Director of Data Architecture

Director of Data Architecture

One of our clients is looking for a Director of Data Architecture for a new data initiative they are starting. They are a mid-sized SaaS company that builds a best-in-class software platform for finance and legal professionals to make timely, data-driven informed decisions about investment opportunities.

The Director of Data Architecture will analyze the current data ecosystem (MySQL, PostgreSQL, Mongo, AWS), evaluate new technology, design and architect a new, modern architecture using best-in-class tools and technologies (Hadoop, Snowflake, Spark, data streaming, etc.) as well as staff, lead and manage a team of Data Engineers in an effort to build the new data analytics product suite. All new development, unique opportunity.

This role includes competitive base salary plus an aggressive bonus target, comprehensive benefits, and an opportunity to lead a mission-critical project that will certainly be a career milestone. Please apply to nyjobs@cypressg.com for immediate consideration.

(NYC-based company, remote flexible post-Covid but East-Coast hours are required).

Senior Full-Stack Software Engineer (Node.js / Vue.js / AWS)

Senior Software Engineers (2 positions) needed for a NYC-based company that is innovating the medical laboratory and testing industry building hardware and software products to help scientists increase accuracy and efficiency. These technologies will help our country and the world to better cope with and solve today and tomorrow’s healthcare issues.

They are currently hiring two Senior Full-Stack SW Engineers for a team that is building cutting-edge applications using Node.js, Vue.js and AWS. Any experience building serverless applications with the following technologies is a big plus (AWS, S3, Lambda, RDS). Applicants can be Front-End-leaning, Full-Stack or more Back-End focused.

In addition to a good technical fit, applicants should be interested and aligned with the company’s mission of helping researchers and scientists solve humanitarian and healthcare related problems in today’s world. The Software Engineers work in a collaborative team environment that thrives on innovation and shipping clean code.

These positions feature competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits and an opportunity for growth in the exciting biotech field. Please send your resume to for immediate consideration. (These roles are currently remote but may return to office in the future but will offer flexible working conditions).

Lead Software Engineer (Node.js)

NYC Software and Services company disrupting the commercial real estate industry is expanding their Engineering team in their downtown Manhattan HQ.  There are two immediate openings for Lead Software Engineers.

Qualified candidates will have 7+ years of hands-on industry experience working as a Software Engineer and at least 2+ years of experience leading a team.  Candidates should have hands-on experience with Node.js, Express, Microservices or RESTful Web Services, PostgreSQL, AWS, etc.  Experience with other languages like Python, Java, Ruby, would also be considered as long as candidates are willing and able to transition to Node.js.  This role is ~95% hands-on and you should expect to code on a daily basis as well as mentor and lead a small but growing team of Software Engineers.  BSCS or equivalent is required.

The Lead Software Engineer will lead the full life-cycle development of robust public-facing web applications while collaborating with various stakeholders within the organization.  You will also conduct code reviews and lead the agile development methodology.

This position features competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits, performance bonus and great company perks.  The office is conveniently located in lower Manhattan close to a variety of public transportation hubs.  Please send your resume to nyjobs@cypressg.com for immediate consideration.  Local candidates only, please.

VP of Engineering / Python / eCommerce

My client is a very well-funded stealth-mode startup building a novel high-traffic consumer-facing platform that will transform an industry. They are looking for their first technology hire for the VP of Engineering role. Qualified candidates will have 10+ years of overall industry experience and 5+ years of management experience. This is an opportunity to build an innovative B2C product from scratch and your team from the ground up.

The VPE should expect to contribute to planning/roadmap, architecture and coding as well as focusing on recruiting, growing and managing a world-class engineering team. You have fluency in React.js, Python, cloud technology (GCP is ideal), CircleCI, etc. and you’ve worked on consumer-facing eCommerce sites that scale. This is a unique opportunity for an entrepreneurial technology leader to make an impact in an early-stage start up. You will help create a high-impact, productive, creative culture.

This position features competitive compensation, significant equity and comprehensive benefits. It’s a healthy balance of exciting early stage startup with the certainty of solid financial backing. Please send your resume to nyjobs@cypressg.com for immediate consideration.

 

VP of Engineering

My client, a SaaS and mobile product company, is currently looking for a VP of Engineering to join their team. They are looking for someone to help keep best practices in place and implement new policies as they continue to grow and build out their team. This person will be responsible for managing the development teams across multiple offices while helping to maintain their culture, efficiency, and drive as they continue to bring on new projects.

The ideal candidate will come from an engineering background with open source technology. Their teams use Ruby and JavaScript but that experience is not required. You will be experienced in managing large groups across multiple teams in an agile environment and have a history of improving agility in these engineering teams. In addition, you know what it takes to work with a high volume of requests and have worked in a start-up and/or big data environment with knowledge of continuous integration and delivery.

