For our office in Leipzig we are looking for:

Senior Manager (m/f/d) Software Engineering

What you can expect in this role

  • You lead and develop multiple teams and empower them to become high-performing teams
  • As people manager you are responsible for hiring new highly motivated and experienced developers as well as keeping the entire team motivated and efficient  
  • As technical manager you ensure consistent architecture- and development-standards within the teams
  • You are a passionate and hands-on coder (approx. 30-40% coding)
  • All your decisions and doings are always focused to fulfill our customer’s needs as well as our company goals
  • Guide and coach your team-members in their technical and personal skills to bring them to a higher level
  • Make sure the development efforts are always aligned with the product vision
  • Optimize for speed of delivery as your key metric

Your essential experience and education

  • As ideal candidate you have several years of experience in developing complex web-based systems
  • You are also experienced in running distributed systems in a production environment
  • Furthermore, you have an extensive experience in developing object oriented software - preferably in PHP and JavaScript
  • You have a hands-on leadership personality, which also means that you are close to our developers with the ability to identify, grow and develop top technical talent
  • You need to be familiar with Clean Code, TDD, Continuous Integration/Delivery as well as with Micro Services and Cloud technologies
  • We are working in an agile environment, so you should have experience in agile development – it does not mean you have to work in a Scrum framework but we need an agile mindset
  • You are a strongly driven and ambitious teamplayer with an egoless behavior and way of working
  • You have a distinctive hunger and passion for new technology trends to be constantly aware of new solutions and opportunities to improve
  • Fluent in speaking and writing English is required, German skills are a bonus
  • Your communication skills are also important for this position: You have to be able to explain technical issues to both technical and non-technical audiences 
  • Interested in promoting new ideas and technologies

What's in it for you?

  • A multi-cultural team of around 500 employees coming from more than 30 different countries plus a flat hierarchy
  • State of the art technology (hardware we use, software we use, products we develop)
  • Informal working environment - no dress code
  • One-on-Ones and feedback discussion with your manager on a regular basis
  • High-performing team in an agile environment excited to break new grounds
  • Huge variety of learning options. Conference visits and trainings are part of our culture and are not only offered but required
  • We take care of your health: Health days, company sports activities, mobile massage, check-ups, etc.
  • We provide subsidized catering: sandwiches, salads and fresh fruit
  • Excellent connection to the public transport system (tram station right outside the building)
Are you up to meet these exciting challenges?
If so, then we would love to talk to you. Tell us how you will contribute to our success story!
Please send your application (including your salary expectation and the earliest possible date of starting to work) via our career site or mail to
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Senior Manager (m/f/d) Software Engineering
Marlen Blaube