FinLeap is hiring a

Head of Engineering (f/m) for Savedo

Berlin, Germany

Your Role:

  • You are responsible for building the Savedo platform to become the market leader
  • You manage the engineers from a people perspective, e.g. setting salaries, recruiting, mentoring/coaching, motivating and inspiring the team members to be better every day
  • You work closely with our Head of Product and the product managers to translate the business needs into detailed requirements for the tech teams
  • You take responsibility for all aspects of our tech infrastructure, including improving test automation, quality, deployments, source control, processes, etc.
  • You attract, motivate and retain top engineers
  • You are proactive and pay attention to the security, scalability, performance and reliability of our systems
  • You stay on top of current industry trends

Our Requirements:

  • You have experience in leading a tech organization of at least 20 engineers
  • At least 5 years of professional working experience within the field of web development and software engineering, ideally on medium and large size projects, preferably worked with Ruby
  • At least 5 years working in an agile environment (Scrum & Kanban preferred) including having a deep understanding of Lean Software development and processes, cultural aspects and experience continuously improving dev processes
  • Master degree in Computer Science, Engineering or similar or equivalent industry experience
  • Deep experienced with AWS, Ruby on Rails, Angular, micro services, etc. or equivalent technologies
  • You have leadership talent and can inspire and guide the team to find the best solutions
  • Entrepreneurial drive to create successful products
  • Excellent communication skills, high proficiency in English

What do we offer?

  • A competitive remuneration package
  • Work with a fun, talented and experienced team of engineers and entrepreneurs with over 20 nationalities
  • You get valuable insights into scaling a company and have a big impact on its further development
  • Work with your preferred equipment of choice
  • Flexibility around our core working hours
  • Access to internal company benefits, free drinks/food, Savedo team events and free German classes
  • Support in relocation, work permit, and other administrative issues if needed
  • Work in the start-up center of Berlin, the Silicon Valley of Europe

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