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2024 VP AI Software Engineering

Posted on 6/20/2024



11-50 employees

Venture capital for deep tech startups


Montreal, QC, Canada

Applied Machine Learning
Robotics & Autonomous Systems
AI Research
AI & Machine Learning
Software Engineering
Required Skills
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Robotics, Electrical Engineering, or a related field.
  • 10+ years of experience in software engineering, with at least 5 years in a leadership role.
  • Strong expertise in robotics, motion planning, and artificial intelligence.
  • Proven track record of managing and scaling engineering teams in a startup or high-growth environment.
  • Hands-on experience with programming languages such as C++ or Python
  • Familiarity of robotics software frameworks (e.g. ROS) is a plus
  • Deep understanding of software development methodologies, tools, and best practices.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams.
  • Experience with agile development methodologies and project management tools.
  • Lead, mentor, and manage a team of talented software engineers, fostering a culture of innovation, collaboration, and continuous improvement.
  • Oversee the design, development, and deployment of advanced motion planning and physics-informed AI solutions for robotic systems.
  • Drive the technical vision and strategic direction for the software engineering team, ensuring alignment with the company’s goals and objectives.
  • Implement best practices for software development, including coding standards, code reviews, testing, and documentation.
  • Stay current with industry trends and emerging technologies, integrating relevant advancements into the company’s products and processes.
  • Manage project timelines, resources, and budgets to ensure timely and successful delivery of software solutions.
  • Work closely with the executive team to communicate technical progress, challenges, and opportunities.

TandemLaunch is a startup foundry and venture capital fund that collaborates with researchers to create exceptional technology companies, specializing in artificial intelligence, human-computer interaction, video processing, advanced sensors, computer vision, and audio technology. They provide an Entrepreneur-in-Residence program, early investment, and mentorship to help entrepreneurs launch successful deep tech startups.

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Montréal, Canada



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth