at mytaxi (Intelligent Apps GmbH) (view profile)
Location Berlin, Germany
Date Posted July 9, 2018
Category European Union - EU Blue Card Jobs
Germany - Residence Permit Visa Jobs
Job Type agile


As of now, we are looking to recruit a highly motivated and experienced Engineering Lead (m/f) for Berlin.

What are your responsibilities:

  • You will build up and lead our new development team of at least 15 people in Berlin from scratch!
  • You are responsible to establish our tech-hub and the collaboration with our data science department in Berlin
  • As part of your responsibility, you will act as an important communication interface between your team and many stakeholders in our headquarter in Hamburg
  • Create a network within the local developer scene to position mytaxi as the first choice for developers in Berlin
  • Proactive expansion of our work processes
  • Willingness to travel regularly to our headquarter in Hamburg
  • You will lead your Lead Developer and Scrum Master as well as their iOS-, Android and backend developer
  • You work independent 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
  • You are responsible for the selection and recruitment of new employees together with the IT recruitment
  • Representing mytaxi as a great innovative company in the local tech community (e.g. University cooperations, Meetups, etc.)

These are your qualifications:

  • Degree in Computer Science or similar background
  • Experience in disciplinary and technical leadership of employees
  • It is in your nature to identify challenges directly
  • You are an empathic communicator and motivator
  • Knowledge in mentoring and training of employees
  • Experience in selecting new employees (conception of tests, conducting a job interview, etc.)
  • In several years of agile software development you had the chance to proof your hands-on mentality already
  • Fluent proficiency in English, German desirable
  • 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 centre 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 are looking for a motivated leader who technically has his finger on the pulse of current affairs.

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