Jobs at Shadowbox | Vice President of Engineering

About Shadowbox
Shadowbox is a SAAS startup with a groundbreaking solution for moving data between two or more web-based applications to enable users to access data in multiple applications without writing code or database development. Using our patented technology, a user can simply open the applications in a browser, and Shadowbox can connect fields between the two. Shadowbox can also use the data in a web application to fill out PDF forms, create a report, or generate a new database with no need for help from the IT team or a developer.

Shadowbox is currently a leader in the healthcare industry, solving interoperability challenges between electronic health records (“EHRs”) and ancillary healthcare providers’ systems, with a vision to extend the solution beyond healthcare, into corporate enterprise and beyond.

Founded in the US, but with remote team members in Uzbekistan, and India, Shadowbox is a global company where working remotely is part of the culture.

About the VP of Engineering Candidate
As the VP of Engineering, you will oversee all aspects of the engineering, QA, and project management organizations. Working with sales and product managers who will outline the requirements for customer success, you will ensure on time delivery of robust software and increased velocity from best practices including team organization and growth, clear communication, and inspirational management. You will own hiring to strategically grow your team to meet the demands from a growing sales pipeline and a goal of taking our technology to many more industries. You will be a voice of technical and management expertise on the executive team. You have proficiency organizing teams across multiple continents and time zones.


  • Organize, mentor, and grow your team to match pace with our growing sales pipeline and new company goals
  • Ensure on time, robust, and intuitive software delivery to every customer
    Enact best practices across your team, including clear communication, agile development, automation, and documentation
  • Create a plan to develop software to reduce all manual processes involved with onboarding new customers and expanding to new industries
  • Create goals for your team, and institute a clear plan for rewarding your team for making or exceeding their goals, and improving when goals are missed
  • Clearly communicate schedules and deliveries to stakeholders and the executive team


  • 7+ years of experience leading engineering teams
  • Experience with the latest methods for software development, including any of: Jobs to be Done, Agile Development, Lean Startup Method, SVPG pod organization strategy, Peer programming, or others you can’t wait to tell us about. The point is not that you adopt our plan, but that you convince us yours is the best one.
  • Experience with latest front end development frameworks like AngularJS, ReactJS, Backbone, Vue.js, Sass, Ember JS, and Npm.
  • Experience managing teams across multiple time zones
  • Experience delivering software for mission critical applications, and preferred enterprise rollout

Bonus Qualifications

  • You speak Russian
  • You have a strong understanding of AI and how to use it to analyze data sets
  • You are familiar with advanced front end technologies such as Vue.js, Ionic, Bootstrap, Chrome DevTools, Angular, Grid Guide, Meteor, Backbone, CodePen, and Foundation
  • You have developed web applications using best front end languages like Swift, JavaScript, Python, PHP and Rust
  • You have experience with architecting applications across local and cloud implementations
  • Startup experience, or if you’ve ever wrestled a bear

Compensation and Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Bonus plan
  • Employee stock option plan
  • Healthcare, Dental, Vision
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Time Off
  • Flexible schedule/remote work

Please send your resume and cover letter to: