing!) software team. This is a new position that reports to the CTO. The ideal candidate has a strong technical background and a track record of managing and scaling teams.

Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with the CTO on a technology vision and roadmap which supports the growth of existing products and development of future products
  • Work closely with engineering team to understand obstacles and solve problems.
  • Manage our team of 10+ software developers.
  • Guide the continued evolution of our agile workflow
  • Oversee the recruitment of new developers as well as our onboarding and training processes.


About You

  • Hands-on experience, especially with Python/Django and relational databases.
  • Able to define new processes and workflows.
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills
  • A sense of humor and an ability to promote a positive, collaborative atmosphere.
  • Comfortable working with ambiguity and change.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

What you can bring to the table:

Experience Required

  • 10+ years experience in software design and development
  • 5+ years leading technical teams
  • Solid coding experience including QA, testing, and CI/CD tools.

Experience Preferred

  • Experience building and maintaining software products from scratch.
  • Track record of personal technical achievement.
  • Experience working with data warehouses and building ETL pipelines.

About Industry Dive

Industry Dive is a digital B2B media company that delivers news and original analysis to more ­than one million business leaders in multiple industries. We are a company founded on the belief that executives should have access to the content they need in a way that is intuitive and insightful, no matter the device. Industry Dive pushes the boundaries of modern journalism and marketing.

Our office is a place where you work hard on clear monthly goals, have your voice heard, and shape the future of a growing media business. Located in the heart of Washington DC, our workspace boasts a lot of perks – whiteboard walls, treadmill desks, and a dedicated quiet room.

Industry Dive has been named an “Innovative Media Start Up” and one of the “Top 10 Hottest Publishing Start Ups.”

Industry Dive was selected as a "Best Place to Work" in 2015, 2016 and 2017 by the Washington Business Journal.