VP of Engineering

Accelerating the Web3 transformation journey Blockchain application development is hard. Fewer than 1% of developers have experience with the technology but it is increasingly clear that everyone

Accelerating the Web3 transformation journey

Blockchain application development is hard. Fewer than 1% of developers have experience with the technology but it is increasingly clear that everyone on the planet will be positively impacted in the coming years by the technology, as meaningful applications are built and adoption increases. As with all transformative technologies, developers play a foundational role in unlocking the benefits.

SettleMint makes blockchain application development easy for developers. We abstract away complexity so developers can devote their time and efforts on building game changing solutions for a better tomorrow. SettleMint is the leading high-performance low-code platform for blockchain development for enterprise and public sector.

We are a venture funded global scale up clearing the path for blockchain application developers to succeed. We are growing fast with clients in financial services, retail, manufacturing and public institutions in Europe (Belgium), MEA (Dubai), India (Delhi) and APAC (Singapore) with additional openings foreseen in the months ahead. We work closely with our growing network of partners in all regions enabling them to quickly deliver solutions to their clients.

We are remote-first and put skills and cultural fit on the same level supporting both vertical and lateral career progression opportunities for top performing team members.


The role

As the VP of Engineering you will lead and grow our exceptional team of engineers, and own all aspects of the engineering process and delivery of our core product.

You will build a best-in-class engineering culture, putting your team in the best position to succeed. You are a hands-on manager with a pragmatic approach to software development, responsible for getting our product out, while ensuring the highest quality. We are growing rapidly, so we are looking for someone with proven experience in scaling and leading the development team of a high growth business. Our main focus is on how you deliver results.

This role is for a long-term relationship, working remotely, becoming an integral part of an international team. You will report directly to our CTO and co-founder. Since this is a remote role in an international environment, you need to be able to build a culture of trust and collaboration in the team across multiple offices and time zones.


Responsibilities

  • Recruit, onboard and support the growth of our world-class engineering team

  • Drive all engineering activities to execute on the roadmap

  • Manage the day-to-day operations of the team

  • Implement modern engineering practices to optimize development and product quality

  • Mentor, coach and perform regular 1:1 with the team to develop career plans and goals


What we are looking for

  • 5 years experience in a senior technical leadership role

  • 10 years experience in software engineering, in which minimum 5 years in blockchain

  • Proven success in scaling teams rapidly

  • People and mentoring skills come natural to you

  • Deep knowledge and big love for blockchain

  • Familiarity with our techstack: NextJS/React, NestJS/Node, Kubernetes, Solidity/Chaincode and obviously GIT and GitHub Actions

  • Great communication skills and fluent in English


What’s in it for you

  • A fun team to be in with high standards and a culture of transparency, collaboration and excellence

  • A fast growing team that is fired up and passionate about what we do because, well, it is bloody important

  • We care about your growth and development and promote lateral and vertical career progression

  • Global colleagues who are passionate, hardworking and smart, just like you

  • Clear targets and clear rewards when you crush them

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