Head of Engineering

Remote, Full time Remote

About Arrive

Arrive is a technology company that powers Returns to Recommerce™ for brand and retailer partners, enabling them to direct their non-new returns and excess inventory into a fully-branded ecommerce resale channel. Arrive’s Recommerce Management Technology, Recommerce Storefront Technology and Analytical Tools allow partners to launch a profitable and sustainable recommerce business model. Arrive collaborates with companies in adjacent verticals such as returns management, logistics, and ecommerce enablement to increase margin and value for our partners. Arrive was named the 4th Most Innovative Retail Company by Fast Company in 2022. Notable partners include brands like YETI and Burton Snowboards.

Position Description

Arrive is looking for a Head of Engineering to take a leadership role in building the future of the Arrive Platform technology. Core responsibilities include: managing and inspiring a small team of senior engineers, ensuring the timely delivery of platform capabilities, maintaining a highly available and secure platform, and growing the brand partner base in a scalable manner. To be successful in this role, you should be confident in juggling multiple priorities and working across the entire company. The ideal candidate will have had experience growing a startup through several stages.

What you’ll do:

  • Be a thought leader with the founders and executive team bringing the company’s vision to life
  • Ensure architectural scalability for a fast growing company
  • Manage a small and growing team of senior developers
  • Join sales in working with our brand partner counterparts during sale and implementation 
  • Launch 3PL partners to roll out Returns to Recommerce 
  • Implement best in class enterprise e-commerce solutions including privacy and security best practices 
  • Advocate for software engineering best practices and principals 

Who you are:

  • Ability to communicate effectively with key stakeholders and brand partners to help plan for and achieve objectives
  • Track record of guiding small and large teams in a mentorship capacity across the stack
  • Experience building and scaling e-commerce SaaS applications
  • Operationally minded with knowledge of enterprise integrations 
  • Former hands-on experience (7-10+ years) working in backend API development in a cloud first environment (preferably in C#)

Why Arrive

  • Opportunity to be a core leader in building a fast growing startup solving recommerce and sustainability challenges for brands and retailers
  • Work with a collaborative, energetic team with a supportive, mission-driven culture
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Robust healthcare plans (medical, mental, vision)
  • Maternity & parental leave
  • Monthly coaching sessions
  • Opportunity to grow and scale with an early stage company 

Hours & Location

This is a full-time position that is remote. Arrive is based in Los Angeles, and our team is currently working remotely across the United States. We work PST hours.

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