Engineering Lead (f/m/x)

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Permanent, Full Time

About Us

Zenjob wants to create a great experience for both students (Talents) looking for work,
and companies searching for part-time help. We are organised according to these two
value streams, with engineers embedded directly into cross-functional teams. As
Engineering Lead your main objective is to enable your team and stream to reach their
full potential. You will conceptualise features with your Product Manager, architect and
hands-on implement technical solutions, and work with and mentor engineers of your
team. You should be a true team player with strong technical knowledge, who is eager
to grow a team, and have a passion for building products that our users love.

How you will contribute

  • Contribute technical perspectives to strategic decisions and collaborate on the company’s OKRs and their initiatives for your team and value stream
  • Understand and promote a sense of priority and a strong desire to deliver functionality under the aspect of adding business value
  • Actively contribute to the code base and feature implementation by developing software, reviewing work and participating in creating scalable architectures
  • Lead and mentor the engineers in your cross-functional team to help them grow and constantly improve
  • Align approaches and decisions with other teams and streams in the P&E department, as well as with stakeholders across the company
  • Collaborate with senior leadership to live a culture of learning and feedback to grow our tech ecosystem
  • Promote a culture of excellence, where best practices and industry standards are an everyday habit
  • Actively participate in and drive agile approaches and processes
  • Support the company to grow in a healthy way by creating a feedback culture, and participating in hiring and capacity planning

Who you are:

  • A technical leader who understands the unique challenges of a team and can contribute to people, business and technical aspects as needed
  • Passionate about business value and people, not just technical excellence
  • Relevant technical experience with Java or JS and MicroService Architecture
  • Ready to devote appropriate time and actively contribute to the codebase
  • Great communicator that can easily explain ideas and engage people
  • Experienced in leading and mentoring other engineers
  • Empathy and understanding of other disciplines in and around the product


If this sounds good, then we’d love to hear from you

Please send us your CV and outline briefly why this position is of interest to you, what
you will add to the team and what you're most passionate about.

We are looking forward to your application!

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!


Stromstraße 15
10551 Berlin Directions 030 22957495

At Zenjob, we want everyone to feel valued and comfortable to bring their true self to work every day. The collective team spirit is an important part of who we are, in fact, it’s one of the main things that people say they love about working at Zenjob. We see ourselves as being supportive, dependable, imaginative and ambitious. We enjoy working on interesting and challenging projects with autonomy, knowing that our work has a direct impact on our fast-growing and innovative startup.


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