Engineering Lead (m/f/d)

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Intro

As of now, we are looking to recruit a highly motivated and experienced Engineering Lead (m/f/d) for our B2B and tooling teams. You will be responsible to develop customer-facing applications for our global B2B clients as well as internal tools for a seamless integration between tech and operations.

 

What are your responsibilities:

  • You are the technological and disciplinary lead of the B2B and passenger tooling development teams
  • You are responsible for currently at least three agile development teams (currently around 20 people)
  • You will lead your Lead Developer and Scrum Master as well as their web and backend developer
  • You will scale up your teams
  • You work independently and are responsible for the continuous functional and personal development of the team members (e.g. through regular feedback talks) as well as the expansion of your teams
  • In close collaboration with your Lead Developers and the other Engineering Leads you will develop personal development strategies
  • You are responsible for the selection and recruitment of new employees together with the IT recruitment
  • Close collaboration with the IT-Recruitment (University cooperations, Meetups, etc.)
  • Steady optimization of our knowledge management between different teams
  • Proactive expansion of our work processes

Main requirements

  • Degree in Computer Science or similar background
  • At least 5 years of experience in (disciplinary and technical) leadership of employees
  • It is in your nature to identify challenges directly
  • Knowledge in mentoring and training of employees
  • You have strong communication and motivational skills
  • Experience in selecting new employees (conception of tests, conducting a job interview, etc.)
  • Fluent proficiency in English, German desirable
  • In several years of agile software development, you could proof your hands-on mentality
  • Experience in an international company or team away from your home country is a plus

You are a perfect fit if your team is the center of your attention. Through your previous experience, empathy, and instinct you constantly develop your team further. You are a sympathetic listener and are willing to help your teams to self-organize. Your self-concept is that of a "servant leader”, you lead farsighted and always strike the right chord. We search for a motivated leader who technically has their finger on the pulse of current affairs.

Perks

  • The chance to bring in your own ideas
  • A strong team spirit
  • A monthly mobility allowance for free taxi rides
  • Have your birthday off!
  • ...and all the usual start-up goodies like fruit, unlimited soft drinks, after-work beers and many more

 

Oh, and the opportunity to work with the best team in the world (we know, everybody says so, but at FREE NOW it’s true)!

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