About Us:

DUST Identity provides security, integrity, and traceability to the world’s supply chains. DUST, or Diamond Unclonable Security Tag, uses diamond particles as unique and unclonable markers on individual items. Think of a barcode, but invisible, unfalsifiable, and made with diamonds! With DUST, customers can ensure that every physical object — whether an airplane part, microprocessor, or priceless work of art — is verified, authenticated, and ultimately, trusted.

DUST Identity is a fast-growing venture-backed startup at the intersection of innovations in materials, hardware, and software. DUST Identity is looking for new team members who are eager to take on the challenge of building the industry standard for physical object identification and security.

Our software offerings include a cloud service available in public and on-premises infrastructure, embedded software, machine learning, and image processing. Our technology has the potential of becoming a catalyst in the modernization of supply chain and manufacturing by enabling the transition of these industries from analog or hybrid solutions to fully digital workflows. We are passionate about delivering delightful user experiences for the wide range of our users, including developers, that include developers who integrate our platform to broader ecosystems and our end-users who leverage our UI directly.

Your Impact:

We’re looking for a technically strong engineering leader with the interpersonal skills to manage a team of engineers. You will be leading our applications team in building excellent web and mobile SaaS applications that provide users with the tools to interact

with the digital thread in a manner consistent with the business rules of the target domain as well as APIs and SDKs for custom application development.

You contributions will include the following:

  • Collaborate with product managers and technical leads to define the roadmap; providing weighted assessments based on your experience in software development, technology trends, and resource constraints
  • Nurture the growth of the team as well as the individuals
  • Strategic planning and shaping of the technology
  • Measure and provide visibility into the team’s performance as a means of cultivating an environment of continuous learning and improvement
  • Define and implement processes that improve the team’s performance and be willing to refine or abandon processes that are not benefiting the team

What You Bring:

  • Proven track record of bringing complex technical projects from conception to delivery including - technology evaluation, estimation, requirements documentation, and execution
  • Excellent organizational, time management, and communication skills
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent practical experience
  • 5+ years of software development experience working across both the frontend and backend parts of the stack on a SaaS product.
  • 1+ years of experience as a team lead or engineering manager with a demonstrated track record of mentoring and coaching.

Our Stack:

  • React
  • Python + Flask + FastAPI
  • PostgresQL + SQLAlchemy + Alembic
  • Pytest + factory_boy
  • Redis, RabbitMQ, Docker
  • AWS

Details You Should Know:

  • Start Date: Immediately
  • Must have legal right to work in the United States without restrictions or time limitations
  • Location: Onsite, Hybrid or Remote
  • Business HQ: Newton, MA
  • Compensation: Market Competitive + Equity
  • Travel: <20%

DUST Identity is an equal opportunity employer

What We Offer:

  • Award-winning startup with a product that matters
  • Equity
  • 401k
  • An abundance of snacks/coffee
  • Medical, dental, vision, LTD, and life insurance
  • Flexible paid time off policy
  • Casual dress