At Rocket Internet, you help launching successful startups all over the world.
If scale and speed of execution are exciting to you, if you are passionate about your craft and if you are striving to build systems that matter to millions of people around the world, Rocket will be the right place for you!
We are currently launching an exciting new venture in Spain and are looking for a Head of Engineering with both deep technical knowledge and a strong managerial background. The successful candidate will take 100% ownership of the tech side of the business, will build a tech team from scratch and play a key role in the success of the venture.
- Have 5+ years of demonstrated results in Software Development, Architecture and (Agile) project management, preferably with LAMP (e.g. PHP, MySQL, Zend Framework) and knowledge of relevant trends/technology
- Be familiar with high scalability-focused environments and have an entrepreneurial mindset
- Be a hands-on leader with drive for action; e-commerce & marketplace experience (in international environment) is a plus
- Be capable of leading and motivating a team
- Be fluent in English, fluency in Spanish is a plus
- Opportunity to join a Technology venture from Day 1
- A fast-paced work environment with a young team of entrepreneurs where you will be constantly stimulated
- A competitive salary, equity options and flexible working hours
- The opportunity to speak up and give your thoughts and ideas. We value ideas over people, and you will be able to present yours
Working at Rocket Internet means taking ownership from day one and giving everything for our projects to make a meaningful and sustainable impact. For our businesses to go from zero to launch, we remain focused while being confident. Our colleagues from more than 70 nationalities act as an interconnected team that exchanges across country borders to ensure maximum efficiency. We expect to win with every company we build and every action we take
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