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Principal Engineer

$150k – $225k
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As VERO’s first Principal Engineer, your role would entail partnering with our founder and CEO to define the company’s technology vision and strategy; recruit, lead and manage our engineering team and inspire them to capably and deftly execute your grand plan. At our stage, this is a hands-on role. The ideal candidate will be well-versed in architecting, developing and operating robust, scalable distributed, cloud-based systems. This is a key, visible role on our leadership team, with broad influence on the company and significant exposure to our board of directors.


  • Turn product concepts into reality by working with the Founders to create a product roadmap and ensure impeccable execution
  • Enable a company to reach its financial and marketing goals using an innovative tech approach
  • Be a manager with the primary goal of managing a tech team and making business critical tech decisions, such as tech design planning, product architecture layout, and development platform selection
  • Oversee the DevOps and QA process
  • Own/think about the future, map it, and then implement it in a managed step by step plan
  • Recruit, vet and onboard new engineers to the team (with or without the help of HR managers)
  • Assist and sometimes lead Platform selection and technical design of internal products
  • Develop product and architecture slides to incorporate in our investor pitch deck as we get ready to raise our next round of capital
  • Prepare a keynote presentation for an industry conference


  • The mind, heart and soul of an authentic leader
  • The desire to take an active leadership role in building a great, durable company
  • At least 10 years of experience in software engineering and 5+ years of experience building, leading, managing and inspiring great teams
  • A passion for solving big, hairy engineering problems
  • Strong opinions about what makes for a great culture that attracts and retains the best talent
  • A modern approach to agile software development
  • A successful track record managing a mix of local, remote and distributed teams
  • Experience designing and implementing high throughput systems for a large and active user base
  • Deep understanding of fault-tolerance, consensus, concurrency, low latency and security in distributed systems
  • Deep knowledge and familiarity of DevOps processes and CI/CD
  • The ability to alternate between being serious and focused and not taking yourself too seriously
  • Familiarity with effective information security best practices
  • Experience with and/or proficiency and/or familiarity with a modern tech stack, likely to include many of the following technologies: Docker, Kubernetes, Relational and NoSQL databases, Node.js, React, MongoDB, Redis, Kafka, ZeroMQ, etc.
  • Experience with Big Data infrastructure – Flink, Spark, BigQuery, Cloud Dataflow (or similar technologies)
  • An understanding of real estate a plus


  • Competitive compensation packages, including equity
  • Great medical, vision, dental, and commuter benefits
  • Generous family policies
  • Unlimited vacation policy
  • Work from home or remotely any time
  • Office in Midtown @COMPANY headquarters


  • Open-mindedness, passionate and results-oriented teams
  • An Environment of Growth
  • Democratize access to information
  • Avoidance of siloed thinking
  • Fast paced and detail oriented (yes you can have both)

Join Us! As we continue to transform the industry. Learn more at sayvero.com or follow us on Instagram, Twitter or LinkedIn.

Healthcare benefits

Parental leave

Equity benefits

Remote friendly

Generous vacation

Company meals

Wellness benefits

Professional development

VERO at a glance

Leasing. Simplified

VERO focuses on Real Estate, Rental Housing, Big Data Analytics, Real Estate Technology, and Residential Real Estate. Their company has offices in New York City. They have a small team that's between 11-50 employees.

You can view their website at https://www.sayvero.com or find them on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.

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