The retail industry across Latin America is worth 2 trillion dollars annually. Hence, to ensure growing sales and market share, brands and retailers spend billions of dollars each year to send thousands of workers to complete in-store tasks like stocking shelves, fulfilling e-commerce orders, delivering e-commerce orders, and building displays. Our technology provides brands and retailers with a solution for all these. We do that by connecting our users, via their phone, to our marketplace where they can choose from an inventory of tasks nearby they can complete as independent contractors. In exchange, brands and retailers receive a real-time dashboard with the status of the different tasks completed. To date over 1,500,000 tasks have been delivered by users for brands and retailers via our platform across Mexico and we are transforming the way brands and retailers manage their business.

 

We're looking for people with an entrepreneurial spirit, and passion for building new and different projects. This is a rare opportunity in Latin America to work with a well-funded startup with exponential growth. Our founders are Harvard Business School graduates with deep consumer expertise at Walmart and P&G across Latin America, India, China, and Africa. Our company is backed by top investors in Silicon Valley and we currently have over 12,000 users in Mexico (Soon in Colombia, Costa Rica, and Brasil), helping brands and retailers.


We are looking for an experienced Lead Engineer with a track record for scaling and building an engineering team. In this role, we want an inspirational leader who will share the vision of the executive team. You will have the opportunity to work with a product that is fundamentally changing the future of work. You will drive change with a distributed team, and establish processes to help maintain efficiency between product and 


Responsibilities: 

  • Inspire and lead engineers 
  • 3+ years of engineering management experience with significant experience as a software engineer
  • A good technical sense with specific experience working on a product 
  • A willingness to roll your sleeves up and code
  • Run team rituals such as stand-ups, planning, backlog grooming, etc
  • Work with design, product, and engineering leaders to organize reports, metrics, and KPI's
  • Experience shipping products and solutions in a fast-paced and large scale environment
  • Bias towards action, absolute willingness to own the problem, and drive towards a speedy solution
  • Mentor and technically lead other developers on the team and act as a point of contact for cross-team initiatives. Help grow engineers on their career path
  • Excitement for recruiting and a thoughtful approach to engineering headcount planning


Requirements: 

  • Technical background (BS in Computer Science or MS)
  • Fluent in English and desirable Spanish
  • Experience working in tech startup(s), with competing resources and priorities, through planning, development, and launch
  • Self-starter with a high degree of self-direction and independent drive
  • A high degree of focus on usability. Capable of conveying your ideas through detailed specs and/or wireframes
  • Excellent communicator. Capable of sharing technical specifications and ensuring that teams have all of the information they need to deliver 
  • Possibility to potentially relocate to Mexico City


Nice to have

  • Previous experience in gig-economy platforms 
  • Previous experience in marketplaces
  • Previous experience in delivery apps
  • Fluent Spanish is a plus



We Offer: 

  • Competitive Salary and benefits
  • Generous vacation and paid time off
  • Partial remote work
  • Fast track development if goals are met
  • Chance to work with an amazing team to build a platform that helps people find a foothold in the digital world


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