VP of Engineering at YouGov (allows remote)

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Job Description

Incredible opportunity to become the VP of Engineering for Crunch.io! 


Crunch.io, part of YouGov PLC are looking for a VP Engineering that can drive innovation, quality and agility in our engineering.  Crunch.io is an innovative analytics company in the market research industry. We offer a survey data analysis platform that allows market researchers, analysts, and marketers to collaborate in a secure, cloud-based environment, using an intuitive drag-and-drop interface. Crunch users can quickly gain insights from their data and communicate them to their clients.


You will leverage latest cloud-computing and open-source technologies. You will manage distributed development teams to realize our technology vision. We are looking for someone who is entrepreneurial with a proven record building and managing successful software development.


What will I be doing?



  • Direct responsibility for managing approximately 20 developers, split across three teams.

  • Work with senior leadership and product marketing to create a roadmap for the product.

  • Develop, lead and inspire a team of approximately 20 developers. Be a magnet for technical talent and accelerate the hiring of engineers.

  • Allocate resources, set priorities, and manage schedules for the teams. Deliver high quality software on time and within budget.

  • Promote a culture of success, pride, performance, discipline, and creativity. Play a leadership role within the company.


What do I need to bring with me?



  • Experience managing teams using agile and test-driven development.

  • Strong computer science foundation

  • Expertise building big-data analytic solutions with appropriate use of relational and NoSQL database technologies

  • Fluency in multiple programming languages, but especially Python.

  • Understanding of JavaScript frameworks, such as React.

  • At least ten years’ experience in software development.

  • B.S. in computer science or related degree. Advanced degree preferred.


Any additional info:


This position is a full time role, based 100% remotely

Posted: 06 August, 2019