We're looking for a candidate to this position in an exciting company.
Build tech strategy and roadmap: You’ll be responsible for unu’s technology roadmap and operations in line with the product roadmap and our internal systems infrastructure.
Leadership: Lead, advise and counsel our technology teams (50+ people) across all disciplines ranging from Mechanical Engineering, Embedded Engineering, Software Engineering, and Infrastructure & Site Reliability Engineering. You’re responsible for the technological success of the organization, you should be an example in terms of leadership, strategic thinking and product development know-how.
Execute the product roadmap: You’ll be the main driver behind technical research & development thriving for innovation and committed to delivery according to the Product Roadmap.
Manage development and deployment activities: You are responsible to ensure clarity on targets, budgets & performance of your team and have to strive for engineering excellence within your division as well as in collaboration with others. You will be measured by the efficiency and the accuracy of your teams’ activities. We aim at a professional technology division with strong development processes, a high work ethic and level of documentation while keeping an intense drive for innovation and agility around development.
You will be held accountable for reliability, compliance, security and the safety of our technology and systems.
You are responsible for planning, risk management and reporting for all development activities at unu.
You’ll be in charge of the headcount budget for all technical teams.
Strategic decision making: To enable the company to prosper and to successfully deliver on its full potential, you will have to judiciously evaluate and decide, which activities truly add value, and do make-or-buy decisions.
You have transformed strategy into clear objectives, team deliverables and budgets that are aligned across the organization and ensure focus and efficiency across your teams.
You have experience in leading & managing technology teams ranging from Mechanical Engineering, Embedded Engineering (Hardware and Software), Software Engineering (API Platforms, SaaS, e-commerce and Mobile apps), and SRE teams and have held executive positions before.
You are able to shape the technology vision of unu which is exciting and challenging for each team while taking into account best practices and industry trends.
You have already worked in a manufacturing environment (automotive or contract manufacturing) and are familiar with certification and homologation procedures.
You have a holistic understanding of what it takes to develop full-stack IoT products both in terms of technical capabilities and development methodology. You put a focus on processes and methods allowing the company to function at a bigger scale.
You are familiar with complex technology systems and can contribute to larger system architecture decisions that involve many functions and sub-systems at the same time.
You are a true collaborator and thrive for excellent output in a triangle with Product (CPO) and Design (CDO).
You have experience in collaborating with other functions across the organization (supply chain, marketing & sales, etc.) and in building meaningful business relationships on behalf of the business (technology supplier, development partner, etc.)
You are a proven great communicator and know how to comprehensively convey your position and ideas to top-level management stakeholders.
You are able to bring teams to deliver the best results through strong leadership - both within the organization and outside of it and project management excellence.
Fluency in English. Any other language is a plus.
You are passionate about mobility, technology and about our vision of cities in which people have full access to urban life while our values resonate with you.