VP, Engineering

Location: Mumbai, 1 Vacancy - Fulltime

At Haptik, we believe conversational computing represents the next evolution of how people will get things done. We have been at the forefront of this paradigm shift having processed close to 2 billion interactions over the past five years. As we move to our next phase of growth, we are looking for seasoned leaders to join the management team and help elevate the company to a world-class technology organization. For the VP of Engineering, Haptik is looking for someone to build, manage and lead the entire engineering team which we expect to grow to 100+ in the coming years. You should be a first principles thinker, someone who is excited with the cross between human-computer interaction, and leading this next wave of change. This role will work closely with the Co-Founder & CTO as part of the overall company management.


  • Overall responsible for the entire engineering team’s success and ensuring execution of goals per company level roadmap
  • Build, manage and mentor a team of world-class engineering managers, software developers, machine learning scientists, quality assurance, etc.
  • Define and own processes and best practices to ship code across the company
  • Work closely as part of the senior leadership of the company to drive overall strategy
  • Maintain a culture of transparency, speed and highest quality standards
  • Keep up with market trends and be a thought leader in the industry


  • 10-12 years of experience as an Engineering first leader/Founder/CTO or any other similar role
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science from a Tier-1 Institute
  • Should have been part of a company that has successfully scaled very fast
  • Should have built and managed a team of 50+ engineers
  • Excellent communication skills a must, both written and verbal
  • Creative, resourceful, detail-oriented, highly organized, hands-on
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Self-driven, comfortable with a fast-paced, always-on, highly ambiguous environment
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