The Head of Engineering at Cresta will oversee development teams across the whole stack. They will lead the vision, design, strategy, and implementation of Cresta's systems in order to support the business and improve our current systems.
The Head of Engineering should keep up with new technologies and identifies correct methodology for the software in development. This leader should constantly be promoting the best organizational patterns and practices. They will be responsible for feature deployment, stability of the business’s core platform stability, and the overall quality of software architecture.
You will join a collaborative but highly autonomous working environment in which each member has a defined role with clear expectations, as well as the freedom to pursue projects they find interesting.
Cresta is an early-stage enterprise AI startup with the mission of enabling everyone to start as an expert on the first day on the job. Spun out of the Stanford AI lab and chaired by Google-X founder Sebastian Thrun, and backed by Ben Horowitz, our team is composed of Stanford PhDs and top engineers and leaders from Google, Facebook, and other tech companies. We are in production at multiple Fortune 500 companies and are training on millions of dialog conversations.
RequirementsB.S., M.S. or Ph.D. in a scientific or quantitative field 5+ years work experienceSuperb communication skills to explain your analysis clearly to engineers, product managers.Willingness to be scrappy and hands-onPassion for learning and always improving yourself and the team around you Excellent ability to recruit top talent