Head of Engineering

  • CannabizTeam
  • Los Angeles, CA, United States
  • 23 Nov, 2021
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Job Description

Our client, a fast-paced cannabis delivery startup company is searching for an experienced Head of Engineering, reporting to the CEO - who will manage a growing team of in-house and outsourced engineers and designers, working collaboratively with the Executive team.

Will be responsible along with the team to design, build, deploy, and maintain production code for all products. This is an exciting opportunity to join the cannabis space!

If this sounds like you, please apply for immediate consideration for an opportunity to join a quickly growing, super cool organization as a key employee!


  • Oversee the entire product engineering lifecycle: specifications, design, development, testing and maintenance.
  • Oversee front-end and back-end development teams and their projects
  • Take 100% responsibility for the roadmap and engineering vision for mission critical tools, features, and customer experiences within product lines.
  • Maintain the operation, reliability and availability of mission critical production systems and suggest improvements
  • Improve engineering standards, deployment infrastructure, performance, testing, and code quality
  • Ensure compliance with security regulations
  • Coordinate with external stakeholders for new integrations and tools
  • Work across departments to identify and address customer pain points and feature requests that can be solved in our product
  • Help determine near and long-term engineering objectives and priorities by balancing available resources (personnel, schedule & budget)
  • Prepare and manage the engineering department’s budget


  • 5-7 years of technical experience working up to Head of Engineering or similar role
  • Experience building enterprise software and consumer-facing products
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Master’s preferred
  • E-commerce experience is a must
  • Hands on experience and advanced knowledge with React, Node, Ruby, SQL, noSQL, GraphQL and the AWS ecosystem of services.
  • Experience with cloud technologies or docker based development
  • Extensive experience in Agile/Scrum based software development
  • Extensive experience in back-end and front-end development
  • Technical background in data with deep understanding of issues in multiple areas such as data management, data analysis, query processing, distributed processing, high availability, statistical, data mining, machine learning and operational excellence of production systems

Compensation: $190,000 – 200,000 salary based on experience plus health, flexible vacation time

If this sounds like the position you have been waiting for, please apply using the online application or the link below - all inquiries are strictly confidential. Our focus is to assist you to make your best next career move, and we will not use your information for any other purpose.

CannabizTeam is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status. TEAM100