Technical Lead Manager

About the job:

AIM is a well-funded, mission oriented startup focused on radically scaling our civilization’s capabilities to build planetary-scale infrastructure and reverse negative effects of climate change. ( We are growing the team with motivated individuals with a passion for landing great products built with a strong engineering culture. If you find massive robots making a positive impact in the real world tantalizing, get in touch! ( AIM has been built by a team of engineers, scientists, and serial entrepreneurs who previously led development of ML systems at Google, Waymo, Tesla, Apple, Google[x], Quora, Facebook and Microsoft, and are backed by General Catalyst, Human Capital, Elad Gil, Qasar Younis, Ironspring Ventures, DCVC, among other great allies.


  • Provide hands-on technical leadership (by example) and guidance on multiple fronts (architecture/design, code reviews) to your reports
  • Independently own and drive multiple critical work streams, including vision/direction setting, overseeing overall planning and execution toward clear objectives with measurable key results
  • Uphold and expand extremely high technical excellence bar, and reflect it in design and coding best practices within your team
  • Work with leaders across the company and allies outside the company to deliver on AIM’s mission
  • Drive roadmap and priorities for your team, and work with dependencies across the company
  • Manage and grow a team of engineers to flawlessly deliver high impact projects
  • Partner with recruiting to attract and hire top talent; define overall hiring strategies for your team

  • Required Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of professional hands-on software development experience
  • 5+ years track record leading software engineering teams working on massive complex code bases in elite engineering environments
  • Proven track record designing, building, and deploying large scale systems (robotics, autonomous vehicles, machine learning systems are a plus)
  • Demonstrated sustained ability attracting and hiring top talent, including engineering leaders and staff engineers
  • Demonstrated ability of defining and driving complex initiatives/projects across multiple teams
  • A genuine enjoyment of learning and diving into the nuts-and-bolts of how things work
  • Excellent leadership and organizational skills
  • A strong communicator
  • A strategic thinker
  • Capable of working collaboratively across the organization to achieve shared goals

  • What we offer:

    Opportunity for rapid growth and have a large voice on the direction of the company Medical, dental, vision, 401k matching & life insurance A position with AIM is a hybrid remote and onsite flexible expectation with a strong preference for onsite Opportunity to travel to deployment sites around the world (US, Australia & more!) AIM is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employers. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status.