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Director of Engineering
Posted on 2/18/2023
Los Angeles, CA, USA • Remote
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • Leading clients and growing businessWe pride ourselves on our ability to bring clients new ideas to help grow and innovate their businesses. We need someone who is comfortable steering board-level conversations, and unafraid to roll up their sleeves in the teams and the code
  • Defining and implementing technical visionWe need someone who can sit at the intersection of business and technology to help codify how we work, our technical focus, how we measure success, and our growth agenda, to always be improving
  • Growing and nurturing teamsYou will be leading a team of 30+ talented engineers, consisting of both in-house and client resources. As we continue to grow, we need an empathetic leader who can inspire the team with a unifying vision for craft, collaboration, and value
  • Providing cultural and operational leadershipThis person will be an essential member of Able's leadership team and will contribute to the strategic development of Able overall, while representing our values to our team and our partners
  • Technical expertiseYou have deep experience hands-on as an engineer as well as leading high-functioning engineering organizations. Ideally in digital agency as well as technical product company settings. You are equally comfortable reviewing code or having technical discussions with a CTO as you are presenting to non-technical executive stakeholders
  • CuriosityYou are relentless in your pursuit of understanding and learning. You love learning about new things and imagining ways to apply your newfound knowledge to your work and life
  • AmbitionYou are inspired to do things that have never been done. You are motivated by the opportunities presented by unfulfilled potential
  • CompassionYou feed off of the energies of others, and invite others to feed off of your energies. You are accountable for your work and thrive when your work is intertwined with the work of others
  • ResourcefulnessYou enjoy working in ambiguity and embrace the opportunities to solve complex problems. You are eager to experiment to improve how we work
  • A drive for excellenceYou are motivated to do the best work possible. You avoid the chance to cut corners. As a point of pride-and of practical application-you have high expectations of yourself and the people around you
  • Put People First: We're caring, open, and encouraging. We respect the richness that we each bring into our work
  • Imagine Better: We are optimistic in our outlook, as well as creative and proactive to deliver the highest quality
  • Expect Excellence: We commit to each other to always strive to be our best
  • Simplify to Solve: We create better outcomes by reducing complexity
  • We are all Builders: We are motivated and empowered to help build Able, and our partner's businesses
  • One Able. Many Voices: Our unity is our strength. Our diversity is our energy
  • As the Director of Engineer for our client, you will be responsible for leading a team of talented engineers in designing, building, and maintaining a high-performance platform
  • You will oversee the entire software development lifecycle, from conception to deployment, and ensure that the team delivers high-quality products
  • You will work closely with cross-functional teams to understand the business and user needs, provide technical leadership, and make strategic decisions on architecture, tools, and processes

11-50 employees

Product acceleration studio
Company Overview
Able is a product acceleration studio — a new model, built to design, develop, and deploy the right technology faster.
  • We host employee events (when it is safe to do so)
  • We believe in giving back to the community and helping others, which is why give the team social impact hours to use at their discretion.
  • We offer flexible paid time off for all full-time employees (this includes vacation, sick days, and wellness days because we understand the value of health, relaxation, spending time with friends and family, and traveling the world)
  • We believe a healthy body equals a healthy mind, so we offer a monthly health and wellness reimbursement
Company Core Values
  • Champion Outcomes Over Effort; You take ownership of problems and emphasize that the results created are more important than the time we spend or the approach that we take
  • Contribute to the Solution; You are responsible for identifying issues, and doing what you can to help solve them
  • Put People First; You emphasize people and relationships over process or ideas. You seek to build and reinforce trust with colleagues and clients
  • Commit to Diversity; You contribute to a world where everyone can be themself, together
  • Get Better Every Day; You believe we all have the ability to improve and we're driven to help everyone be the best they can be