VP Engineering at Airtasker

Team, Full-time, Sydney, Australia sydney engineering full-time
Description
Posted 3 years ago
Here at Airtasker, we’re searching for our new VP of Engineering. 

You will be responsible for an engineering function of 50 employees. Made up of Australia’s most talented Software Engineers. You will own how engineering is done at Airtasker, design a high performance and inclusive culture, whilst scaling our global marketplace ready for international expansion.  

Who we are: 
Airtasker is a global marketplace for local services. We’re a trusted community platform that connects people who need work done with people who can share their skills to earn money. 

Our mission at Airtasker is to empower people to realise the full value of their skills. 

In 2019, we planted our flag in the UK and Ireland. In 2021 we’ll be landing in Singapore and New Zealand. 

We currently have 4 million users, we created $300M of job opportunities in 2019. We’re contributing to the economic rebuild post Covid-19. We need your help as we accelerate to our mission! 

You’ll be leading a diverse team from all walks of life. We celebrate speaking up, solving fascinating problems, taking ownership and constantly honing our craft. 

If you love the idea of leading ex-Googlers. If you dream of scaling a platform to world domination. If you get goosebumps making hard engineering tasks easy. We’re excited to learn more about you! 

Who you are:
You are a visionary Engineering leader with the ability rally our business around a shared goal. You have a passion for technology. A clear view of what a high-quality engineering team looks like. You get inspiration from solving problems that change the way people work and positively impact the world. 

How you can make an impact:
Be the custodian of the engineering team’s organisational health and effectiveness.

Collaborate with Product, Design, Marketing and Data functions to deliver strategy that drives scalable products, user impact and customer acquisition.