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Senior Director, Engineering & Mexico Country Lead

Blend

Blend

Sales & Business Development
Mexico City, Mexico
Posted on Saturday, May 4, 2024

Blend is a diverse team of problem solvers who believe that the world’s financial resources should be more accessible. Our cloud banking platform is used by Wells Fargo, U.S. Bank, and over 330 other financial services firms to acquire more customers, increase productivity, and deliver end-to-end digital experiences. Our software enables our customers to process an average of more than $5 billion in loans per day, making it possible for consumers to reach their financial goals faster and lead better lives. Come do work that matters.

We seek an experienced engineering leader to join our growing team in Mexico City. You will be responsible for managing, hiring, and leading a talented team of 30+ engineers who collaborate closely with our US office, contributing to the success of our projects and the company's overall growth.

Note: This is a HYBRID role based in our Mexico City office. In order to be considered for the role, please submit your resume in English.

How you'll contribute:

Talent Development

  • Identify, hire, and nurture talent within the team, facilitating growth and skill development
  • Implement strategies for recruitment and retention to build a high-performing and diverse engineering team

Collaboration with Blend USA

  • Foster effective communication and collaboration between the engineering team in Mexico City and the Blend US engineering, product, and design teams
  • Work closely with counterparts in the US to align on project goals, timelines, and technical strategies

Project Management

  • Oversee the planning and execution of engineering projects, ensuring alignment with organizational goals and client expectations
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to drive project success, from ideation to implementation

Who you are:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or a related field; advanced degree preferred
  • Proven experience (10+ years) in a leadership role managing engineering teams
  • Strong project management skills, with a track record of successful project delivery
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to collaborate across borders and cultures

Benefits and Perks:

  • Relocation & Sign On Bonuses (If Applicable)
  • Private Medical via Allianz
  • Blend Contributions to Mexican Social Security
  • Prima (Vacation Bonus)
  • Aguinaldo (Christmas Bonus)
  • Food Voucher/Meal Allowance ($2,000 pesos/month)
  • On-Site Parking
  • 12 weeks Maternity & Paternity Leave
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • 11 Paid National Holidays