vp / head of engineering (emobility startup) in singapore

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S$ 10,000 per month
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S$ 10,000 per month
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job description

about the company

A Singapore based transporation start-up that is strongly backed by top-tiered venture capitalists from Silicon Valley is hiring for their VP of Engineering.

about the job

This role will required one who has the experience in build the engineering and product teams from scratch as the business has the target to grow engineering team to a size of 50. As the VP of Engineering, you will also be part of the management team to work on the ideation of the product including designs, architecture, technologies and evaluation of new technologies like communicating with ioT devices etc. You will be leading and scaling the team to build a seamlessly interactive platform with continuous integration and improvement for better user experience. This will include best practices like overseeing the coding, testing, implementation, processes and metrics. As the engineering lead, you will be in charge of the engineering roadmap including strategic planning to define future evolutions and features.

skills and experience required

  • At least 8-10 years with a mix of software engineering and leadership experience.
  • Demonstrate a solid understanding of the technical landscape in Asia
  • Have a track record of leading productive global engineering teams
  • Experience in hiring the right candidates when scaling up the team
  • Experience leader who has mentored engineering managers in the past
  • Strategic thinker and strong technical background who can also advise the business on engineering-related topics
  • Open to travel (20-30%)
  • Ability to work in a start-up environment

To apply online please use the 'apply' function, alternatively you may contact Wendy Tay at 6510 1462 or email to wendy.tay(@)randstad.com.sg.
(EA: 94C3609/ R1324666 )


leadership, engineering, product development, architecture, people management


Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering or equivalent

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree