Balto: Director of Engineering

Are you an experienced full stack developer who is excited to build systems and develop a team? Balto is looking for a lead software engineer to join our startup to help build and head up a lean, agile engineering team while spending some time in the code.

We are hiring a Director of Engineering to be an inspiring manager and team builder with a proven track record of scaling engineering departments. You will work directly with Balto’s CTO to support and contribute to all phases of the software development lifecycle and support. You might be a great fit for this position if you enjoy working in a flexible, cooperative environment where the code you produce will be immediately deployed to Balto’s users.

If you are someone who has the ability to quickly translate ideas into solid code, problem solve, and guide a team through the ongoing development of a complex software tool, send us your resume! At Balto, when you take initiative in the areas where you're skilled, self-teach as needed, and show empathy for Balto’s end users, the Balto team embraces your ideas. The candidate that fills this role will have an immediate, positive impact on our engineering department, our customers and our company, and the work will be extremely rewarding.

Balto is an A.I. tool that runs instant text analytics to return real-time insights to sales reps on their live calls. We build our microservice-driven codebase with several open source tools and languages, and we encourage our employees to give back to these projects whenever possible.

If you are excited about contributing to an expanding early-stage startup, please apply.

Preferred Skills & Requirements

  • 5+ years of management experience
  • Outstanding communication skills and the willingness to engage proactively with peers
  • Full-stack Javascript with React/Redux and Express or Electron
  • CSS with a framework such as Semantic UI or Bootstrap
  • PostgreSQL
  • Python with a web framework such as Flask, Tornado, Django, GRPC
  • Some data analysis experience is a plus

Some of our benefits include

  • Equity Stock Options
  • Unlimited PTO and Paid Holidays
  • Health Insurance, including Dental and Vision
  • Life and Disability Insurance
  • Free Parking/Commuter Benefits
  • Freedom to use the tools you’re most comfortable with
  • T-REX membership
  • Dog-friendly office
Balto is an artificial intelligence tool that transcribes and analyzes sales calls in real time to deliver live recommendations to sales reps while they navigate their calls. Sales reps use Balto to improve their communication skills, better understand customers’ needs, and consistently remember the key points that they need to address on every call. At Balto, you will experience firsthand the limitless passion and critical strategy that go into building a technology company from the ground up.

Balto is headquartered in the T-REX incubator, an innovative space in downtown St. Louis that houses a community of technologists and entrepreneurs. If you are excited about contributing to a successful, early-stage startup, please apply.

Balto is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual preference, age, and veteran or disability status.

Interested applicants should apply through the Balto Platform

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