Head of Engineering - Gaming platform (Series B Funded)

Delhi Permanent
  • Opportunity to be a part of a growing and dynamic product organization in the ga
  • Senior leadership role with high accountability and ownership

About Our Client

Our client is a Series B Funded product only company and build real-time gaming servers, auto-scaling chat servers, and data-intensive active recommendation engines

Job Description

Reporting into the Co-founder the key responsibilities of the role are as below:

  • Planning the architecture for the products and services and mentoring the engineers
  • Providing support and working on project management, building up team metrics and dashboards for team efficiency
  • Managing the overall development life cycle of technical solutions and manage complex projects with significant bottom line impact.
  • Planning the overall architecture of our products and support infrastructure including day-to-day operations in conjunction with IT department, software development managers, and product management teams.
  • Instilling best practices for software development, ensure pitch-perfect designs and deliver high-quality work in the most efficient ways.
  • Mentoring and developing frontline managers and engineers.
  • Implementing a consistent, regular process for assessment and improvement.
  • Project management - prioritization, planning of projects and features; stakeholder management and tracking of external commitments.
  • Establishing team metrics for measurement of engineering and operational excellence

The Successful Applicant

  • 8+ years of strong engineering experience with scalable and growing startups.
  • BTech/BE or equivalent degree from Tier 1 institutes
  • Experience of working on multiple technology stacks (NodeJs, Java, Microservices, Cloud)
  • Strong sense of ownership, urgency and drive.
  • Excellent communication skills, strong team player, and the ability to work cross functionally in a fast-paced, high-productivity startup environment
  • Experience in building and running B2C product at a large scale.
  • Excellent knowledge of Object-Oriented Design, data structures, algorithm design, and complexity analysis.
  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills; ability to use hard data and metrics to back up assumptions, recommendations, and drive actions.
  • Strengths in problem-solving, issue resolution, ability to adapt in a fast-paced environment

What's on Offer

  • Opportunity to work on new and challenging problems and innovate
  • Get complete ownership of the product and chance to conceptualise and implement your solutions
  • Market leading compensation

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