Head of Engineering

Job summary

Our team is growing and now we’re looking for a Head of Engineering who will supervise several development teams in the Research division and lead them to deliver high-quality infrastructure for CV and data.

Being the platform for CV built by Research teams, the product of their work delivers smart features to the millions of our customers making their lives more secure.

 

It’s all about scale, reliability, and velocity.

 

You will manage several teams covering the whole tech stack e2e - from AWS to mobile applications, from data streams to application toggles, working with one of the biggest and heavily loaded AWS-based backend infrastructure.

 

Join us!

 

Responsibilities and Duties

  • To be as customer-obsessed as we are
  • Oversee teams’ technical solutions, decisions, and deliverables
  • Interact with other development teams (backend, FW, HW) across the company to align the vision, approaches, and decisions
  • Create technical solutions that are highly scalable and cost optimized
  • Make sure technical solutions are aligned with the company roadmap and architectural strategy
  • Promote best engineering practices to build a large-scale system
  • Help the teams to achieve technical excellence
  • Mentor team members

 

Qualifications and Skills

  • Strong Python 3 knowledge (asyncio, aiohttp)
  • Deep experience with AWS :
    • understanding how scaling works and how it doesn’t
    • experience coping with costs and building a highly-efficient solution
    • Hands-on experience with Infrastructure-as-a-code
  • Building large-scale systems
  • Experience with data storage systems and databases
  • Experience with parallelization of complex operations, understanding of multiprocessing/threading/ asynchronous approaches
  • Basic knowledge of machine learning and computer vision
  • Experience in building microservice-based infrastructure
  • Experience with Docker and Kubernetes
  • Excellent written and spoken English (C1+)

 

Nice to have

 

  • Experience with Java, Go, Ruby, C++
  • Hands-on Experience with modern NNs, DL or other CV
  • Generic experience with video streaming - understanding of H264/265, how streaming works
  • Experience with LibAV, gstreamer

 

We offer multiple benefits that include

  • Working for one of the top product companies in the world: Ring.com
  • Opportunity to influence the products’ quality supporting company mission to reduce crime in neighborhoods
  • Challenging tasks and professional growth
  • Competitive salary and perks
  • PE accounting and support
  • 18 paid vacation days per year, paid public holidays according to the Ukrainian legislation
  • Social package, including gym membership compensation, medical insurance
  • Free office meals, fruits, and cookies
  • Educational possibilities, knowledge hubs, and free corporate English classes
  • Career plan, professional growth, and semiannual performance review.