What you develop matters. At least we think so.
Welcome to Loka, a remote-first Silicon Valley Tech consulting company. We’re focused on AI and Machine Learning solutions – the kind that support interesting and meaningful advances for humanity.
Our vision is simple: Every innovation ships. We make this happen by working with elite performers like you. We help you grow in ways that fascinate you, so you can launch projects you believe in. We’re fortunate enough to work with mission-driven startups and Fortune 100s worldwide including Marriott, Gatorade, Dyson and Coca-Cola.
If you’re into growing with purpose and working with talented people in a healthy culture, apply now – we might be looking for you to join our team in Macedonia, Portugal or Colombia!
- Manage a multi-disciplinary, mid-size team for one or more clients/projects
- Assist with pre-sales client meetings, project design, and scoping
- Lead technical design of solutions for assigned projects
- Maintain relationships with key stakeholders, to ensure that solutions meet both business and technical requirements
- Assign tasks, have regular follow-ups, guide and mentor the team members using SCRUM methodology
- Provide constant feedback to the team and work on training programs for them
- Participate in sprint planning and make sure it goes according to plan
- Make estimations according to user stories
- Align with other teams to ensure best practices and an environment of collaboration
- 5+ years of experience in development
- 3+ years of management experience
- Advanced knowledge of object-oriented development including software design patterns and industry best practices
- Broad and solid CS foundation knowledge, including software architecture, data structures & algorithms (Big O), and databases
- Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field
- Team management and task management skills (we’re “we” people, not “me” people)
- Autonomy, adaptability and positivity (fully remote and globally distributed team)
- Proficient in spoken and written English
- Ambition to learn and grow into different industries with a modern tech stack
Loka is a rocksolid 16-year strong company that works with Series-A funded startups and Fortune 100 superstars. We’re proud of our elite teams across the globe who have the opportunity to grow, explore and innovate within their roles and beyond. Loka is currently fascinated with the healthcare and life sciences industry, and how we can use AI and ML to help our collaborators improve people’s lives.
- 100% remote-first: We want you to have the flexibility to work where you feel most comfortable and productive
- Grow with us: 100% of Loka talent are eligible for skills development and certifications
- People who promote and enjoy a work-life balance and workplace diversity
- A healthy culture committed to equality with 50/50 women and men leadership
- The opportunity to pursue what fascinates you for 90 days with something we affectionately call Loka Labs
- Highly talented work teams with mentorship and constant skill improvement
- An environment that promotes transparency, communication, creativity and being proactive
- Ideas valued over hierarchy, allowing you to explore, grow and implement creative solutions