Engineering Manager (f/m/d)

Permanent employee, Full-time · Berlin

About us

Data is transforming the world. It changes traditional businesses and enables innovation which helps create better products, services and customer experiences. At adsquare, we created a neutral and transparent marketplace to enable companies make better marketing decisions that result into more relevant customer engagement. Our real-time platform brings together buyers and sellers of data in a fair, secure and privacy-friendly way. We empower our partners and clients with sophisticated, yet easy to use self-service instruments, putting them in control and ensuring full transparency.

Our platform processes billions of data points, adds a layer of intelligence and helps making data actionable. To achieve this, we gathered international talent sharing the same vision and passion for cutting-edge technology. Founded in 2012, adsquare is a global company with headquarters in Berlin and offices in London, Paris, New York, Madrid and Milan.

Join our mission and have a real impact on the digital marketing landscape.

Your Mission
The Head of Engineering is responsible for overseeing and managing all operations within the Engineering Team. We are looking for a candidate with a strong background in managing teams and processes, ensuring the delivery of core technical projects.

  • Carry the vision & business goals into the development team

  • Lead collaboration with the Operations, Product and other teams to actively coordinate cross-team activities to assist each other and respond to incidents

  • Support sprint planning & grooming, resource management incl. coordination of freelancers

  • Liaise with stakeholders across the organisation and facilitate alignment between teams (standardisation, interfaces, etc.)

  • Hands-on support where needed, ranging from helping the team to meet release dates, resolve bugs, investigate live issues and discuss technical challenges that help scale systems further

  • Facilitate knowledge sharing

  • Drive team motivation and productivity by establishing excellence in agile development practices

  • Manage and provide guidance/support to the team by being a mentor 

  • Steer the hiring process across the engineering group

Your Profile
  • Extensive experience in growing, leading, managing and guiding a technical team of 10+ FTEs

  • Technical knowledge and software design skills to build performant and large scale systems, while being pragmatic and understanding the concepts of over-engineering

  • Experience in fast-moving and growing organisations in the tech space

  • Experience in scaling an enterprise to significant organisational size and revenues

  • Problem-solving mindset and critical thinking attitude

  • KPI-driven and you know how to prioritise to make sure you achieve your goal

  • You have an entrepreneurial spirit and want to make a difference; passionate about the future of digital and being part of a fast-growing company that's trying to make a positive mark on the world

  • You are down to earth and have a genuine approach to a challenge

  • Collaborative attitude and superb organizational skills

  • Strong written and verbal skills to communicate effectively 

  • Fluent in English 

Why us ?
  • You work together with a highly motivated and skilled team of top performers

  • You become part of a fast growing international startup, and can make a real impact on the company’s growth

  • You combine success and fun within a great company culture together with people from all over the world

  • You will work from the headquarters in the start-up centre of Berlin-Mitte

  • You enjoy a competitive remuneration package

Your application

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