Role details

Team Lead Development

Berlin   •  Permanent

About Our Client

Our client is a globally operating B2B and large scale B2C company that uses state-of-the-art methodologies to analyse and visualise large amounts of data.

As a result, their key strength is to give valid, automated business advice for consumers and customers from a variety of different branches such as food production, agriculture or international logistics through several cloud based software solutions reaching millions every day.

As the global leader in their field, they set new market trends and use their expert knowledge to further expand their business. Key to their success is their large IT department which is located in Berlin. For the development of new products on the edge of what is technologically possible, mainly in fancy 3D visualisation, we are looking for a passionate expert in Desktop, Web and Mobile software development to lead a large team of experienced engineers focused on top notch 3D surfaces.

Based in Berlin, you will be working where science and business opportunity meet and lead the department as Team Lead Development.

Job Description

  • You lead a team of highly ambitious experts in the field of software development
  • You will unite two currently separated groups and form a lean team of skilled people with backgrounds in desktop, web and mobile development
  • You drive alignment with PO and UX to deliver superior, entertaining and useful products
  • You continuously improve the way of working by applying agile methodologies such as Scrum, Kanban and Lean Startup
  • With your team, you improve continuous integration and understand and advocate best practices
  • You plan and agree on road maps and deliver successfully by following customer first principles
  • You will establish goals and metrics to measure effectiveness, and contribute to the overall monitoring & reporting of progress in development
  • You will be an inspirational leader creating a true tech mentality where engineers feel at their ease and share their thoughts openly
  • You empower employees by being a mentor and coach

The Successful Applicant

  • University degree in Software Engineering, Computer Sciences or equivalent qualification
  • At least three years of professional experience in leading teams of more than 10 experts in software development in the desktop, web or mobile area; specialization in 3D development will be a great benefit
  • Expert knowledge of C# and .Net
  • In-depth experience of developing visualisation software or game projects, ideally with DirectX or OpenGL
  • Very good experience in mobile technologies and platforms
  • Experience in applying tracking and analytics techniques
  • You are "agile at heart" and have a deep knowledge of Agile development and Lean development practices and tools (such as Jira or Confluence)
  • Ability to communicate effectively with engineers and stakeholders
  • You have a getting things done attitude, you are always looking for ways to deliver the highest possible quality outcomes
  • Good team player enjoying developing solutions with others
  • Ability to set clear vision and to create great team spirit and employee retention
  • Excellent communication skills in English, German would be beneficial

What's on Offer

Attractive package.

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