Director - Engineering Management

Park City, Utah, (Kimball Junction) Full-time


Located In Kimball Junction, Park City - 20 minutes from Salt Lake!

Banjo, a Silicon Valley based Artificial Intelligence leader, is hiring a Director of Engineering Management in Park City. Banjo listens to the world of LIVE, public data happening every second, from thousands of worldwide sources, to detect and alert you instantly. Banjo’s AI instantly pinpoints photo, video, text, and audio data to its exact location in the world - allowing you to zero-in on any event. Banjo’s technology combines multiple sources and signals together to instantly verify events, giving you total, unfiltered truth.

As an Engineering Director, you will plan, architect, build, and manage all aspects of engineering and data science projects. The right candidate has the ability to understand all engineering aspects of fast moving projects, drive technical sessions, and make engineering decisions while making sense of multiple moving pieces. While we move faster than other startups, we put a premium on precision. Our team members have diverse backgrounds but all of us share a passion for solving hard technical challenges. We are a very collaborative team and everyone has a significant impact.

Each day you will work with Banjo’s engineering leadership, including daily interaction with the engineering leaders across the company, to understand the vision for current and future projects. Make no mistake, this is a very demanding, hands on engineering role with high visibility to everyone in the company and one that demands flawless engineering execution.

You will:

  • Provide technical/software development leadership and architectural guidance.
  • Lead the growth and development of an incredible team of talented and motivated engineers with high expectations around individual ownership and impact
  • Collaborate with the rest of the engineering organization to build and ship products with engineering precision and speed
  • Deliver technology capability that gives Banjo a competitive edge in making sense of billions of signals from live-data streams and delivering insights and value to our customers
  • Have your finger on the pulse of all engineering projects (past, present, future) within the company and be able to communicate the priorities clearly to all stakeholders within Banjo
  • Thrive in a fast-paced environment, and be comfortable with constant change
  • Work closely with the product team to support coordinating internal resources for the flawless execution of projects
  • Establish engineering goals and be able to prioritize engineering tasks for all projects


  • MUST HAVE at least 10+ years of professional engineering experience and 5+ years of management experience
  • Prior experience in SOA/microservices and working knowledge with Ruby, Python, Chef, Javascript, NoSQL, Dockers and Containers
  • Own parts of the code base and ultimately be the lead developer until the team scales across certain areas of engineering
  • Demonstrated technical excellence; ability to articulate, solve, and close on technical problems
  • Experience in Deep Learning Frameworks and building ML models for processing NLP, Vision, Audio data streams is a plus
  • Experience working with small, fast-moving, high capability teams
  • Ability to travel as needed between the Silicon Valley and Park City offices

Send us a CUSTOMIZED cover letter and your resume explaining why you’d be great for the job. We value individuality and variety, so make sure to tell us what you’re all about.