Engineering Leader
Posted on 2/16/2023

501-1,000 employees

Cloud platform for life science R&D
Company Overview
Benchling's mission is to accelerate life science for the benefit of humanity. The company is building a modern R&D software for biotechnology research.
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
  • 4+ years of experience in leading impactful engineering teams. And 10+ years of total professional software development experience
  • Experienced in building a highly scalable and performant data platform for SaaS products that empowers customers and internal teams to build their schemas/data model
  • Experienced in database design, indexing strategies and SQL optimization
  • Led engineering teams responsible for a productivity-focused product
  • Led geographically distributed teams
  • Willing to work onsite in our SF office 3 days a week
  • Grown high-trajectory, early-to-mid-career engineers into leaders with company-wide impact
  • Experience (and enjoy!) working directly with customers to inform your team's roadmap
  • Strong writing skills
  • Curiosity about life sciences!
  • Recruit, develop, and manage a team of exceptional product engineers
  • Partner closely with product and design to define the team's roadmap and long-term product strategy
  • Hold an unreasonably high bar for product quality as the team performs its work
  • Meet with customers to understand their science & what they need from Benchling
  • Build positive collaborations across other engineering organizations and other functions across the company
  • Contribute to engineering-wide organizational improvements as part of the management team