Head of Technology

FrankSmile

Engineering | Berlin, DE


  • Purpose - To lead and develop our tech teams, including our in-house developers and engineers. You will be reporting to, and working alongside, our CTO.

  • Collaborating with the CTO to develop the IT strategy, enabling the company's long term global business plans.

  • Ensuring delivery of IT capabilities needed to enable the strategic plans and objectives.

  • Providing effective leadership direction and professional expertise in all areas of technology and engineering in the achievement of revenue and profit goals.

  • Developing an overall IT product roadmap and owning its delivery and execution.

  • Managing the companies end-to-end usage of IT-Tools and applications to ensure seamless integration and operations

  • Hands on managing the integration and maintenance of new tools

  • Operationally leading the software development team and external technology partners.



YOU ARE




  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering is a must. MBA or a related Master degree is an advantage.

  • Proven track record in managing tech in dynamic and tech advanced companies.

  • An in-depth understanding of general Web Development languages and REST APIs

  • Several years of coding experience, or with managing high performance tech teams

  • Team player with good written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to navigate complexity and uncertainty and ambition to work in one of the fastest growing startups in Berlin.

  • Start-up experience and/or setting things up from scratch would be a huge advantage.


THE PROCESS



  • Step 1: 15 minute intro call with our Talent Manager

  • Step 2: Interview with our Lead Engineer

  • Step 3: An on-site interview with our CTO and Founder.