Paragon

The embedded integration platform for SaaS apps.

Head of Engineering

$180k - $250k / 0.50% - 1.00%
Location
Los Angeles or Remote
Job Type
Full-time
Experience
6+ years
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Brandon Foo
Brandon Foo
Founder

About the role

We’re looking for a Head of Engineering to work directly with our CTO to help build and lead a world-class engineering team at Paragon. You'll be responsible for recruiting, managing, and scaling our engineering organization while developing and refining Paragon's engineering and broader product strategy - if that sounds exciting to you, we'd love to chat!

You'll work with us in our beautiful office in West LA. If you're currently based somewhere else in the US, we can sponsor your relocation to Los Angeles or work together remotely.

Note: Please apply via Lever: https://jobs.lever.co/useparagon.com

What you'll do

  • Hire, lead, and mentor a team of software engineers and product managers – growing people as you grow our business and technology
  • Promote a culture of engineering excellence and strengthen the technical expertise of our engineering teams
  • Manage software development projects by setting requirements, goals, and timelines
  • Design strategies for future development projects based on the company's overall objectives and resources
  • Advise on both technical and product roadmaps, ensuring that the vision aligns with broader company objectives
  • Partner with cross-functional team members to deeply understand pain points for customers and translate them into clear and robust engineering solutions
  • Monitor reliability and performance of all internal systems to suggest improvements
  • Work with the different teams to manage Jira board and project management tools

You should have

  • Experience managing and developing an Engineering Team at a venture-backed SaaS company scaling from ~$1-20M+ ARR
  • Experience in recruiting, employee development, sprint planning, and developing a strong Engineering culture (or has worked with one)
  • 8+ yrs in Software Development and 2+ yrs in SaaS Engineering management roles (EM, Director, Head of Engineering)
  • Familiarity with best practices for full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, continuous deployments, testing, and operations
  • Developed enterprise-level applications with a focus on quality, performance, scalability, and security
  • Expert in JavaScript (React, Node.js, Typescript)

We'll provide

  • New laptop/equipment
  • Top of the line health, dental, and vision insurance
  • 401(k) plan
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Annual team retreats
  • (Optional) Relocation to LA

Paragon is an embedded integration platform for SaaS apps - we enable companies to build products that integrate with the SaaS ecosystem. With Paragon, software companies can integrate with hundreds of different SaaS apps in minutes while providing their customers with a seamless, unified integration experience. Our vision is to build the connecting layer for all software that enables every application in the world to work together seamlessly.

In the last year, we’ve grown by over 6x and now work with nearly 100 customers around the world. We’ve raised over $16M from world-class investors like Inspired Capital, Y Combinator, Global Founders Capital, Soma Capital, and Village Global, and have been featured in Techcrunch and Forbes.

Why you should join Paragon

Paragon is an embedded integration platform for SaaS apps - we enable companies to build products that integrate with the SaaS ecosystem. With Paragon, software companies can integrate with hundreds of different SaaS apps in minutes while providing their customers with a seamless, unified integration experience. Our vision is to build the connecting layer for all software that enables every application in the world to work together seamlessly.

In the last year, we've grown by over 6x and now work with nearly 100 customers around the world. We've raised over $3.5M from world-class investors like Y Combinator, Global Founders Capital, Soma Capital, and Village Global, and have been featured in Techcrunch and Forbes

Paragon
Founded:2019
Team Size:16
Location:Los Angeles, CA
Founders
Brandon Foo
Brandon Foo
Founder
Ishmael Samuel
Ishmael Samuel
Founder