Head of Engineering

Job description

We're looking for a Head of Engineering who will help shape and grow our development team. You will be responsible for the operational management of a division within our engineering department and support their career progression.

If you have experience managing multiple teams of engineers and developing them to the next level, this role is for you!

You will

  • Be working closely with the CTO and our other experienced Heads of Engineering as sparring partners

  • Provide leadership, management and technical vision to the engineering organization

  • Continuously foster a healthy culture that drives employee satisfaction

  • Stimulate hiring, employee coaching, mentoring, career plans, training as well as performance reviews and grow your teams to the next level

  • Be working closely with the CTO on improving the development processes

  • Ensure that we are a high production development company and attain optimal team performance

  • Be leading a team where people are taking ownership: they need a leader who will coach and develop them and get the most out of them. You need to understand what is missing and you will drive for results. You need to be a democratic leader, but take the lead if needed. Leaders at Sellics lead without an ego and are role models in self-reflection for the team.

Job requirements

We're looking for people who have:

  • Worked for B2B, SaaS software company having 50+ developers and understand the business

  • Led an engineering department as a Head/Director/CTO previously

  • People management experience in managing a 15+ people team

  • Started their career as an engineer and have a developer background

  • Experience in process management

  • Experience in growing a company,  and have built engineering teams

  • A readiness to leave their comfort zone

  • Bonus: experience with advertisement, automation and handling large amounts of data

Why should you join Sellics? We offer:

  • A talented, quickly-growing company and engineering team
  • A very well-located office in the heart of Berlin Mitte incl. a rooftop terrace with pool
  • Flat hierarchies with open communication
  • High level of responsibility and space to develop
  • Flexible office hours
  • Urban Sports Club membership
  • A one week onboarding program, “Lunch & Learn” internal education sessions, Self Improvement Grant funding for external educational pursuits, and additional time off for professional growth
  • Remote working days
  • Free food and drinks, regular team events
  • Visa sponsorship and assistance for non-EU citizens
  • Participation in our all-expenses paid annual company trip

About Sellics:

Sellics is revolutionizing commerce, starting with the world’s biggest online marketplace: Amazon. From starting as a group of friends with targeted business insights and under €2,000 in self-invested startup capital, we’ve transformed into the force we are today: a fast-growing and funded Scale-Up company providing data-driven and Ai-powered B2B SaaS solutions to help Sellers, Vendors, and Agencies across the world be successful on Amazon.

The secret to our success is our team, a group of more than 125 highly-engaged, intelligent, dynamic employees from over 35 countries, spread out across our offices in Berlin and New York City. We’re a pack of people who care about each other, the values we live by, and the success story we’re all helping to write. But don’t just take our word for it… here’s what our teammates themselves (and other candidates!) have written about us on Glassdoor. And, check out this video for even more of a sneak peek of life at Sellics!

Ready to take our company and your career to the next level? We’re looking forward to your application!

We’re proud of our unique culture and the range of experience and perspectives that make it up. As an equal opportunity employer with a friendly, inclusive, and diverse workplace, we eagerly welcome applications from people with all backgrounds and identities.