Opportunities at Craft portfolio companies


Tech Lead - Python, JavaScript, AWS



Software Engineering
Posted on Friday, May 17, 2024
About Stellic

Student Success Platform Designed to Help Students Maximize their College Journey and Graduate on Time.

About The Role

This is an opportunity to shape the future of the student experience in higher ed. As a Tech Lead, you’ll be leading all areas of the IO team’s delivery end-to-end — working closely with the founders, PMs, and other engineers. You’ll do this at a fast pace, high-growth, mission-driven series A startup in enterprise SaaS that has found true product/market fit and is looking to scale. Given our stage, there is ample opportunity to influence all aspects of the engineering org: including infrastructure, internal tooling, and culture and process.

What You’ll Do

  • Lead a team of software engineers including hands-on work, task planning, and technical leadership
  • Work closely with product, design, and engineering to architect and deliver new functionality
  • Up-level the scalability and quality of the delivery through technical and operational investments around best practices and tooling
  • Co-own the overall planning, execution and success of projects that directly improve our top-line impact metrics
  • Contribute to engineering-wide initiatives as a member of Stellic’s engineering management team
  • Recruit and develop a world-class team of engineers from outreach to closing

What You’ll Bring

  • At least 8 years of software engineering, and at least 2 years of experience building and leading a team of developers
  • Are a full stack engineer with proficiency in Python and/or Javascript
  • Experience with search tools at scale (ElasticSearch, OpenSearch, etc.)
  • Experience building APIs and services that are reliable as part
  • Solid written and verbal communication skills that work for engineers and non-engineers, including customers
  • A track record of improving a complex team, product, or system over time (measured in terms of simplicity, scale and end-user impact)
  • Experience working with remote engineers