VP of Engineering (Job )

Atom Power
Durham, North Carolina
May 24, 2024
May 27, 2024
Position Type
Engineer, Executive
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
Job Description About Atom Power We are fundamentally changing the way energy is consumed, managed, and commercialized. Always with a customer-first mindset.
Today, we're focused on electric vehicle charging infrastructure.
Tomorrow, the possibilities are endless.

About the role We are looking for an experienced technology and product development individual to lead our engineering teams. The VP of Engineering will be responsible for execution of the product roadmap and providing leadership to the development team. The VP of Engineering shall deliver projects that meet or exceed industry standards for design, safety and reliability. This position will require in-depth technical product knowledge, industry knowledge and ability to connect customer needs with Atom Power s technical capabilities now and potential capabilities in the future.

What you will do
  • Lead product development
    • Work with product ownership to establish requirements and develop overall program plan in accordance with product roadmap
    • Drive a mindset that focuses on product quality, reliability, commitment to requirements and open communication and collaboration as part of the development process
    • Oversee technical system design and architecture for all Atom Power products
    • Establish a culture of technical excellence by being a voice for innovation, driving rigorous technical reviews, and being a consistent presence as a technology leader
    • Demonstrated ability to communicate project status with proper risk management and project commitment
  • Lead the team
    • Lead the Atom Power technical team with focus on individual and team success
    • Establish individual goals directly or with the assistance of project leaders, ensuring goals align with the overall project and company goals
    • Serve as a mentor and coach for project or team leaders
    • Contribute to the success of recruitment and retention activities
  • In coordination with cross-functional partners develop the go to market strategy for initial launch of Atom Power products
  • Be the voice of technology within the organization.
What you bring
  • 15+ years leadership experience
  • Demonstrated ability to work across organization to establish and execute on product roadmap
  • Experience leading at the junction of software and hardware, with ability to serve as the bridge between
  • Strong organizational leadership skills
  • Hands on experience with product safety approval process
  • Degree in electrical, computer engineering, computer science or equivalent technology degree (minimum BS)
We'd love to see
  • Experience with wide bandgap semiconductor technologies, device trade-offs, reliability and power device packaging
  • Knowledge of NEC code and how it applies to power and protection systems
  • Experience with Intellectual Property development
  • Demonstrated history of bringing innovative products to market
  • Advanced degree (Master or PhD)
Job Details
  • Job Title: VP of Engineering
  • Department: Engineering
  • Reports to: CTO
  • FLSA Status: Exempt
  • Job Type: Full-time
Job Location: Onsite in Huntersville, or Durham (RTP), NC

The pay range for this role is:
190,000 - 230,000 USD per year(US)