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Circadian Ventures
Circadian Ventures

Head of Engineering



Software Engineering
Atlanta, GA, USA
Posted on Saturday, September 30, 2023
Location: Atlanta preferred, or remote in USA or Canada

About Cloverly ๐Ÿ€:

We are a dedicated team driven by our commitment to address climate change. With our combined expertise in business, software, and environmental knowledge, we are at the forefront of positive change. Join our mission and be part of the solution today.

Cloverly is a platform for climate action, with a marketplace for carbon removals and offsets. Cloverly was the first API in the world for carbon credits, and we are now in a leadership position building a new industry that the world deeply needs.

Role Overview:

As the Head of Engineering at Cloverly, you will provide visionary leadership to our engineering team, driving our technical strategy and ensuring the development of cutting-edge products. If you have a proven track record of leading engineering teams, shaping technical vision, and fostering innovation, this role is tailor-made for you.

What You Will Do:

  • Develop and execute a comprehensive technical strategy aligned with Cloverly's mission and business objectives.
  • Lead, mentor, and nurture a high-performing engineering team.
  • Collaborate closely with the other members of the executive team to shape technical roadmap and set goals.
  • Own and guide architectural decision making and ensure the design of robust, scalable, and secure software systems.
  • Foster strong collaboration between engineering, product, customer success and other cross functional teams.
  • Create strategies for talent development, retention, and succession planning.
  • Continuously improve development processes, implementing agile methodologies and operational best practices to enhance efficiency and productivity.
  • Identify potential technical risks and develop mitigation strategies to ensure the reliability and scalability of our products and internal tools.
  • Ensure compliance with industry regulations and maintain the highest levels of security for our technology stack.

You Might Be A Fit If You Have:

  • 10+ years of Software Engineering experience
  • Experience leading a team of at least 20 engineers across products and across eng disciplines (Frontend, Backend, DevOps, QA, etc.) in a modern SaaS company
  • Experience in a fast-paced startup environment
  • Proven track record of building high-performing engineering teams and creating performance roadmaps
  • Expertise in Python and with the Django framework, including JWT add-ons, but also comfortable picking up other languages and tech
  • Expertise building securitized REST APIs with AWS (including using Cloudformation, APIGateway etc.), with JWT and mTLS handshakes, and following event-driven architecture standards
  • Expertise setting up databases and optimizing existing ones to improve functionality. (Our stack includes PostgreSQL with Amazon RDS)
  • Modern scaling experience - taking a SaaS product from seed stage through hypergrowth (and the scaling problems that come with that) will be essential to your success

What Makes Cloverly Exciting:

  • ๐Ÿ€ Get to work on an important mission that truly makes a difference
  • ๐Ÿ“ˆ Tremendous company outlook where you will have limitless opportunities
  • ๐ŸŽ‰ Awesome culture where you will be empowered, make an impact, learn a ton, grow rapidly, and genuinely enjoy yourself and your teammates
  • ๐Ÿ’ธ Meaningful equity
  • ๐ŸŒŽ Remote-friendly
  • ๐Ÿ๏ธ Open time-off policy
  • for California-based applicants

Base Salary range: $180,000-$200,000 plus bonus and equity

This is a rare opportunity to make a big impact, join a hyper growth company, and be part of an incredible team and culture. Cloverly is a collaborative, transparent, no-politics, no-ego, well funded team.

We are committed to creating inclusive teams that foster a genuine workplace culture and a sense of belonging for each and every employee. We encourage everyone to apply.

Cloverly provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, genetics, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status. In addition to federal law requirements, Cloverly complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.