VP of Engineering at Seer (W21)
$175k - $250k  •  0.25% - 1.50%
Sell beyond the store.
San Mateo, CA / Remote (USA)
6+ years
About Seer

The future of retail is here. Seer is a software platform that helps retail salespeople create and send personalized shoppable lookbooks to their customers via email and sms.

In minutes salespeople can create personalized, click-worthy content for multi-channel outreach. Manage sales activity, client activity, and engagement in real time.

Seer is already generating results and used by some of the biggest names in retail.

About the role
Skills: Python


Seer is the cloud-based SaaS solution revolutionizing conversational commerce. We’re a fast-growing, well-funded startup backed by Y-Combinator, Foundation Capital, Global Founders Capital, and SoftBank. Some of the largest and well-known retail brands depend on Seer to engage their customers.


As the VP of Engineering on a small but growing team, you will help architect our platform strategy. You'll get to work on everything from developing new features, adding enhancements, troubleshooting bugs and directly supporting our clients with technical issues.

In addition to being deep in the code, we're looking for someone who is ready and eager to be a leader of our dev team. You'll be joining us during an exciting period of expansion and you'll help recruit new team members and oversee their work.


  • Be responsible for the platform front-end and backend.
  • Create the conventions for code quality, review and development.
  • Partner with the leadership team to define the product roadmap, prioritize development enhancements and build the future of Seer.


  • At least 8 years of software development experience.
  • Track record of delivering high-quality code and shipping changes to production.
  • You have worked with and trained junior engineers.
  • Curiosity and passion for learning.
  • Experience with Javascript and Python.


  • Excitement about working at an early-stage startup, and the opportunity to have an outsized influence on the trajectory of the company.
  • High standards, for themself and others, and attention to detail.
  • Pride in owning projects end to end and driving them to successful completion.
  • A strong sense of urgency and a bias to action.
  • Open communication skills — asks questions, assumes good intentions, and defaults to transparency.

We are a fast growing, dynamic company with technology including Django & Python, Vue, and AWS. We seek motivated designers and engineers with a deep understanding of front end development. Experience in setting up and maintaining infrastructure and application monitoring. Strong experience with setting up, maintaining, and troubleshooting deployments. Understanding of Javascript & Node. Strong ability to troubleshoot applications. A quick, adaptable, collaborative problem solver.

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