Powering Trade For The Emerging Cannabis Industry
Distru is a software platform streamlining the supply chain for the cannabis industry. Many of the top cannabis brands and distributors in California use our software to manage their entire operation from source to sale. We are growing rapidly with over $1B in transactions per year passing through our platform and are in a unique position to redefine trade in the growing cannabis industry. We are funded by Felicis Ventures, Global Founders Capital, and Village Global who have funded companies such as Shopify, Cruise, HelloFresh, Facebook, Slack, Opendoor, Warby Parker, Gusto, and more.
About the Opportunity
We are an intrinsically motivated team that works without ego, is constantly learning, and solves real problems for the cannabis industry. As our first official Engineering Manager, you will work closely with the CTO/Co-founder
You are passionate about building an incredible team that can deliver products that customers love with quality and consistency. You enjoy the challenge of balancing the speed of execution with the quality that Distru users have come to know and love. You should also be enthusiastic about levelling up the engineers that work with you, and helping them unlock as much of their inner potential as possible.
You will take ownership over the consistent delivery of key features that will have our customers writing you personal “thank you” emails like this one:
"I can’t praise Distru enough, it’s head and shoulders above any platform I’ve encountered to date. Thank you for your persistence and providing us with the right tools."
This is a remote full-time opportunity. There are no restrictions on timezones other than a 4 working hour overlap with PST/PDT.
You WillManage 4-6 engineers working across 2-3 projects at any given time; onboarding, running scrum, 1:1s, career development, mentoring, providing feedback, improving and evolving engineers at DistruShip quality features on a consistent schedule; chasing up loose ends, keeping the team on track, communicating and coordinating across multiple projectsRecruiting the best product-minded engineers in the world to Distru; sourcing, interviewing, building out interview processes, blogging content, thought leadershipFostering a product-minded culture in the engineering org; thinking about the features from a customer lens, tactically incorporating the customer perspective into processesLead cross-functional communication with the rest of org to ensure that features are built right, and on time; progress updates, timeline updates
Your Experience2+ years of experience building and managing high-performing engineering teamsSuccessful track record of delivering products that delight customersDemonstrated ability to develop technical leadersHighly empathetic, collaborative, no-ego leadership styleExperience building B2B SaaS productWilling and able to dive into the code yourselfBonus: Cannabis Industry experienceBonus: Supply Chain experience
BenefitsMedical, Vision, and Dental insurance fully coveredCompetitive salaryGenerous stock options with employee-friendly terms like early exercise and extended exercise windows18 days paid time off, plus holidays (we want you to use these)Working with world class (and famous) engineers day in day outA world-class education on the ins and outs of the Cannabis Industry that's hard to find anywhere else