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VP of Software Engineering (Closed)

Date Posted: 11/27/2019

Job #1568375
New York, NY 10001, New York

Job Description

Lucas Group is working with a client that is a leader in data analytics. This firm is seeking to add a VP of Software Engineering to their team. This firm specializes in developing a product that allows their client to ingest large amounts of data and aggregates it in a user friendly interface.  

Job Requirements:

• Proven experience as a VP of Engineering or similar leadership role

• Experience working in a leading software focused company

• Experiences growing and managing teams

• Knowledge of technological trends to build strategy

• Understanding of budgets and business-planning

• Leadership and organizational abilities

• Strategic thinking

• 8+ years’ experience architecting large scale, high performance systems

• 3+ years demonstrated use of Python (NumPy, Pandas, Flask/Django, etc.)

• 2+ years demonstrated use of a frontend JavaScript framework such as angular or react

• 3+ years managing a team of 30 or more developers

• Object-oriented programming expertise

• Demonstrated ability to lead people and get results through others

• Commercial application using Spark or similar big data frameworks

• Experience designing data environments in AWS, GCP, Azure, or other public cloud offering

• Experience with Market Data technologies, with an interest in data science or applied quantitative research is a plus

• Experience with several of the following: Real-time systems, Large-scale, distributed systems, Functional programming, Test engineering

• Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

• Ability to understand, document and explain diverse and highly technical subjects

• Should possess a good general understanding on a broad range of technologies

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills

• Strong architecture design skills

• Comfortable in a fast-paced environment