Software Developer Team Lead

Houston, TX · Full-time · Senior

About The Position


Imubit is looking for a top-notch Software Development Team Lead to build from scratch a team that will bring to scale breakthrough deep learning technologies disrupting the manufacturing world!

About us:

Imubit, a Houston-based startup that has raised $50M to date from tier-1 venture capital firms, has invented a new deep learning paradigm for process industries. The company was founded by world-class machine learning scientists, globally renowned experts in process manufacturing, and serial entrepreneurs. Our clients are among the largest global energy, refining, and chemical operators.

We are looking for:

A top-notch Software Development Team Lead with a proven track record, to build our first Houston-based software team, and develop an optimization platform that will scale to support thousands of manufacturing processes across the globe.

Role Description:

  • Build from scratch and lead a top-notch software development team
  • Define development and testing processes and practices to ensure velocity and quality
  • Work with product management to define product roadmaps, balancing requirements with technological considerations
  • Collaborate closely with various teams, including machine learning, DevOps, development teams overseas, and support
  • Report to Head of Software Engineering, as a prominent member of the software management team


  • Experience in growing and leading software engineering team, managing developers, and mentoring them
  • Experience leading end to end software development, from requirements, through architecture, development, testing, delivery, and all associated processes
  • Experience working on complex software systems involving both Cloud/SaaS and On-Prem, in microservices architectures
  • Knowledge of agile development processes and best practices, and demonstrated experience assimilating those to achieve streamlined execution
  • Ability and desire to span from high-level concepts to low-level details of implementation
  • Customer and business orientation
  • Self-motivated individual that can build an exceptional team from the ground up
  • At least 7 years of experience in software development
  • At least 3 years of experience leading software development team 
  • BSc in computer science, electrical engineering or equivalent 


  • Startup experience, building production systems from an early stage
  • Experience working on products sold to enterprise customers
  • Familiarity with concepts of IT environments and complex integrations
  • Experience with Python and its ecosystem
  • Hands-on experience with modern Frontend and Backend technologies
  • Experience in cloud services
  • Experience working on products involving machine and deep learning
  • Experience dealing with time series data 
  • Understanding control systems

 Imubit provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Imubit complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

Imubit does not accept or retain unsolicited CVs or phone calls and/or respond to them or to any third party representing job seekers.

No visa sponsorship is available for this position.

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