VP - Engineering

Gurugram, Haryana, India | Full-time

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About Us

At SplashLearn, our vision is to transform K-12 learning by making it fun and personalized for every child globally and to prepare them for the skills required in the 21st-century. Over 80 million problems are answered on our applications every month. With more than 30M+ students onboard, we are the fastest growing elementary math program in the United States.

 

Backed by Accel Partners and many more prominent investors, we have won almost all Ed-tech awards ranging from Stevie Award for best Ed-tech product, Tabby award for best business, Parents Choice Award, Best App Ever Award, and many others. We believe, this is just the beginning.

 

To help us get to the next stage and to reach 100M+ students worldwide, we are looking for highly motivated individuals with a passion for building high performing teams. 

Our tech stack includes, JAVA, RoR, Unity, Cocos2D, PhaserJS, ReactJS, RXSwift, RxCocoa, Swift, Objective-C, Elastic Search, Redis, Memcached, Realm, AWS Aurora, Redshift, Postgres, MongoDB, NodeJS

 

Core Responsibility - Strategize & Build SplashLearn's Next generation offerings

  • Supervise and own all engineering functions in the company, which includes web and mobile application development, game development, mobile app development, analytics and data science
  • Develop and execute short-term and medium-term engineering and product development roadmap keeping in mind the company's strategic requirements and plans
  • Interface with stakeholders to define requirements and deliverables and provide the necessary engineering expertise wherever necessary
  • Own key strategic decisions like critical architectural changes, choice of platforms and technology, building for scale etc
  • Implement processes to ensure seamless collaboration and inter-team and intra-team coordination and to foster a quality and innovation focussed tech culture
  • Improve and better processes and mentor team members wherever necessary to establish a high-performance and efficient technology team
  • Lead the talent management effort for engineering, including hiring, developing, training and retaining a best in class team
  • Act as internal and external tech evangelist and key voice when it comes to technology

 

Qualifications and Skills

  • 8+ years of experience with a proven track record in building and leading, development of full-stack products at scale
  • Experience across varied technology stacks across web and mobile and significant overlap with SplashLearn's stack
  • Great breadth and depth of expertise in various tech frameworks and paradigms across spanning the complete stack
  • Proven experience in architecture, design, and delivery of data-intensive applications.
  • Expert-level knowledge of Data Sources from RDBMS to NoSQL
  • Ability to multi-task in a dynamic start-up environment. Should have excellent prioritization and project management skills
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, ability to interface efficiently with people across a variety of job functions

 

Culture at SplashLearn

At SplashLearn we dig individuality. We love people who have something to say, and we listen. With us, you will get a chance to weave a little bit of you in our suite of learning products that are being used by millions of users. We have a workplace that is perennially high on energy. You can find people deeply engrossed in conversations that range from the latest movie to the newest tech on the block, and you will also see people who don’t want to have anything to do with that and are quietly typing away on their machines.


For more information about the company, please visit www.splashlearn.com