VP, Electric Vehicle Engineering | $2bn Electric Vehicle Startup (Remote Option)

  • Location

    Los Angeles

  • Sector:

    Software Engineering, Product

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  • Contact:

    Kiel O'Mara

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  • Consultant:

    Kiel O'Mara

My client is a pioneering Micromobility startup that has scaled globally at a rapid pace, getting to a $2bn+ valuation in less than 3 years. Now on a global level, with products used in 150+ cities across the globe, a number of successful acquisitions, they are in need of a VP of Engineering. 

The Role:

  • You would have Executive responsibility over the entire new product range, from concept to launch
  • Lead a global team of Engineering Managers to continually develop and iterate the product range (Hardware/Firmware/Product/Electrical/Cellular/Vehicle Packaging) 
  • Work alongside the New Product Introduction (NPI), supply chain, manufacturing, shipping Directors to ensure timely releases of new products
  • Scale the Engineering team, globally - currently, 75, looking to scale to 200
  • 8+ years' experience in regulatory compliance of motor vehicles - Electric, or Micro-Mobility experience would be a huge plus

  • Deep understanding of US and International vehicle compliance issues and constraints

  • Subject Matter Expert 

  • Technical background - Understanding of Hardware Design, Vehicle Packaging, Homologation, Aerodynamics

On Offer:
  • Strong base salary
  • Director-level equity
  • Bonus
  • Relocation package - If based outside of Los Angeles
  • Outstanding benefits package

This opportunity is open for remote candidates with full working rights in the USA. Candidates must be based full-time in the US. Candidates based in LA will be preferred.