Head Of Engineering

Location: Berlin
Date Posted: 17/09/2021
Salary: €80,000 - 100,000
Expires: 17/09/2022
Function: Development
Role Type: Permanent
Package: €100,000

Head of Engineering


I am working in partnership with an established EdTech SaaS platform with over 5 million users worldwide. Software Engineering is at the heart of what they do and accounts for 50% of headcount.


Due to increasing demand and the with latest funding round secured, they are looking to a hire a Head of Engineering to support the CTO.


For this post you need to be highly technical, whether or not you cut code daily or let the team do that will be entirely up to you.


The team is expected to grow over the next 12 months and a rewrite of platform is on the roadmap, where you will play a vital role.


They are based in central Berlin, however operate a flexible and remote work first policy.



About you:

  • Risen through the ranks as an experienced software engineer who has worked with PHP and AWS.
  • You will have worked in cross functional teams
  • Excellent communicator
  • You might be a Technical Lead, Principal Engineer or an Engineering Manager who is still close to the tech.
  • Passionate about your team and will likely employ a servant leader approach.

Nice to have:

  • You will have worked in a remote first and scaling tech business.
  • Will have worked in a business that has mobile apps and have an understanding of their interactions and nuances.
  • Worked with Golang.


This is a fantastic opportunity to join an established engineering department who are building a great product. They are going in to a new phase of growth and have a rewrite on the roadmap where you will be a major contributor.


Interviews will be carried out remotely.

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