Senior Technical Lead

Full-Time in New York, NY - Remote OK - Senior - Engineering - $120k - $140k

Diem is building a community-curated search engine, powered by incentivized knowledge-sharers. Our mission is to close the gender information gap by developing an alternate to the current Google search experience. We will become women's first stop on their quest for community-based knowledge, beyond their private group chats.

We are hiring for our first Senior Technical Lead to join the Diem team to help bring our vision to the world.


  • Bachelor's degree
  • Overall 8+ years of engineering experience including at least 3+ years of experience in senior engineering roles
  • Experience leading the product development lifecycle such as product vision, go-to-market strategy, requirements, and product launch
  • Experience working with cross-functional teams (product, UX/UI, marketing, management, etc)
  • Experience in mobile app development
  • Consumer Social & Data Science experience, a plus

About the Role

  • Create and implement engineering strategy and translate to engineering development roadmap
  • Pair with product, design and co-founders to develop company and product strategy
  • Own product performance metrics and create solutions for improvement when needed
  • Pair with product on large features to ensure the right solutions and architecture are being developed from the engineering side
  • Collaborate closely with product management to drive the product and technology roadmap to help accelerate Diem member growth, engagement and monetization efforts
  • Determine the right third party technology choices (upgrade decisions, hosting decisions) to best deliver business value
  • Drive resolution of technology roadblocks including code, build and deployment and you will be accountable for meeting delivery dates set in collaboration with project owners (or product team)
  • Guide product as appropriate, manage cross-product technical dependencies, and drive resolutions to conflicts or remove barriers for the product team
  • Build and maintain a high-performance engineering team, guiding decisions, provide training and career counseling, and mentoring for peak performance of the team

Who you are

  • You are a passionate technology leader ready for the challenging role of bringing the Diem mission to life
  • You’re obsessed with problem solving for the humans utilizing your product
  • You are a natural leader & big picture thinker
  • You are able to connect the dots between the weeds and the big vision, you’re very comfortable with iteration and thrive in fast-paced environments.
  • You have had experience successfully taking a product to market (go to market experience)
  • You have experience owning product metrics and understand how to use metrics as an indicator for improving the product
  • Obsessed with “what’s next” in technology and how it can be harnessed to connect people to each other and discover the resources they’re looking for.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present complex technical information in a clear and concise manner to a variety of audiences
  • Deep understanding of agile development processes and methodology
  • Data science experience, a plus

What you get

  • Be a part of the founding team and collaborate with an all-star team who are working to define the intersection of community & search
  • Dental, Vision & Health insurance
  • Salary of $120,000+ plus equity
  • Learning and development opportunities
  • Unlimited vacation
  • Dedicated Mental Health Days