Head of Engineering

Permanent employee, Full-time · Aklamio Berlin

Job details
  • Stability: a permanent full-time contract
  • Flexibility: home office policy and flexible working hours
  • Balance: 28 days of vacation and a gym subscription to take care of yourself
  • Challenge: an international and fast-growing company that develops with you
  • Belonging: scheduled breakfasts, shuffle lunch, team events. Team building is for us fundamental
  • Commitment: an ESOP package to share the company' success

  • You will lead our tech team and ensure they perform in terms of quality, stability and delivery time
  • Responsible for continually improving and extending the tech team by mentoring, optimising the processes and helping to hire the talents that will make the team perform even better
  • Guarantee that the overall architecture and design of aklamio’s product stays consistent, extensible and maintainable
  • Foster the adoption of best practices and state of the art technology, paradigms and methodologies
  • Together with the product team, you will define technical and people requirements to ensure success

  • 5+ years of experience in managing people, preferably leading mid-sized teams, and a passion for empowering people and helping them to reach shared goals
  • 4+ years of proven experience in software development in agile environments
  • Excellent communication skills and mentoring skills, you can set up process and take care of deliverables in stable connection with the product team
  • Experienced software architect with a solid background in the area of high traffic internet and e-commerce applications, SaaS experiences will be considered a huge plus
  • You have a broad range of knowledge in all related technical areas of building web applications, and hands-on experience in at least one web development framework (ideally Ruby on Rails)
  • You have a degree in Computer Science or a related discipline
About us
At Aklamio, we believe that customers, their networks, and the power of word-of-mouth are a company’s best assets. Aklamio is the driving force the referral marketing programs of 300+ international brands. With our Software-as-a-Service solution, we help our partners identify, reward and convert loyal customers into brand advocates. We help them boost their sales through our unique approach to word-of-mouth referrals.

Founded in 2011, Aklamio has become Europe’s most successful referral marketing solution with offices in Berlin, London, Paris, and Madrid. Aklamio was ranked 2nd fastest growing technology startup in Germany (Financial Times, Europe’s 1000 Fastest Growing Companies, 2019) with minimal external funding.

Why You Should Join Us:
Become part of an excellent team in one of Europe’s fastest-growing and most exciting startups. We offer many possibilities for development in an international environment with flat hierarchies and fast decision making. Spirit of innovation, creativity, and passion are our top priorities!

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