Head of Engineering fast track to Chief Technology Officer (CTO)

Full Time

MachineMax is a game changing construction tech start-up that is positioned to disrupt and transform the construction and mining industries. Far from your typical start-up, MachineMax has been incubated with a fortune 50 corporate partner. At the heart of it, we are a technology company. If you would like to work with an exciting team that is using cutting edge technologies to make an impact on millions of users globally then this is the role for you.

We seek a highly skilled Head of Engineering to play a critical role in the company. We would expect you to mentor. develop, and recruit engineering talent; be accountable for product delivery and ensure it meets the needs and high standards of our customers; and set the technical roadmap.

The technology stack consists of proprietary IoT devices, a data pipeline, various machine learning applications and a large collection of web services to process and serve the insights that our platform generates. Our users interact with a react-based web application. The majority of our platform is Go and Python running on GCP but we are always looking to introduce new technologies where appropriate and we anticipate that our Head of Engineering will drive this.


● Coach and mentor members of the engineering team

● Recruit talented and motivated individuals to the team

● Provide expert technical direction where required (system design or code reviews)

● Ensure we meet delivery milestones and keep stakeholders updated

● Ensure the MachineMax platform is scalable and reliable

● Own the technical roadmap

● Spend time with our customers so you understand how they use the product and how

technology can solve their problems


● Working knowledge of Go and Python. Typescript/ React is a bonus.

● Experience with data engineering including data pipelines

● Past experience of leading an engineering team including developing team members

● An interest in using data to improve businesses’ operations

● Experience working on a product with significant scaling demands

● Willingness to deal with the uncertain nature

● Familiarity with GCP or AWS

You Are:

● An excellent team manager

● A self-starter able who is hands-on in development

● A person with the highest level of integrity

● Passionate about technology and how it can be used to drive business impact

● Willing to contribute to an amazing work culture and environment

● Comfortable with the rapid, unpredictable nature of a tech start-up

To applyplease send your CV to: Justyna.pinczuk@machinemax.com

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