Our homes are our most valuable asset & also the most difficult to buy & sell. Knock is on a mission to make trading in your house as simple & certain as trading in your car. Started by founding team members of Trulia.com (NYSE: TRLA, acquired by Zillow for $3.5B), Knock is an online home trade-in platform that uses data science to price homes accurately, technology to sell them quickly & a dedicated team of professionals to guide you every step of the way. We share the same top-tier investors as iconic brands like Netflix, Tivo, Match, HomeAway & Houzz.
We are looking for an experienced Vice President of Engineering to lead & inspire a talented team & help scale our business as we venture into new markets. As VP of Engineering you are a great manager & a great team builder. You have demonstrated success in recruiting, communicating, & resolving issues. The VP Eng's job is to make everyone in the engineering organization successful & you are responsible for fixing the issues that are getting in the way of success.This position will have a huge impact on the future of Knock.
As part of our senior leadership team reporting to our COO, you will lead the continued growth of the engineering & data science teams with an emphasis on fostering a strong engineering culture, measuring & increasing delivery velocity, & achieving schedule predictability as the company moves forward with their aggressive growth targets. A successful VP Engineering will have a strong technical background, a demonstrated track record as a professional leader with a knack for developing teams, & the business acumen to lead the engineering team in the execution of Knock's strategic objectives. The candidate that fills this role will have an immediate positive impact on our engineering team, our customers & our company, & the work will be extremely rewarding.