Web Engineering Manager (m/f) // AUTO1

November 4, 2016

AUTO1 is looking for a Web Engineering Manager to lead a couple of our engineering teams. If you are passionate about people management and want to have a big impact in our technical decisions, this position might be the right fit for you. Join us and help us shape the future of the automotive digital industry.

AUTO1 is the world's most innovative online marketplace for efficient buying and selling of inspected used cars. We lead business activities in more than 20 countries worldwide, combining the best of both industries: automotive and tech.
Tech innovation impacts all of our internal processes and we create new solutions to improve our business continuously.

What you will do:

  • Envision, influence, and lead engineers to technical excellence
  • Participate in the recruitment of new engineers
  • Plan, organize, monitor and control the development of software tools for our internal and external clients
  • Ensure that design, configuration and development of the software meet our business specifications
  • Adhere to high-quality development principles while delivering solutions on-time and on-budget
  • Serve as an authority on functional and technical issues

What you will learn:

  • How to deal with the challenges of high load, concurrency, scalability and real-time environment
  • How it feels to work in a can-do-environment where your input directly influences the company´s success
  • To strive for high-quality results in a fast-pace company, where agile is a reality, not just a concept

What you should bring:

  • A Computer science degree or relevant professional experience (+10 years) in web development
  • Experience in having successfully managed a group of developers (5+) in a fast-paced environment
  • Passion for people management and the ability to both inspire and motivate the engineering team
  • Enthusiasm for new technologies and experience with modern JavaScript frameworks such as React
  • Experience with designing distributed systems and micro-services architecture, ideally in AWS environment
  • Good knowledge of Node.js, Javascript as well as HTML5 and latest CSS
  • Familiarity with PHP, Java and MySQL
  • Experience with relational databases and other supporting technologies (SQL, NoSQL, queuing systems…)
  • Experience with Data Science or Machine learning is a plus
  • High level of knowledge of English (both spoken and written)

What you will get:

  • Technical excellence – You will join a high profile and fun engineering team surrounded by technology
  • Innovative culture – You will work on previously unsolved challenges and experiment with new technologies
  • Real impact – Your work will enable our business success and disrupt the car industry
  • Benefits package – You will take advantage of our employee pension scheme, tandem partner program, discounts on different services (gym, public transport, leisure activities…), regular team-events (international nights, bowling, karaoke…)
  • Smooth start in Berlin – You will receive relocation support that includes assistance with visa, apartment search, moving costs and help with German bureaucracy
  • Success story – Your friends and family will be able to google your employer with “billion dollar startup club”
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