VP of Engineering (Scaling experience)

  • Location

    Los Angeles

  • Sector:

    Software Engineering

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Circa $200,000

  • Contact:


  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:

    AAJR 394

  • Startdate:


  • Consultant:

    Jason Rumney

Due to rapid growth our Series A (LA) based client is seeking a VP of Engineering to spearhead the growth of the engineering team from 9-30 over the next three years.

This role will be responsible for recruiting, developing and mentoring the existing team while remaining hands on with the code with a (60%/40% split)

About the Role:

  • 40% hands on, 60% leadership
  • You will Oversee the building software that delights customers and suppliers
  • You will manage & mentor the current team of 9 Engineers while help to build & recruit new members
  • You will work across the stack (Python,Ruby,ReactJS) and contribute to new features
  • You will advise and oversee the implementation of tools to improve ground operations
  • This role will report directly to the CEO


  • At least 4 year of commercial leadership experience within a startup
  • Experience in scaling and leading a startup from Series A-C
  • Experience in Managing teams from the 10-30 level
  • Strong expertise in at least one server-side framework (Django, Express, Ruby on Rails etc.)
  • Computer Science degree or equivalent work experience (strong focus on practical experience versus theoretical knowledge)
  • Experience developing testing suites for mobile applications
  • Expertise in at least one front-end framework (React, Backbone etc.)
  • Salary offered is up to $200K (based on experience) plus equity and benefits.


To find out please get in touch on jason@intelletec.com to find out more details.