Director of Engineering

Remote, Toronto, ON, Canada • $150k - $250k

CSC Generation


Role Locations

  • Remote
  • Toronto, ON, Canada

Compensation

$150k - $250k

Employees

501+ people

Address

8450 Broadway
Merrillville, IN, 46410, US

Tech Stack

  • Node.js
  • Python
  • AWS
  • React
  • JavaScript
  • Django

Role Description

Our cross-functional teams consist of development, QA, DevOps, and product stakeholders. The team strives to improve portfolio websites and intellectual property through an emphasis on collaboration, iteration and learning. We want someone excited to work in a fast-paced culture, ready to make an immediate impact, and willing to rise to the challenge of a growing organization. You want every day to be a learning experience? Then keep reading! 

The Director of Engineering furthers our culture of honesty, transparency, and empathy within the engineering organization. Our Director leads product discussions, architects new systems, solves technical challenges, contributes as an individual, and builds our teams. The role requires excellent communication skills to work with business stakeholders and vendors.  

We are open to candidates who want to work remotely 100% of the time. Our ideal hire works from Austin or Toronto, though candidates outside of these areas will be considered. 

Your day to day will vary but include:  Owning the platform tech stack  Identifying and resolving technical challenges and opportunities, developing the technical roadmap  Being the point of contact for business teams, communicating technical details, pushing back on requests when needed  Building, allocating, and accounting for teams of developers  Developing migration strategies for legacy code and services  Architecting frameworks for upcoming projects  Working with vendors to negotiate new business and renewals 

Our Ideal Candidate:  You're someone who isn't afraid to take ownership of a product or process and run with it.   Able to take complex requirements from multiple stakeholder organizations and develop an execution delivery plan  Knows how to take project portfolios and producing budget allocations, timelines and headcount plans   Experienced in vendor management and sourcing  Experienced in multiple frameworks/languages including: Python, Django, JavaScript, React.js, Angular.js, and Node.js.  Believes in finding the best solution, not just one that works 

Bonus points if you have:  Start-up experience  DevOps experience  Written an app in React, or Angular.   Understanding of modern network design and security practices.  Knowledge of core analysis concepts (Bayes’ Theorem, Simpson’s Paradox, significance, etc.)

AWS certification(s) and/or experience with AWS

What's in it for you:  Strong comp package and benefits  Real career growth opportunities. Our acquisition model creates rapid growth in scale and scope of your career profile.  Work with a competent, experienced engineering team  Work remotely or in an office, your choice (even after our offices open up)

About CSC Generation

CSC Generation is saving Retail. Through strategic acquisition, a modern technology platform, and operating expertise, we turn underperforming retailers into profitable, high performing brands. In just four years, we’ve acquired and turned around brands including Sur La Table, Z Gallerie, and One Kings Lane, saving over 2,000 jobs and reaching $500M in revenue. 

Company Culture

the ownership gene. we have a burning desire to win, and a fear of failure. we hate letting others down.

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