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Director of HR

Operations Focused

Posted on 4/18/2024



201-500 employees

Managed Airflow service for data pipelines

Compensation Overview

$225k - $265kAnnually

+ Equity Component


Remote in USA

Human Resources
People & HR
Required Skills
  • Proven experience in HR operations, preferably in a fast-paced startup environment.
  • Strong knowledge of performance management, compensation, and leveling practices.
  • Excellent leadership and team management skills.
  • Strategic thinker with the ability to translate HR initiatives into actionable plans that drive business results.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Experience leading HR initiatives during periods of rapid growth and scale.
  • Familiarity with Workday.
  • Experience at both smaller startups and more mature scaled businesses.
  • Knowledge of best practices in diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives.
  • Previous experience managing HR functions in a remote or distributed workforce environment.
  • Lead and manage a small HR team that serves a remote-first and globally distributed employee base.
  • Oversee performance review processes and collaborate with department heads to ensure alignment with company objectives.
  • Drive initiatives related to compensation and leveling, ensuring competitiveness and fairness across the organization.
  • Provide guidance and support on employee relations matters, fostering a positive and inclusive work environment.
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with leaders across the organization to address HR-related challenges and opportunities.
  • Stay informed about relevant employment laws and regulations to ensure compliance.
  • Continuously assess and optimize HR processes to enhance efficiency and effectiveness.

Astro, provided by Astronomer, is a managed Airflow service that simplifies the management and monitoring of pipelines-as-code, featuring a scheduler, interfaces for writing DAGs, and robust support. Powered by Apache Airflow, Astro is globally utilized to enhance the availability of reliable data, making it easier for data teams to run Airflow with less overhead and ensuring the reliability and scalability of data pipelines.

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding



New York, New York



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


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