honestbee is Asia's leading online concierge and delivery service for all your lifestyle needs. With our technical expertise, data-fuelled operations and our network of partners, people experience how life’s just easier with honestbee.
We are solving the riddles of e-Commerce and logistics across the SE Asia region. We work on practical solutions for the real world and we are obsessed about building a marketplace for services that awes and delights our customers - that’s our commitment to them!
As the VP of Engineering of for honestbee's eCommerce side of the business, you'll be guiding a team of software engineers and their managers across multiple location as they create the best marketplace for services that is easy to use and is always prepared for scaling even further. You'll be working closely with the senior management and helping to link up the eCommerce to the logistics part of our business.
What you'll be doing:
- Provide technical leadership by following and improving the current set of processes in: Continuous Integration, TDD, code reviews, documentation, Agile development
- Develop effective processes and policies for people management in Engineering such as: 360 reviews, conflict resolution, communication and working styles
- Be involved in fostering a culture of happiness and satisfaction for our engineers while still being able to push the team to deliver on challenging deadlines
- Plan out technical hiring requirements, improve our technical hiring processes and be a key decision maker with regards to technical hires
- Develop a growth ladder and a transparent compensation scheme in Engineering
What are we looking for?
- 8+ years experience
- Has launched a successful startup or has experience working in a product-led company
- Someone who always keeps the customer in mind when working on large-scale builds
- Works well cross functionally and clearly communicates technical ideas and translates those into business ideas
- Experience in building real-time, scalable multi-platform solutions, handling rigid and complex systems
- Good grasp of the elements that fuel the eCommerce platforms
- Experience managing and building multi-cultural teams across multiple locations
Details of our stack and technologies used at honestbee:
- APIs: Ruby on Rails
- Admin Dashboards: Ruby on Rails
- Consumer Web: Node.js + Express + Rendr
- Native iOS and Android for mobile apps
- Elixir / Erlang
- Golang Services
- Amazon Web Services
Join our honestbee family. Nothing makes us more proud than seeing our people prosper in their careers and set themselves up for success. honestbee will take you to places - that’s our commitment to you!