Head of Engineering

      Location: United States/Remote (Los Angeles-Preferred)

      Start Date: Immediately

      About The Job

      As a Head of Engineering, you will be responsible for ensuring that our company makes the right strategic moves to achieve our long-term business and impact objectives. You will own the technical roadmap and shape our technology stack, architecture, and methodologies in alignment with our product vision. 

      Our ideal candidate has a proven ability to expertly lead and expand an engineering team to develop a scalable platform that meets the existing and anticipated needs of our growing customer base within the healthcare industry.

      Your Key Responsibilities

      • Provide visionary leadership and technical guidance to establish and expand the engineering team, refining processes, and bolstering capabilities.
      • Foster collaboration with the executive team, aligning engineering initiatives harmoniously with the company's overarching business strategy and roadmaps.
      • Spearhead the conception, development, rigorous testing, and seamless deployment of technical solutions, with unwavering commitment to stringent benchmarks for quality, scalability, and performance.
      • Shape the technological foundation, architectural frameworks, and development methodologies that perfectly align with our product vision and enduring objectives.
      • Forge close-knit partnerships with cross-functional units, including product management and research, to materialize business concepts into tangible, market-ready products.
      • Champion technical advocacy and act as the ambassador of the company's technical vision when engaging with partners, investors, and the broader industry.
      • Identify potential technical vulnerabilities and craft proactive strategies for their mitigation, ensuring the steadfast stability, security, and scalability of our product offerings.

      Required Qualifications

      • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field; advanced degree preferred.
      • Proven experience of working with startups as an engineering leader.
      • Track record of successfully developing and deploying web, mobile products, from concept to production.
      • Excellent communication and cross-collaboration skills.
      • Demonstrated leader with experience in building a team.
      • Experience with agile development methodologies and project management practices.
      • Comfortable working with remote and offshore engineering teams.
      • Familiar with engineering in VR, machine learning, and related technologies.
      • Thrives in a fast-paced, dynamic scale-up environment.
      • A genuine passion for shaping the future of healthcare and making the world a better place.

      Job Compensation & Benefits

      • $150k-$190k/year, commensurate with previous experience.
      • Stock Options
      • Unlimited PTO
      • Healthcare, Dental, Vision

      Other Details

      • To be considered for this position, please send a resume to jaron@embodiedlabs.com.
      • This position is fully remote with occasional travel requirements.
      • Candidates must be authorized to work in the US.
      • Los Angeles-based candidates preferred. 

      Embodied Labs is an equal-opportunity employer. All aspects of employment, including the decision to hire, promote, discipline, or discharge, will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.


      Who We Are

      Embodied Labs© is a leading immersive training company on a mission to transform the way we care for each other. By providing professional and family caregivers with an innovative empathy training and learning platform, we are committed to enhancing the quality of care delivered to aging adults. Our state-of-the-art technology has been leveraged by 100+ organizations across senior services, government, academia, enterprises, and healthcare providers in 30+ US states and four countries. In addition to winning numerous awards such as the Bill & Melinda Gates Global Immersive Education Prize, we have been featured in Oprah Magazine, CNN International, CBS, and The New York Times. Most recently, we have been awarded a grant from the state of California as part of its CalGrows program to train 4,000 direct caregivers and 100,000 family and friend caregivers across the state.

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