V7 • London, United Kingdom

Engineering Manager

Employment type:  Full time

3–4 days/week at home

Set hours

Dog friendly

Job Description

Salary range: £90,000 - £120,000

Voted by Forbes as one of the top 25 machine learning startups of 2021, and the CogX 2021 Best AI product in healthcare. V7's mission is to enable any business to create and leverage vision AI and solve any visual task.

If you're not familiar with V7, here's our product in 100 seconds: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BMzpcremyIY&t=5s

We are a venture-backed team harnessing and curating the AI data of some of the world's most ambitious tech companies and AI startups. What sets us apart is our team's obsession with pushing our product to where AI will be three years from today. The product sells itself to the right user, yet we must continue to attract and hire incredibly smart people to continue this path.

About the role

We are growing fast, therefore we are looking for an Engineering Manager with an exceptional technical background to lead one of our international teams of brilliant Software Engineers.

As Engineering Manager you can expect to be deeply involved in roadmap and planning discussions with our Product Managers and Engineering leadership. You will play a key role in growing your team and mentoring your team members while successfully communicating and presenting on all company levels.

What You'll Do

  • Lead a growing team currently with 4 direct reports. Our goal is to increase the team to 5-6 this year and you will have a central role in the interview process.
  • You will drive the right processes, meetings and communications needed for team success.
  • Use your technical experience and judgment to promote the improvement and operation of systems in your area.
  • Mentor your team, creating and assessing development goals and plans.
  • Work closely with Product Management, Engineering leaders, and customers on the iterative release of our next-generation goals.
  • Actively contribute to Engineering Culture and Engineering Standards.

Requirements

Who You Are

  • Come from a fast-growing engineering organisations that work with a large amount of data or AI products.
  • Strong technical knowledge, ideally with a bias towards frontend.
  • Looking to join a collaborative and cross-functional team to drive high impact work.
  • Excited to read and review code, understand the product area, and give applicable technical mentorship.
  • Managed a team of at least 4 people and comfortable managing remote team members.
  • Successfully led and delivered on complex projects.
  • Comfortable giving performance reviews and mentoring team members at all levels.
  • You are adept at communicating relevant information clearly and concisely.

Benefits

  • Unlimited vacation, just tell us when you need time off.
  • Stock options.
  • Work from anywhere.
  • 7-day company retreats in stunning locations.
  • New Apple hardware.
  • Central London office with standing desks and 4K monitors.
  • Unlimited high-quality coffee, tea, snacks, and other comforts every day.

Company benefits

Work from anywhere scheme
Unlimited annual leave
Co-working space allowance
Teambuilding days
Teambuilding holidays

The FlexScore® is the result of a rigorous 2-step verification of a company’s flexibility

First we assess the flexibility options V7 provides and then we anonymously survey a statistically significant proportion of their employees to make sure V7 is as flexible as they say they are. Our assessment is based on the six key elements of flexibility: location, hours, autonomy, benefits, role modelling and work-life balance.

We ask the hard questions so you don’t have to.

Working at V7

Company employees

36

Gender diversity (male:female)

8%

Office locations

London

Funding levels

$10million Seed stage

Hiring Countries

United Kingdom
What employees are saying

"Zero micro-management whatsoever, great flexibility, and a lot of trust placed in great employees."

Anonymous V7 Employee

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