join protopia as

VP, Technology

Drive all aspects of our product and technology strategy to help us become the best at what we do. You will balance hands-on software development and maintenance with building an innovative, fast-paced, and disruptive engineering organization.

Make executive decisions in support of the company’s technological requirements.
Ensure that the technological resources meet the company’s short and long-term needs.
Create timelines for the development and deployment of all technological services.
Manage, optimize, and enhance our front and back-end code and computing infrastructure.
Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders to develop and deliver our product roadmap.
Set up and manage technical vendor relationships. Build and optimize quality assurance and data protection processes.

You’re obsessed with leveraging technology to solve complex problems and love rolling up your sleeves.

Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Machine Learning, Math or related fields.

>10 years working on highly-scalable, transactional B2B software. 5 years managerial experience.

Significant, applied knowledge of open source technologies, Python, and cloud computing platforms (Google, AWS).

Experience with security and privacy frameworks and technologies.

Development and maintenance of neural network model(s).

Hands-on experience with classification & natural language related problems.

Project manager that excels at multitasking at 1,000 and 30,000 ft.

Experience with hiring and managing technical staff and contractors. 

Excellent leadership, collaboration, and communication skills.

We’re a remote team focused on outcomes, not policies.

We live in Slack, Zoom, Hubspot, Google, and Notion.

Sometimes even with our dogs.

The fine print

We’re a certified B-Corporation startup that is constantly growing and evolving to maximize our contribution to our customers, team, partners, users, and community.

Above all, we’re looking for a team player that never sacrifices the great for the good, who values action over words, and is excited about helping us build an awesome company.

Full-time leadership role reporting to CEO.
While we are based in Raleigh, NC, you can work from anywhere.
Compensation will be cash and equity commensurate with experience. May include additional performance pay.
Unlimited time-off (required # of days you need to take off because breaks are super important).

Let’s talk!

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