People.ai

Harnesses business activity to unlock growth.

Head of Core Infrastructure at People.ai

Location
San Francisco, CA / Remote
Job Type
Full-time
Experience
11+ years
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About the role

People.ai accelerates enterprise growth through the power of AI. With the industry’s only Revenue Intelligence System, People.ai frees all customer-facing teams, including sales, marketing, and customer success, from manual data entry by automatically capturing all contact and customer activity data, dynamically updating CRM and other systems of record, and providing actionable intelligence across management tools to realize the full selling capacity of the enterprise. Some of the world’s best brands are leveraging People.ai to transform their business, including Lyft, New Relic, Okta, Tanium, and Zoom.

At People.ai, we believe that people enrich the world around them in countless ways. We believe that the more time they spend applying their creativity, resourcefulness and critical thinking to activities that matter most in their professional life, the more effective a professional they become. We're developing a deep understanding of the professional world, mapping people, companies, and the information that flows between them through natural language processing and machine learning. Our team is a diverse, outspoken group of creatives and critical thinkers, hyper-focused on driving enterprise growth. We embrace different. We applaud non-traditional career paths. We're inspired by people who have made processes their own.

As our Head of Core Infrastructure, you drive the vision, mission, and strategy to build an open People.ai platform that can scale to support hundreds of thousands of users. You will lead the team to build the world’s most advanced data platform underlying People.ai’s best-in-class activity capture and AI-based insights, which in turn power some of the most successful and fastest growing companies in the world.

You will scale our Engineering infrastructure teams as well as evolve our Engineering culture to continue our focus on quality.

Responsibilities:

  • Define and execute a strategy to scale our infrastructure to process heterogeneous sources of activity and business data with petabyte scale.
  • Design and build a pluggable data pipeline that empowers internal teams to extract advanced signals from activity data using ML.
  • Evolve our external API posture to make integrating against our platform a delight.
  • Scaled the team from eight to 20-30 Engineers in the next 24 months

Requirements:

  • 5+ year(s) experience leading teams to resolve large-scale infrastructure challenges in data/ML processing pipelines.
  • Demonstrated ability collaborating cross-functionally with both Engineering and non-Engineering teams.
  • Curiosity, humbleness, servant leadership, and a growth mindset.

Founded in 2016 and based in San Francisco, the company is backed by ICONIQ Capital, Andreessen Horowitz, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Y Combinator and others. In 2019, People.ai was recognized as a winner of the 2019 Bay Area Best Places To Work, an awards program presented by the San Francisco Business Times and the Silicon Valley Business Journal.

Why you should join People.ai

At People.ai, we believe that people enrich the world around them in countless ways. We believe that the more time they spend applying their creativity, resourcefulness and critical thinking to activities that matter most in their professional life, the more effective a professional they become. We're developing a deep understanding of the professional world, mapping people, companies, and the information that flows between in the world's largest business activity and identity graph, fed by massive amounts of realtime human activity data. Our team is a diverse, outspoken group of creatives and critical thinkers, hyper-focused on driving enterprise growth. We embrace different. We applaud non-traditional career paths. We're inspired by people who have made processes their own.

You’ll be joining an all-star engineering team who previously shipped product and built infrastructure at companies like Facebook, Google, Twitter and Uber.

People.ai is based in San Francisco and is backed by some of Silicon Valley’s top investors including Y-Combinator, Andreessen Horowitz, Lightspeed, Index, GGV, and Shasta.