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Posted: Friday, March 10, 2017 12:00 AM

Job Description:/h3:
HEAD OF ENGINEERING
VIDA is a Google Ventures backed ecommerce platform that converts a creative vision into products in a matter of minutes and allows customers to purchase unique items from anywhere in the world. We manage a cutting:edge, just:in:time production process and work with tens of thousands of artists from over 150 countries around the world. We led 10x growth in revenues last year and are looking to hire a stellar Head of Engineering to build out our engineering team.
RESPONSIBILITIES
Build and manage world:class, agile software development team
Lead projects from design through implementation and deployment
Manage task planning and code reviews
Audit and guide platform implementation
Develop robust testing platforms and processes
Plan for massive scale in systems and infrastructure and future:proof all platforms
Lead development of processes and frameworks
Create positive work environment through clear expectations and accountability and motivating team to perform at world:class excellence
Spend 60:70 of time coding

SKILLS
Javascript Frameworks
NodeJs and ReactJs on Google Cloud
Ecommerce
Strong familiarity with visual design and UX principles
Degree in Computer Science

WE LOOK FOR PEOPLE WHO
Create new paths and solutions, rather than follow what everyone else is doing
Honest, open, respectful, and responsible
Hard:working, ambitious
Appreciate beautiful design and craftsmanship
Care about their impact in the world

Company Description:/h3:
VIDA is an ecommerce platform that connects artists and designers with our manufacturers to create one of a kind pieces of apparel and accessories. We manage a cutting:edge, on demand production process and work with thousands of artists from over 2,500 cities around the world.

MORE ABOUT THE COMPANY

We are a well:funded seed:stage company, backed by Google Ventures, Azure Capital, and Slow Ventures, amongst others. The company was launched in 2014 and has grown over 10x in the past 18 months. We are a group of ambitious, somewhat idealistic, highly creative, and thoughtful bunch, bringing experiences and learnings from Square, Dropbox, BetaBrand, Stella. We are a mission:driven company that cares about the impact we create across the globe and the legacy each of us leaves behind.

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• Location: San Francisco

• Post ID: 56995583 sf
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