VP of Engineering at Lucid Drone Tech
About the role
We are looking for an experienced VP of Engineering to join our team. As a VP of engineering, you will be responsible for managing our engineering team, developing and executing product strategy, and working closely with the company's management team. If you love the world of robotics and autonomy, we ant you on our team!
Lucid Drone Technologies, Inc. is a venture-backed startup developing autonomous drones for labor-intensive jobs. Since its founding in 2018, the company has participated in the world-renowned Y Combinator startup accelerator program, raised venture capital from Silicon Valley insiders, and hired top emerging talent in the drone industry. The future of Lucid is what drives us every day. We aim to build a world where responsible robotics enables people to pursue a higher quality of life. Our mission is to elevate efficiency, safety, and humanity by creating the world’s most productive drones. Our core values are impact, innovation, integrity, kaizen, and customer driven. We believe that by living these core values, we will create a better world through our work.
-Extensive experience and knowledge in drones, robotics, autonomous vehicles, computer vision, or a related field -Degree in soft engineering, computer science, robotics, or related field -Strong organizational leadership skills -Experience working with stakeholders to create hiring strategies and develop quality teams -Previous engineering management experience -Strong communication and presentation skills
-Lead a diverse development team through management and mentorship -Contribute to recruitment activities -Develop standards and procedures to ensure quality standards are met -Prepare and optimize budgets for the product team -Work with management team to identify and achieve specific goals related to the product
Healthcare: Lucid offers healthcare through United Healthcare. We offer four different medical plans, one dental plan, and one vision plan.
Retirement Plan: Lucid offers an employer matching SIMPLE IRA up to 3% of compensation through Vanguard.
Paid Time Off: Lucid offers Paid Time off for all employees
Why you should join Lucid Drone Tech
We build industrial drones that clean buildings, anything from washing windows to roofs. We lease our drones to the more than 124,000 exterior cleaning companies in the United States.