VP, Engineering

San Francisco
Software – Software
As the Vice President of Engineering, you will provide technical leadership for Jawbone Health’s hardware & software organizations company wide.  Reporting directly to Jawbone Health’s President,  you will lead the process of defining technical requirements that drive the product/services roadmap delivering combined hardware & software solutions. Specifically, you will own the development and implementation of a combined hardware & software experience which will delight our users.  And as a senior leader you will work collaboratively and cross-functionally with research, operations, program management, product marketing, and the executive management teams to achieve these objectives.

Provide organizational leadership and management of Jawbone Health’s Hardware & Software Engineering Organizations Own development & service delivery for all Web, Mobile, and Data Services. Deliver architecture & implementation for all services. Define and develop specifications and roadmaps  by driving system level requirements. Lead verification of design while driving analysis to determine performance and functionality metrics. Ensure adherence to standards and specifications. Drive teams to perform troubleshooting and root cause failure analysis associated with system failures

Minimum Qualifications

Significant and successful track record of building teams and shipment of notable app based services.
Significant architecture & design skills. Strong analytical & organizational skills.
Bachelors/Masters in Computer Science and/or Electronic Engineering or related field.
10+ years of engineering development experience supporting consumer electronics and/or web based SaaS services.
5+ years of technical leadership experience.
Extensive experience with embedded systems design.
Current knowledge of portable device hardware
Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
Experience in high volume manufacturing environment

Preferred Qualifications

Experience in Digital Health Consumer applications Wearables experience a strong plus
PhD and/or MBA in related field
Combined software & hardware experience a strong plus

Jawbone Health empowers people to take charge of their well-being so they can live happier, healthier and longer. Over the past six years, Jawbone’s UP® system has helped millions of people worldwide by providing personalized insights about how they sleep, move and eat. While wearables have focused primarily on promoting activity, years of Jawbone research and data prove lasting health outcomes are possible with a holistic focus on sleep and nutrition. These learnings in technology and behavior change provide the foundation as Jawbone Health begins its next venture in the clinical space.