As Lalamove continues its rapid expansion, our products must be able to support the growth coming from our users, drivers, and order volume.
An exciting opportunity has come up as a result of our rapid growth - we are now looking for a VP of Engineering to join our tech team.
Reporting to the Group CTO, you’ll be required to grow and mentor our world-class team of innovative and passionate engineers, further developing and fostering our high-performance culture.
You will be directly responsible for growing, maturing, and leading the team to keep pace with the rapid evolution of our product suite.
What you'll do :
Lead a team of 200+ Software Engineers in various locations to continue to build and maintain our user and driver applications, platform, associated tools to run operations, and the solutions in this space.
Work with key engineering leadership, to think strategically to scale software engineering as usage of Lalamove products grows.
Lead the Engineering team to collaborate with the Product team and other business units to produce and support excellent solutions for all products.
Ensure Software Engineering alignment with established best practices.
Review technology, development methodology, and best practices while balancing the creation of new functionality, immediate needs of existing customers, and augmentation / management of architecture / infrastructure.
Drive / augment engineering process with primary goals of predictability, stability, and visibility.
Establish an engineering culture of users and drivers first mentality, with business performance as front of mind, ensure engineering understands the business direction and how individual work facilitates end goals.
What you'll need :
At least 10 years of engineering management experience, both internal employees and vendors are required.
Experience in building real-time scalable multi-platform solutions.
Deep knowledge in cloud-based systems to understand the complex Lalamove ecosystem.
Executive-level interpersonal, verbal, written, and presentation skills, good listener, ability to provide a trusted voice at the decision-making table, and be an advocate of the user.
Ability to balance strategic thinking with pragmatic operational delivery.
Management experience in international operations, and China, is highly preferred
Other requirements :
Fluency in both English and Mandarin is a must