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Compass

Director of Engineering

New York, NY, US

01 August, 2019

Salary

$190K - 240K + Equity

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • javasc
  • react
  • python
  • go
  • node
  • spark
  • aws
  • angul

Benefits & perks

  • Beer tap
  • Diversity dedicated staff
  • 401k
  • Snacks
  • Catered daily lunches
  • 100% covered medical, dental, and vision
  • Flexible pto/unlimited sick days
  • Discounts on rental/sale properties when working with an in-house agent
  • Primary and secondary leave
  • Seamless stipend for dinner when working late
  • Equity
  • Commuter benefits
  • Lunch

To sum it up...

Using data to make luxury real estate efficient and effective

Role overview

Compass is building the first modern end-to-end real estate platform by integrating agents, buyers and sellers through technology. Until Compass, no one has achieved the blend of the Natural Intelligence that hundreds of thousands of enterprising real estate agents bring to this market, with the “Artificial Intelligence” that cloud, mobile and AI technologies enable. We are building AI to empower AI - Artificial Intelligence to empower Agent Intelligence.🚀

As one of the fastest growing technology companies of our generation, in an industry larger than any other, we have an opportunity and obligation to build a world-class engineering team and the operating platform that will transform real estate. In 2019 we will triple the size of our engineering team and are searching for creative and inspiring colleagues at all levels of the engineering organization. 


About the role


An engineering leader at Compass is respected by colleagues for your deep technical contributions to the industry, your ability to inspire and attract key talent, your passion for customers and the impact of your work, and your ability to deliver large scale engineering solutions with quality. You will be responsible for leading engineering teams to build industry-defining services and products, leveraging modern cloud technology, data and AI technologies, setting long term technical vision, and creating a culture of quality and continuous improvement.🏠


At Compass you will


  • Provide technical leadership to build, develop and scale our platform that powers real estate agents, buyers and sellers
  • Identify business opportunities and define technical vision for your team and the company📈
  • Be a domain expert on real estate technology and products and an empathetic partner to our customers
  • Inspire, recruit and mentor a team of high performing engineers
  • Develop a scalable engineering culture for hundreds of top talent engineers by leveraging modern principles of decoupled systems and automated CI/CD/testing/monitoring to drive efficiencies


About you


  • Proven track record of building top talent and high performance teams, directing multiple teams and engineering managers
  • Experience managing large scale systems in rapid growth environments
  • Experience with modern web frameworks (e.g. Go/React), distributed computing (e.g. Spark), public cloud platforms (e.g. AWS) and data pipelines
  • Familiarity with containerization, microservices architecture, continuous integration and delivery
  • Leadership on multiple well-known products throughout their life cycles, from idea conception to product release and maintenance
  • Proven success in working with product, marketing, business, and operations divisions
  • Examples of engineers for whom you’ve guided their technical and career progress
  • BA/BS in Computer Science or equivalent practical experience, MS/PhD preferred📚

Location

New York is the most populous city in the US with more than 8 million inhabitants. A lot of immigrants from over 180 countries live in the City. Travelers are usually attracted to its cosmopolitanism and energy. New York consists of five boroughs: Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, The Bronx, Staten Island. New York is also well-known for its cultural heritage Empire State Building, Central Park and Statue of Liberty. The City is a center for fashion, media, culture, research and a booming tech scene.

The tech scene in New York has changed a lot in recent years. A lot of the initial excitement has worn off and settled into a stable trend of successful businesses. In both 2014 and 2015, a New York City tech company went public with a valuation of over $1 billion. It is now #2 startup ecosystem in the world, with startups raising $11.5 billion in venture capital in 2017. NYC is also the HQ of choice for Spotify, Consensys and WeWork.

Did you know...

  • New York City’s Federal Reserve Bank holds $90 billion in gold
  • 60M tourists visited NYC in 2016
  • More than 800 languages are spoken in New York City, making it the most linguistically diverse city in the world; 4 in 10 households speak a language other than English
  • 250+

We at Compass are on a mission to help everyone find their place in the world. 🏘️ We are leveraging technology and data analytics to provide key insights and tools to our in-house sales agents. In providing these tools, agents have access to key metrics focused on property ROI, historical, and predictive data related to market trends, and more! Join us as we continue to disrupt the high-end real estate market across the country.

  • Technology
  • Late Stage Venture
  • go
  • AWS
  • Ansible
  • Apache
  • Beer Tap
  • Diversity Dedicated Staff
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Engineers who find a new job through Functional Works average a 15% increase in salary.

Salary

$190K - 240K + Equity

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • javasc
  • react
  • python
  • go
  • node
  • spark
  • aws
  • angul

Benefits & perks

  • Beer tap
  • Diversity dedicated staff
  • 401k
  • Snacks
  • Catered daily lunches
  • 100% covered medical, dental, and vision
  • Flexible pto/unlimited sick days
  • Discounts on rental/sale properties when working with an in-house agent
  • Primary and secondary leave
  • Seamless stipend for dinner when working late
  • Equity
  • Commuter benefits
  • Lunch
Director of Engineering