Director of Engineering

Tyche Project - Cambridge, MA

Our client is a rapidly growing start-up focused on delivering solutions that coordinate and automate the logistics of canvassing efforts. By making it easier for organizations to spread their message door-to-door, our solutions have been used on two presidential campaigns and by corporate leaders in solar, home security, and a range of other industries.

You have the experience to build teams and are enthusiastic about solving new problems. Ideally, you have successfully implemented solutions using Node.js, Python and/or related technologies, as well as experience in designing UIs in React, Angular or related languages.

What you'll be doing:

  • Leading technical planning sessions
  • Shaping nebulous ideas into concrete and scalable architecture
  • Breaking down broad pieces of functionality into small components
  • Teaching/learning new technologies on the fly
  • Managing and mentoring junior engineers
  • Optimizing development processes for speed, reliability, and repeatability


  • 3+ experience managing startup engineering teams.
  • Software development experience in one or more general purpose programming languages including but not limited to: NodeJS, Python, JavaScript.
  • Deploying and managing scalable infrastructure with technologies such as Docker, Rancher, Kubernetes, AWS, Azure.
  • Experience with front end languages such as React or Angular.
  • Familiarity with SQL and database design.

Perks & Benefits:

  • Generous equity offering
  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible work schedule

This client is an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. They do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Posted On: Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Compensation: $175,000.00

Position Contact
Bill Sullivan
(978) 381-3320
Boston, MA
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