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Drone shipping solutions

Head of Platform and Cloud Development

$150k – $150k • 5.0% – 10.0%
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The Head of Platform and Cloud Development leads all aspects of Skycart’s cloud architecture and development for Skycart’s cloud platform across diverse product areas. This position plays a key role in helping Skycart become the world’s most popular drone delivery platform. The ideal candidate will be a strong technical leader with experience scaling cloud platforms, has the ability to collaborate well with the hardware team and a product-led CEO, and has a proven history of building and managing engineering teams.This is initially a hands on position.

Responsibilities:
- Lead the definition and delivery of services and tools that enable developers to build cloud applications.
- Lead analysis, architecture, design, and development of data warehouse and business intelligence solutions.
- Enhance machine learning capabilities and AI based analytics.
- Drive the coordination and clear communication of a multi-product roadmap, working across multiple groups to define fast-paced schedules.
- Identify new product opportunities and help develop business proposals, pricing, product positioning, monetization strategy, and go-to-market plans.
- Create ways for third parties to integrate with our platform.
- Create a robust documentation program.

Preferred Qualifications:
- Proven experience implementing serverless architecture and distributed systems.
- Deep domain expertise with data acquisition, data science, machine learning, algorithms, IoT, edge computing, and security.
- Experience implementing big data architecture in DevOps - Continuous -Integration\Continuous Delivery (CI\CD) Mindset.
- Strong API development with Java, Spring, and AWS tools.

Behavioral & Leadership Competencies:
- Communicate pros and cons of new technology trends to executive leadership.
- Provide mentorship to junior technical staff members on new technology and technical solutions.
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills - often required, but will be a key factor in determining the right candidate.
- Excellent analytical and problem solving skills.
- Has appreciable latitude for un-reviewed action or decision.

EQUITY ONLY until next round of funding.

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