Director of Engineering
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POST DATE 7/7/2020
END DATE 8/5/2020
JOB DESCRIPTIONAbout Us:
PWCC (https://www.pwccmarketplace.com/) is the undisputed leader in the trading card industry. Since 1998, PWCC has provided unparalleled investment-caliber digital services, all rooted in a company philosophy of efficient and reliable software. PWCC provides the largest trading card auction marketplace in the world, as well as secure archival solutions, and collateral backed lending services. Trading cards are an emerging tangible asset class, appealing to broad base of investors and is a market poised for dramatic growth. Liquidity and monetization are key advantages to the trading card space, and PWCC has the tools and the responsibility to usher the trading card market s growth for the foreseeable future.
As the Director of Engineering, you will play a key role in driving this culture of constant innovation. You will be a key member of the executive team and will report to the CEO directly. You will conceive, architect and extend software solutions that are sustainable and scalable while layering in frameworks to drive reuse of common services. You will own all aspects (budget, technology, operations) of the infrastructure, including all new development efforts, maintenance of the existing system and long-term planning for future roadmap efforts. While partnering with PWCC business stakeholders, you will create new systems and processes that allow customers to have a delightful experience in interacting with the marketplace, the vault and other user interfaces.
We re looking for a strong, hands-on team leader who will attract, retain and mentor a high performing collaborative software engineering organization. You will oversee all hiring decisions, performance reviews, and employee development. Actively coach and mentor teams to higher levels of performance. Build and maintain a high performing team culture. Champion the development of your team s leadership and professional talent. You will be responsible for building the core team and possibly augmenting staff with contractors (as needed) to meet the demands of the business.
This role requires an inspirational technology leader with a demonstrated ability to conceive, define, build and deliver long term technology solutions that elevate PWCC s position in the industry. This is high growth company with a values-driven culture wanting to be supportive of employees and be a place where they can do the best work of their careers.
5+ years in a senior management role & 5+ years as a programmer - having managed teams of 10 or more employees.
Proven commercial experience in building web apps using PHP (w/ Laravel), Java, nodejs, C#, Python, etc.
Experience working with data (analytics, insights, warehouse) and database skills (SQL, schema design, performance tuning, etc)
Expertise in DevOps (CI/CD tools) and building cloud solutions w/ AWS, GCP or Azure
Bachelor Degree in Computer Science (or higher - e.g. Masters, PhD, etc)
Experience being a part of an Executive team
Experience building or integrating with marketplaces (e.g. eBay, Amazon, etc)
Experience with one or more of the following:
Payment Gateway Integrations e.g. Stripe, Paypal, Fiserve
Marketing Automation tools e.g. Hubspot, Marketo
Email Management frameworks e.g. Sendgrid, SES
Web Analytics e.g. GA, Omniture
API Integrations REST, XML, SOAP
Atlassian - JIRA, Confluence, Github
Lucene, SOLR, ElasticSearch
Because we seek high performance and high accountability, we offer a very competitive wage for this role
Generous sick and paid time off
Flex work environment
Bring your pets to work (restrictions apply)
This role is for our office location in Tigard, Oregon (close to Portland, Oregon).
If you're a good fit for the role and interested in moving to Portland, we'll consider helping w/ relocation.
PWCC is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S. PWCC is unable to sponsor candidates requiring a work visa. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to the individual's race, color, sex, national origin, religion, age, disability, genetic information, status as a military veteran or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.
Headhunters and recruitment agencies may not submit resumes/CVs through this website or directly to managers. PWCC does not accept unsolicited headhunter and agency resumes, and will not pay fees to any third-party agency or company that does not have a signed agreement with PWCC.