Company: MobileCoin (

MobileCoin is building the future of digital payments. We want to make a cryptocurrency you can use everyday to pay for anything.  

We are passionate about implementing scientific and mathematical methods to explore, isolate, and solve problems in the global financial markets while respecting user-privacy. We believe that career fulfillment and enterprise success converge when smart, hard-working, and intellectually curious people come together with a shared goal of innovation, and the pursuit of excellence.

Your Role: Director, Engineering

Overview: Interested in  joining a fast-growing Series B startup looking to change the crypto payments industry. We are a well-funded startup looking to hire an Director, Engineering, reporting into the CTO. The company has just over 50 employees and was recently valued at over $1Bn in its most recent round raised in summer 2021. We are growing quickly and looking to hire a Director, who can help manage and grow our engineering team. 


  • Build and manage product pillar(s) of the MobileCoin organization composed of multiple engineering teams
  • Maintain a close partnership with senior engineering leadership, product, and design to develop the strategy, vision, and roadmap for your segment of the business
  • Coordinate the engineering managers and oversee the quality of the projects and deliverables
  • Own and drive the success of complex efforts into production
  • Provide expertise on technical and architectural decisions and implementation across the business
  • Oversee the policies and processes in your organization to deliver consistent wins

Required Skills, Qualifications and Experience:

  • 15 years of experience working in the tech industry
  • Bachelors or advanced degree in CS, EE or other STEM majors, or equivalent experience
  • Led multiple teams and managers within a high-growth organization
  • Experience shipping scalable and reliable customer-facing products
  • Delivered products used by millions of people
  • Experience building and maintaining a culture of technical excellence, meritocracy, and accountability across large teams
  • Deep knowledge of Rust, modern C++, C or other systems language
  • Experience authoring and porting cryptographically-sensitive code
  • Experience with distributed systems and network protocols
  • Hands-on mentality, attention to detail, and keen interest in security, reliability, and scale
  • Ability to create well-documented code and communicate effectively on technical subjects
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

Preferred Skills, Qualifications and Experience:

  • Strong familiarity with crypto ecosystems and are a thought leader in the evolution of consumer-facing crypto products
  • Experience leading organizations across multiple time zones and in a remote environment


Location: The office is based out of San Francisco, but remote candidates will be considered.

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