VP Software Engineering

Are you an innovator? Are you excited to uncover the next big thing? Do you want the opportunity to do things that make a real difference - things that have never been done before?  Are you ready to roll up your sleeves and get deeply involved in client solutions?  If  so, then you have found the right place.


  • Ability to build your own software/IoT platform team 

  • The excitement, speed and flexibility of a startup 

  • Being part of great collaborative culture building real products 

  • Strong comp upside for successful performance


  • Lead the design and delivery of the next generation IoT solution in a whole new space 

  • Architect and build our future cloud infrastructure to deliver customer insights and info 

  • Build out our continuous service delivery platforms 

  • Get deeply involved in developing solutions  

  • Execute industry best practices and processes, Agile and DevOps   

  • Make an Immediate Impact


  • Ability to shape and lead the technology and product platform and roadmap 

  • Demonstrate that you have done similar work - rolled up your sleeves; built star tech teams; and delivered a product start to finish – successfully 

  • Have a passion for understanding and solving customer issues - and identifying ones they can't articulate 

  • Show an understanding of the realities of the intersection of hardware and software 


Nikola Labs is a rapidly growing start-up with big ambitions. We think and act nimbly and believe in open communication from every team member, where feedback to improve technology and company operations is both encouraged and rewarded. We have an informal work environment that favors results over bureaucracy.



Nikola Labs is a wireless power company with an advantaged far-field technology that converts radio frequency (RF) energy into direct current (DC) power. We are a devoted and capable team that includes world-renowned electrical engineers and distinguished business leaders united by a common goal – advancing wireless power into the marketplace. We are located at The Point at Otterbein University, a maker-space and incubator for technology start-ups and home to the school’s engineering program,