As Head of Engineering, you ensure the delivery of our product roadmap by the engineering team, as well as the secure operation and SLA compliance of our AI-based service platform.
You are responsible for the staffing and productivity of the engineering team and efficient use of the engineering budget. In close cooperation with product managers and data scientists, you ensure the economic viability of our product portfolio.
This is a great opportunity to advance your career in an innovative AI company, and to grow as a technical leader and people manager!
Your daily work will include:
Building and leading a team of engineers through hiring, coaching, mentoring, feedback and hands-on career development
Establishing standards and guidelines for development, quality assurance, and service operations based on best practices, frameworks, and tools.
Managing technical priorities, work packages, dependencies and challenges using effective meetings, collaboration tools, and documentation.
Cooperating with stakeholders across the organization to define and execute the product roadmap and technological vision.
Attracting and retaining talented engineers and supporting our employer branding via publications (job ads / blogs) and public events (job fairs / meetups)
You have a university degree in computer science or similar specialization, and several years of experience in building and leading software development teams. You have successfully managed software development projects with ten or more contributors.
Our ideal candidate has:
Years of hands-on experience in software engineering, data processing, and system operations; including familiarity with git, Scrum, DevOps and IT security.
Excellent understanding of modern software development techniques, tools, and system architectures; in particular, for cloud computing, data integration and web applications.
At least five years of experience as team leader in agile organizations, and practice in leadership, coaching and mentoring.
Very good language skills in English; fluency in Finnish is a big plus
The following skills will be an advantage:
Python programming (e.g for GIS / ETL / Machine Learning)
PostgreSQL / Data Warehousing / Big Data Processing
Understanding of GIS concepts and Geospatial Data
System Administration / Network Administration
This job comes with several perks and benefits
Enjoy a free catered lunch with your colleagues, every day.
Time is precious. Make it count. Morning person or night owl, this job is for you.
Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.
Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.
Social gatherings and games; hang out with your colleagues.
Break a leg! Seriously, we got you covered in our company healthcare plan.