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2022-06-02 Spread Group Full-time Remote (Germany) MA 186 South Street 02111 United States

Head of Engineering (w/m/d) Digital Asset Management

Worldwide, our designers upload almost a million graphics every month. To ensure an easy customer experience up to the point of sale, we rely upon a highly skilled Digital Asset Management team to keep our online platforms running smoothly. This involves different processes including uploading, storage, the presentation of designs, their qualitative and legal verification, data enhancement, management and searches. As the Head of Engineering in Digital Asset Management you will be responsible for the technical development of these processes. Together with our engineers and product owners, you will ensure the development of high-quality, scalable and efficient software solutions as well as any relevant development methods.

In this position you will report directly to our CTO and will be responsible for 4 teams comprised of 11 engineers.

Your Tasks

  • You will supervise of the entire team lifecycle management (e.g. mentoring, recruitment, training, development and performance evaluation)
  • You will further develop and setup the team according to our vision for the organization of your domain
  • You will be responsible for the creation, documentation, and maintenance of efficient, sustainable software architectures and integrations
  • You will work closely with stakeholders and product owners to align the development of our teams with business objectives
  • You will build and standardize agile processes and practices for the development teams
  • You will identify technology trends and evaluate their applicability within Spread Group

Your Profile

  • You can draw on many years of experience in leading developer teams
  • You are an effective communicator and problem solver who can handle responsibility and show your own initiative
  • You can be a leader and an inspiring motivator who excels in developing a team
  • You have in-depth knowledge of the design, building and application of secure and scalable services
  • You impress through your distinct business and customer-oriented approach

We value diversity at Spread Group. We are proud of our diverse company culture and continue to foster this great community. Your skills, talents, and experience are our focus regardless of age, ethnicity, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, marital or disability status.

We offer

  • A very high level of responsibility and independence
  • Flexible working hours – we trust you to do your job with an option to work remotely
  • An agile, modern environment with cross-functional and self-organized teams of developers, product owners, and designers
  • Highly motivated teams working with a scalable (microservice) architecture in the e-commerce environment
  • No fixed release dates, but continuous delivery
  • Inhouse software development – we are our own “customer”
  • The opportunity to attend conferences and develop yourself further in your job according to your interests
  • Maximum freedom regarding the choice of your development environment; Mac or Linux, the choice is yours
  • A pleasant environment with sun terraces, fruit for health, table tennis tournaments, and other events – and of course lots of T-shirts
  • Meet-a-Spreadster and learn more about the first days of a Software Engineer at Spread Group
  • You can find more insights into the Spread Group’s everyday life on kununu and Instagram

We look forward to receiving your application, preferably online via our career portal in German or English or as a PDF document to jobs@spreadgroup.com. Please state reference number V00-1518 and don't forget to let us know about salary expectations and your earliest starting date.

P.S.: We love creative CVs, a can-do attitude, and fresh perspectives. We want characters full of ideas and drive – no matter how old you are, where you come from or what your background is. Show us what you're made of!

We would like to fill this position without support of staffing agencies.

Nadine Brucker

Nadine Brucker

Recruiter

WHAT WE OFFER

Diversity

Diversity

We believe inclusivity is essential – and act on it. We celebrate coming from 43 different countries, are proud of having 52% women in leadership roles and are thankful for our shared experiences.
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Feel-Good Benefits

It’s not all fresh fruit and free drinks (but we have those too). Our feel-good efforts strengthen our culture and encourage networking and cross-departmental collaboration.
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Modern Work Life

Regardless of place or time zone – digital work is the standard. Our global productivity is fueled by OKRs, agile management and flat hierarchies.
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Transparency

We keep our employees in-the-know. We’re radically transparent about our growth, revenue (currently $146 million), profit, future plans and achievements.
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Respect

We believe in respecting our planet, new ideas and each other. With leadership based on mutual respect: We want your input from day one, whatever your role.
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Flexibility

Interested in remote or part-time work in a leadership role? Need to leave early to pick up your kids? We see you, let’s talk about it.