Engineering Manager (m/w/x)

  • Engineering
  • Berlin, Germany

Engineering Manager (m/w/x)

Job description

Grover is the new alternative to buying or financing tech products 

Grover offers a simple, monthly subscription model for the tech you love! We are a technology rental platform for the Circular Economy, breaking the link between ownership and usage. For a low monthly fee, private customers, as well as businesses, get access to a wide assortment of tech products at a fraction of the purchase price. We're on a mission to re-invent consumption and to make innovative technology accessible to everyone. As a member of the CE100 group of leading companies in the Circular Economy worldwide, we are at the forefront of reducing waste and establishing a more sustainable way of using products for both consumers and the environment. To date, we have raised more than €100 million in equity and debt from investors including Samsung, Commerzbank, and Global Founders Capital. LinkedIn ranks Grover as one of the Top 10 hottest startups to work for in Germany in 2019!

 

We are now looking for a great Engineering Manager to coach and scale-up our teams in Berlin. 

 

As one of the first Engineering Managers, you will

  • Collaborate with our CTO to build long term tech strategies
  • Build culture and frameworks for all our key processes (engineering, product, and people)
  • Lead 6 to 8 Developers with different business scopes
  • Take care of the well-being, delivery and ongoing learning of our engineering teams
  • Plan and organize the most efficient way of working for even more agility
  • Ensure a great collaboration with our product teams.

Requirements

You love : 

  • Tech: you still like coding and being hands-on when needed
  • People: you have great leadership skills with tech and non-tech team members
  • Learning and excellence: you goal is to develop people’s careers and skills. You set high-quality standards for yourself and your Developers.
  • Our product - you believe in our vision, and are willing to give your best to build the future of Grover!

 

We are looking for passionate people with : 

  • At least 1 years on a similar role, leading onsite and remote tech teams
  • Hands-on managing our ecosystem, based on: Ruby, NodeJS, Python, Kafka, Docker
  • You used and implemented best practices such as CI/CD, TDD, XP.
  • Autonomy and maturity: you are able to challenge the status quo, and you can take strategic leadership decisions by yourself when needed.
  • Business acumen: you see the big picture and shape your strategy accordingly
  • Leadership skills: you are a servant leader, who inspires your team members and engage them in our vision and goals
  • Positive vibes!

 

What we offer you : 

  • Entrepreneurial responsibility and flat-hierarchies
  • Career growth opportunities
  • Ownership of your work
  • Modern, spacious office located in central Berlin
  • Open-minded variety of nationalities
  • German Classes in the office
  • A fun workplace
  • Smunch
  • Fresh Fruit & Drinks
  • Team Events

 

About us

Grover is the European market leader in technology rentals, bringing the access economy to the consumer electronics market. If you want to work with a dedicated team at a purpose-driven, fast-growing company, increasing consumer welfare around the world, join us now. At Grover, we value entrepreneurship, intelligence, and speed in everything we do. We're a team of over 90 creative and motivated minds, from more than 31 countries – which means our aims, beliefs, and ways of working are influenced by many different perspectives. We care for individuality and for team spirit, act courageously and communicate openly. In our HQ, in Berlin Mitte, there is plenty of space for fun, collaboration, and rethinking the way the world does, uses and values things.