Nacelle was built for eCommerce brands who are dissatisfied with slow page load speeds and low mobile conversion rates. Our product is a headless commerce solution that converts traditional eCommerce stores into lightning-fast progressive web apps. The result is an increase in conversion rates of 25%+, larger average cart sizes, and improved infrastructure, which can handle large spikes in traffic. We integrate into existing platforms like Shopify within 15 minutes.
We are an early stage, venture-backed, fully remote company. Our institutional investors include Index Ventures and Accomplice Ventures. We also have raised from notable angels, including leaders from Shopify Plus, Attentive, and Klaviyo.
We are seeking an experienced VP of Engineering who is an expert in scaling. The ideal candidate has venture-backed startup experience and has successfully scaled a team quickly and efficiently, has a knack for creative problem-solving, has a propensity to learn, and is a low-ego team player.
This role reports to and works in close collaboration with the CEO.
Candidates must be experts in the following:
Building and designing processes and systems for engineering teams
Scaling engineering teams
Defining and executing OKRs
Agile development and SCRUM
SQL and NoSQL databases
Event-driven systems and design
Security best practices
Infrastructure as code best practices
Cross-functional collaboration with Product Management and Product Design
Minimum of 8 years scaling engineering teams
Startup experience which began with less than 15 full-time engineers to over 75+
Minimum of 8 years writing and deploying code and infrastructure