Head of Engineering: Drive lah
Singapore
Job description

Drive lah’s vision is to transform personal mobility by encouraging people to share and utilize assets better. First & foremost, we are looking for people who can connect with this vision deeply.

At Drive lah we are looking for high-energy people that have a passion for scaling growth in the sharing economy, and consider themselves self-starters who takes ownership. We are a rapidly growing setup and hence need someone who brings with them high energy levels and can stretch themselves. From a functional perspective, this person would be responsible for leading the engineering team and work closely with product, marketing & community management teams.

This role seeks excellence across engineering disciplines including data processing, quality assurance, application development, analytics, machine learning, algorithms, and data warehousing.

Job Title: Head of Engineering (HoE)

Location: Company is headquartered in Singapore. Ideal location is Singapore for the position. At the same time, we thrive on virtual teams and getting the right talent is priority for us irrespective of location. So the person can be based anywhere in Asia Pacific.

Responsibilities

  1. Manages Day-to-day activities of the engineering teams as well as the management and execution of site/software development/ hardware projects against delivery commitments and project plans.
  2. Management of the function's staffing, resources, and mentoring, and maintaining a best-in-class engineering department.
  3. Planning, management, execution and implementation of site/software projects, inclusive of the day-to-day project management, scope management, issue and risk management, as well as regular status reporting.
  4. Stays abreast of leading and cutting-edge technologies and industry best practices.

Requirements

Capabilities & expertise

  • Master's degree in Computer Science or any relevant field
  • 7-10 years of working experience in senior front end or back-end position.
  • Needs to have strong experience in both software & hardware engineering especially focused on IoT Technology development & deployment.
  • Work experience in consumer tech/ marketplaces/ e-commerce/ automotive (preferred)
  • Must be intellectually curious, eager to learn, self-motivated, detail oriented, and able to multitask
  • Positive mental attitude, high energy, high integrity, strong work ethic, enthusiasm, Willing to go the extra mile.
  • Ability to thrive in a dynamic startup environment; you’ll have guidance when you need it, but you’re also goal oriented and can execute without close supervision
  • Compensation: Competitive remuneration & an opportunity to work in a high growth setup

At Drive lah, our people are at the core of what we do and what we want to become. We promise a great opportunity to people who bring with themselves not just technical requirements above but more importantly the right attitude and energy to match the speed of a rapidly growing startup.

To Apply

Apply via Angel List here.

About Drive lah

Drive lah focuses on Transportation and Sharing Economy. Their company has offices in Australia and Singapore. They have a small team that's between 11-50 employees. To date, Drive lah has raised $1.2M of funding; their latest round was closed on January 2021 at a valuation of $10M.