A mission driven company located in the Loop is looking to spin off from the parent company into their own start up and is looking for a Manager of Engineering to build a team in Chicago. The company manufactures its own product and donates 50% of sales to foundations that support people with special needs. They are looking for someone that has start up experience and has strong functional programming experience with either Scala or preferably Clojure. They are looking to build a team of 5 engineers around this person and scale the company at a healthy rate.
RequiredSkills & Experience Start up experience Mentorship/management experience Functional Programming (Scala, Clojure, JVM) Java
Script (Angular or React) Desired Skills & Experience AWS/DevOps tools Experience working with teams overseas. What You Will Be Doing Tech Breakdown 80% Functional Programming 20% OOP Daily Responsibilities 100% Hands On 90% Management Duties 100% Team Collaboration The Offer Competitive Salary: Up to $160K/year, DOE You will receive the following benefits: Medical Insurance & Health Savings Account (HSA) 401(k) Paid Sick Time Leave Pre-tax Commuter Benefit Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis now and in the future. This position does not offer sponsorship. Workbridge Associates, part of the Motion Recruitment network, provides IT Staffing Solutions (Contract, Contract-to-Hire, and Direct Hire) across 11 major North American markets. Our unique expertise in today’s highest demand tech skill sets, paired with our deep networks and knowledge of our local technology markets, results in an exemplary track record with candidates and clients.