Engineering Lead

Engineering Lead

Job Title: Engineering Lead
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Berlin
Salary: €100,000
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: RH-EngineeringLead-Berlin
Contact Name: Rachael Hedgecock
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 08, 2019 16:12

Job Description

The Client

Signify Technology are working with a client who are looking for an Engineering Lead to join their team. They have a team of Scala and Data engineers who need an Engineering Lead to inspire, motivate and drive them in the right direction. They are an innovative tech company who have great ideas, based in the heart of Berlin and they have an incredible company culture.


The Role

  • Leadership and development of Scala and Data engineer teams
  • You will be responsible for Technical Leadership throughout the company, reporting into the CTO
  • You will motivate, inspire, mentor and grow the data team
  • Responsible for appraisals and reviews as well as regular training for your team
  • Be involved in the hiring process being able to hand pick the developers you want and need to grow the team
  • You will be involved in actively building robust data pipelines which will be responsible for fast and accurate data processing

You should be

  • A strong and experienced leader managing small, agile teams
  • Can take responsibility for your own work load and that of your teams
  • Have excellent understanding from all technical aspects of a business, marketing and development
  • Can communicate effectively with your teams
  • Remain focused and keep the end sight in goal while maintaining a strong work ethic and be an example to team members


Skills & experience

  • Strong experience in leading teams
  • Outstanding project management experience
  • Be a great communicator and able to collaborate effectively with other teams
  • Experience working with Scala and Big Data technologies such as Kafka, Spark, Hadoop, Hive and others
  • Proficient in writing code in Scala or Python

If you think you could have what our client is looking for then please reply with an updated CV, your availability and salary expectations and we will get in touch with you straight away!