Your daily responsibilities will consist mostly of people management while remaining hands on by owning architecture, design, execution, quality assurance and working with product teams on delivery of their software as a service and mobile products. You will report directly to the CTO, with 2-5 direct reports and about 50 total reports. There will be a focus on process leadership for these product teams while working with them to improve and standardize their development, testing, and release processes.

This is a full time position in Manhattan offering competitive salary, comprehensive benefits, and equity. For immediate and confidential consideration please send your resume to nyjobs@cypressg.com.

VP of Engineering

Due to rapid growth, my client is currently looking for a VP of Engineering to join their team. They are looking for someone to help them keep best practices in place and implement new policies as they continue to grow as a leader in their space. This person will be responsible for managing the development and QA teams across multiple offices while helping to maintain their culture, efficiency, and drive as they continue to bring on new projects.

The ideal candidate will come from an engineering background with open source technology. Their teams use Python, Spark and Ruby but that experience is not required. You will be experienced in managing large groups across multiple teams in an agile environment utilizing scrum and have a history of improving agility in these engineering teams. In addition, you know what it takes to work with a high volume of requests and have worked in a start-up and/or big data environment.

Your daily responsibilities will consist of mostly people management while remaining hands on by owning architecture, design, execution, quality assurance and delivery of their software as a service product. You will report directly to the CTO and have 4 direct reports with about 25 total reports across 6 teams. There will be a focus on process leadership for these scrum teams while working with them to improve and standardize their development, testing, and release processes.

This is a full time position based in NYC offering a competitive base salary, bonus potential, solid equity package and comprehensive benefits. For immediate and confidential consideration, please email your resume to nyjobs@cypressg.com.

Engineering Manager Needed-Java-Well funded startup

Java Development Manager & Architect Needed-Well funded startup
New York, NY

My client is actively looking to hire a very strong Development manager and Architect to rebuild and make their existing platform more robust. They are looking for a Development Manager who is hands on but can manage a team of 10 engineers and elevate their games. They need an architect who is going to technically challenge and mentor the team. This landed over 70 million in VC and have big named paying customers.

Director, Consumer Web Development

Responsibilities
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Design, architect, develop and implement new features to our Java/JavaScript consumer facing environment while leading a team to maintain existing production environment

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Manage and oversee oversees design and development team

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Set up and evangelize standards and best practices for development, scrum, testing automation, continuous integration and continuous deployment

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Conduct code reviews with internal employees and external consultants

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Respond to customer inquiries, effectively communicate critical problems and discuss resolutions with management

Required Skills:
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7+ years of hands-on experience architecting and implementing large scale consumer facing applications using Java and JavaScript frameworks like Angular.js, Ember.js, Backbone.js, Node.js and others

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5+ years of experience as technical leader or team manager leading small to medium-sized teams through the development cycle

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Fundamental knowledge of all web/mobile/social industry standard tools and best practices, coupled with a basic understanding of how technology influences strategic business direction

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Expert level knowledge of web technologies (HTML5, CSS3, latest Javascript frameworks) and web services (XML, SOAP, REST, etc)

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Extensive experience with SQL and NoSQL databases including database/schema design and query optimization

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Strong familiarity working in cloud environments, and build/deployment/ operational challenges, and agile development practices

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Firm understanding of software development fundamentals, best practices and design patterns

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Self-starter with an ability to manage remote teams in a collaborative, engaged, enthusiastic manner

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Highly organized, with excellent attention to detail

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Creative and analytical problem-solver, able to manage multiple priorities and deadlines in a dynamic, fast- paced environment

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Excited about learning and evangelizing new technologies and processes

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Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Desired Skills:
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Experience unit testing in Java (i.e.: jUnit)

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Experience with testing client-side code (i.e.: Selenium, Jasmin)

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Experience building consumer facing web and mobile apps

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Required Education (including certifications):
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BS in Computer Science

Javascript Engineer

We are currently seeking a Javascript Engineer to join a fast paced, high growth environment in NYC. In this role you would be responsible for the development of interactive, highly dynamic consumer facing web applications. This role calls for someone who is highly motivated, interested in staying ahead of the curve and has a desire to create top tier applications through the use of the latest and greatest technologies.

Responsibilities:
•Participate in the FLCD of web based applications.
•Design and develop applications that are focused on usability, efficiency and effectiveness.
•Participate in the agile methodology from daily scrum meetings to unit testing and TDD.
•Play a key role in group meetings for problem solving ideas, recommending and researching improvements to systems and overall technology (languages, tools, platforms, etc.)