At finn we create software that will manage thousands of vehicles and customers on a daily basis. You have the chance to join this team early on and work independently on our product. If your coding skills are known around the globe, and you love to contribute your ideas and engineering skills to a growing company in the heart of Munich then apply now.

finn.auto

Germany

Tech Lead Engineering Operations at sustainable mobility start-up (m/f/x)

€80,000-€120,000 / YEAR

Join finn.auto to make car ownership fun & sustainable and play a key role to fulfill our mission to build the most popular car ownership provider in the world. We launched in 2019, offering an all-inclusive car-subscription in Europe.

// Mission

As a Tech Lead - Engineering Operations, you are directly responsible for building and maintaining the best application infrastructure to support all our software engineering teams. You will hire and lead your own world-class, international team of software engineers, API technical writers and QA automation engineers. With your team, you are providing support and internal tools to software engineers. Your achievement in this role would be to spawn a whole application stack with a single CLI command and maintain our core infrastructure. If your coding skills are known around the globe, and you love to contribute your ideas and engineering skills to a growing company in the heart of Munich then apply now.

// Objectives

  • Hire and lead an incredible team: You are responsible to lead a team of up to 4 engineers. This will require you to hire a team of world-class software engineers. You are the technical role model and make sure that the team grows and succeeds together. As a leader, you will drive individual development and team success through constructive feedback (one-on-one).
  • Build tools for our software engineers: This is not a regular feature team, you will be responsible to build tools for our engineers that enable them to build APIs in minutes to handle most frequent tasks with ease. You are also responsible to continuously improve our application, monitoring and infrastructure to ensure our massive growth.
  • Define the future of finn.auto application landscape: You strive to deliver the best CLI tools, infrastructure as a code in a fully automated way and ensure well-known software development principles for applications scaffolding, monitoring, and alerting.
  • Your team is our engineering backbone: You are responsible for our core AWS infrastructure, our No-Code single-tenant environment Integromat and Data storage solution (AWS RDS, Retool, Airtable, ...)
  • This is not DevOps, it’s Engineering Operations: Forget about Containers on Kubernetes, it’s all about tools for engineers in a Serverless environment with a single purpose, standalone HTTP APIs

// Your Profile

  • Graduated top of your class with a Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in Computer Science or in a similar field from a top-tier university
  • 3+ years of leadership experience in a fast-paced software development environment
  • Proven track record (5+ years) in software engineering of larger projects, preferably PaaS, IaaS, SaaS
  • Rock-solid understanding of cloud providers and cloud-native architecture
  • Experience in building and working with high-performance, strong cross-functional software development teams
  • Ability to hire A software engineers for your team
  • Profound knowledge of Python, Typescript, or Go
  • Passion for Infrastructure as Code. Putting code live every day is a given
  • You have a “never-stop-learning” attitude and a desire to develop and grow
  • You are fluent in English

// Values We Share

  • Customer first - Always focus on our customers’ needs. Reduce complexity, increase quality.
  • Own it - Be entrepreneurial in everything you do. Take responsibility for your individual and finn's overall goals.
  • Embrace the struggle - Apply attention to detail and don't shy away from tough decisions. Never stop getting your hands dirty.
  • We grow and succeed together - We help each other to succeed as a team and grow as individuals. We love to fight and to win together.
  • Be honest and open-minded - Always speak out the truth, even if it hurts. Dare to be authentic and embrace others' authenticity.

// Our Profile

  • Founders who focus on product and developer needs while building the most popular mobility provider
  • We are a dynamic team in the heart of Munich (Prinzregentenplatz) that strives to make mobility fun & sustainable
  • We live a culture of trust and ownership. Every idea and every opinion is welcome.
  • State-of-the-art tech stack like: AWS, Serverless, GCP, GitLab, Integromat, Retool, …
  • We love and live agile as a SCRUM team, with open boards, regular retros, and daily stand-ups.
  • Join an open-minded tech organization with a “best tool for the job” attitude. You have the freedom to choose your equipment, accessories, editors, tools, and technology and are given plenty of room for learning and experimentation.
  • We value our joint lunches and team activities and will make sure that every team member feels welcome!

// Compensation Package

  • Excellent fixed salary
  • Virtual equity share of the company
  • Full visa support for you (and your family)!
  • 3000€ yearly personal development budget: We constantly motivate and fund you to learn, grow and advance your potential

// Interested in Joining?

We are looking forward to your application.