Tech Lead

Aklamio is looking for a Tech Lead  that will help us to extend and scale our incentivization platform. You will support our product vision, driving us towards a modern tech stack and a scalable architecture.


  • Challenge: an international and fast-growing company that develops with you
  • Flexibility: home office policy and flexible working hours
  • Development: Yearly budget for training
  • Balance: 28 days of vacation and a gym subscription to take care of yourself
  • Belonging: scheduled breakfasts, shuffle lunch, team events. Team building is fundamental for us


  • Take the reins and have responsibility for the system owned by one of our specialized development teams. You will be reporting to our Head of Technology.
  • Lead the way, develop and monitor the system under your control by introducing and maintaining modern technical standards, automation, and metrics.
  • Keep yourself current. Make sure that the team knows the industry’s state of the art and integrates it into your engineering vision.
  • Collaborate and align with other tech leads, engineering managers, product managers, and architects to make sure that together we can drive our product forward.
  • Sketch out solution options and provide estimates for their complexity before giving them into the teams for implementation.
  • Mentor the developers in your team and make sure they follow best practices and understand the current tasks.


  • 1-2 years of experience of leading a team of Developers, as well as mentoring and guiding them.
  • 3-5 years of Senior Development Experience (Frontend or Backend).
  • Technical excellence: In-depth knowledge of various programming languages, frameworks, and tools including some of: Ruby on Rails, React, Docker, Gitlab CI, and others, and experience in building complex modular systems with them.
  • You’re  an avid problem solver that can come up with pragmatic solutions fast and in collaboration with others.
  • Architectural Mind: You can ideate and write down technical solutions that are modular, scalable, and maintainable, and help integrating them into existing systems.
  • Communication Expert: You are able to explain complex technical concepts to non-technical people and you can understand and integrate product and business related requirements into your solutions.
  • Agile Development experience working as part of agile development teams that frequently release with confidence.
  • Nice to have: MySQL, Kafka and Microservices experience.

At Aklamio, we believe that a company’s best assets are its customers, their networks, and the power of incentive marketing. Our mission is to empower brands to succeed in a customer-centric world by building the world’s #1 platform for customer incentivization. Founded in 2011, Aklamio has become Europe’s most successful referral marketing solution, trusted by companies such as Virgin Media, Vodafone, PayPal, Endesa, o2, and over 300 international brands. Our 80+ employees work in our HQ in Berlin and London, with teams in Madrid and Paris. Aklamio was ranked 2nd fastest growing technology startup in Germany (Financial Times, Europe’s 1000 Fastest Growing Companies, 2019) and continues to expand internationally.

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