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Head of Engineering, JOB TODAY, Luxembourg


Head of Engineering, JOB TODAY

Full Time Luxembourg


JOB TODAY’s mission is to become the best place in the world to find a job, fast!

We are Europe’s first and leading mobile hiring app, and aim to reduce job search barriers, connect people with local opportunities, and help millions of people find a job in as fast as 24 hours. So far, we have processed over 100 million job applications and we are just getting started!

JOB TODAY is headquartered in Luxembourg and has been backed by some of the world’s leading venture capital firms. As we expand, we are always on the look out for brilliant and driven individuals to join our team.

Who are we looking for?

At JOB TODAY, we are working to be the best place in the world to find a job, fast. To get there, we need exceptionally brilliant, dynamic, and driven people to help achieve that goal. If this mission resonates with you, then get ready to come help us change the world of employment!

We are looking for a motivated leader who can work in a fast-paced, constantly changing environment. The successful Head of Engineering candidate will be adept at leading tech techs, communicating with other company leaders, developing vision, and driving progress to support an amazing product. The right candidate keen on making tangible impact to product strategy, and passionate about delighting our millions of users.

You like hard problems (especially hard, scale-oriented ones), and have great intuition for identifying elegant solutions to otherwise complex requirements. You are smart, creative, curious, humble, and also driven to make things better. You make others around you better as well.

What you will get to do

  • Report directly to the Founder/CEO and be an active member of the executive team.
  • Make our customers happy with technology that scales and a UX they will love.
  • Lead a great team of engineers using best industry practices, while still being an engineer at heart.
  • Oversee JOB TODAY engineering recruitment strategy with a clear hiring philosophy.
  • Help build and nurture a highly productive engineering culture.
  • Balance between new feature development and internal technical improvement.
  • Work cross-functionally with management, marketing, finance, product, design, and customer success teams to plan and execute major endeavours.

What you should have to land the job (today)

  • 7+ years of software engineering experience
  • 5+ years leading engineering teams
  • Experience with distributed systems and consumer-focused technology
  • Experience with mobile app development
  • Experience working closely and collaboratively with product teams
  • Strong strategic planning and analysis skills
  • Demonstrated ability to both be a leader and a team player
  • You’ll be part of a growing international team building a disruptive product
  • You’ll have significant ownership, autonomy, and impact
  • We offer a competitive compensation package as well as relocation assistance
  • We are an equal opportunity company and welcome great people of all types
  • Professional working proficiency with English required

If you’re ready to come change the world of employment, apply today!

Interested? Apply now!
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