Black Pearl is an early stage start-up founded by entrepreneurs with a proven track record from Apple, Google , Netflix, Amazon and Microsoft. We have passion for building products that change the way we interact with the world. We have come together to create a category-defining product to tackle a problem that faces billions of technology users.
You are looking for an opportunity to leave a lasting impression in the consumer space. You are ready to roll up your sleeves to build a game-changing product. Solving big problems with equally motivated co-workers gets you excited. You love the concept of working in an early stage startup with both funding and focus.
About the job:
We are looking for a software visionary to lead development of our applications for the Apple OS X and Microsoft Windows platforms. In this role, you will build and run the teams that will develop these critical components of the Black Pearl ecosystem end-to-end.
Our ideal applicant is the following:
To be successful in this role, you must also have the following skills:
- A leader that can recruit and lead exceptional engineering talent to build world-class teams.
- A hands-on technologist that can dive deep and hold his/her own with senior engineers.
- An execution focused software manager that has shipped consumer or enterprise products for the desktop that are in use by millions.
- An advocate for strong software development practices as a means to deliver a phenomenal product.
- Bachelors or Masters degree in Computer Science or comparable experience.
- Experience working external partners and offshore teams.
- Expert-level skill in one or more of C++, Objective-C, or C#.
- Experience with application development for either Mac OS X (Lion, Mountain Lion and Apple App Store distribution) or Windows 8.