Engineering Team Lead for real estate tech startup (San Francisco)

LaBine & Associates - San Francisco, CA

Our client is transforming the residential and commercial real estate closing process into a simple, secure, and seamless experience for everyone involved.

In less than two years, our client has more than tripled its market share, growing from five percent of all U.S. real estate transactions in March 2018 to more than 15 percent today. The platform currently processes more than one million transactions per year and has completed closings across 82 percent of U.S. counties.

We are hiring an entrepreneurial Team Lead interested in being a part of our rapidly growing engineering team. Our engineers are conscientious hackers who like teamwork but are also comfortable with independent projects. Our engineering team releases new software every week, moves at a fast pace, and works directly with our design and customer-facing teams to imagine and build the new experiences our customers love. Because of that, you’ll get a rewarding variety of projects to work on.

As a Team Lead, you've been in the industry for a while and have a proven track record of success. You are comfortable leading complex, high-liability projects. You have experience making key architectural decisions and performing the research to back up those decisions. You've dealt with the consequences of your mistakes, and you know how to fight fires if necessary. You enjoy mentoring and providing support. You've thrived in different environments and realize that each team is unique.

YOUR DAY TO DAY

  • You will lead the engineering team for our fastest growing and highest revenue-generating product that is instrumental to the company’s growth.
  • This product brings together buyers, sellers, realtors, lenders, and title companies to create a seamless closing experience for all parties.

YOUR BACKGROUND THAT LIKELY MAKES YOU A MATCH

  • 3-5 years of experience as a full-stack engineer on a customer-facing product, including 2+ years leading a team of 3-5 engineers on a product that has a significant impact on the company’s growth
  • Strong hands-on technical leadership, people management, project management, and communication skills
  • Keen product sense, attention to detail, and passion for the impact of the software you build
  • Background in enterprise software and fintech preferred

THE TECH STACK YOU'LL USE

  • Meteor / Semantic UI / MongoDB
  • Microservice architecture / Docker / AWS
  • Local copy of full production stack for development
  • GitHub for version control and pull requests

 EMPLOYER TECH STACK: AWS, Docker, GraphQL, Meteor, MongoDB, Node, Python, Ruby, React, Vue, Elixir, TypeScript

JOB REQUIRED SKILLS: Meteor, Python, Ruby

Must Have

  • 3-5 years of experience as a full-stack engineer on a customer-facing product
  • 2+ years leading a team of 3-5 engineers on a product that has a significant impact on the company’s growth
  • Strong hands-on technical leadership, people management, project management and communication skills
  • Meteor (or any: Python, Ruby, JavaScript)
  • Experience leading a team of A+ engineers (as the best engineer in the team)
  • Strong coder: Ranked School or worked at well known companies or strong GitHub or started coding at a young age

Strongly Preferred (Positives)

  • NoSQL, AWS, Microservices, Docker
  • CS/CE or STEM
  • Experience working at SaaS and Fintech products such as companies like Square, Stripe, Nerd Wallet, Gusto, etc


Posted On: Sunday, February 16, 2020

Tagged: aws microservices


Position Contact
Laura LaBine
Chief Talent Officer
(650) 393-3161
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