At Giant Oak, we see data differently. We look behind the numbers to see individuals and communities. We seek to observe and describe the world; and we take advantage of data generation, storage, aggregation, and visualization technologies. We apply social science to big data environments to identify illicit actions, actors and networks. Our goal is to do our part to make the world a better, freer, and more secure place.
We are looking for an entrepreneurial, passionate, and innovative leader to guide the engineering team in our technology development. You must be ready to work closely with the CEO, President and Director of Science to bring our platform to the next level.
Establish product development goals in conjunction with the CEO & President.
Take responsibility for enterprise-wide software engineering process, architecture, software development and quality assurance in a continuous delivery environment.
Recruit, train and mentor members of the engineering team.
Coordinate with Product Manager and Science Director to prioritize R&D tasks.
Support Customer Success and Sales teams to ensure happy customers, revenue growth, and real world impact.
Work with CISO to build a secure and scalable platform.
10+ years of relevant engineering experience.
5+ years of people management experience.
Experience with building micro-services based distributed systems in the AWS cloud.
Strong business and technical vision.
Self-motivated and willing to handle competing priorities in a fast-paced environment.
Hands-on experience with AWS Serverless, Python, Elasticsearch, Postgres, Docker and Terraform strongly desired.