Head of engineering (f/m/d)

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Send us your application including:

  • Letter of application
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Testimonies

Application documents to:


About us:

We are Billomat, a FinTech start-up from the Franconian metropolis of Nuremberg. With our smart, web-based software, our customers can do their accounting easily and efficiently in the cloud.  Billomat was founded in 2007 and reinvented itself in 2016. Our international team now consists of 40 members who are all pulling together to revolutionise accounting for SMEs in the market. 

Imagine a world where accounting is fun because it’s straightforward, fast and more automated. That is our vision.

You’re not looking for a run-of-the-mill job, but a challenging position with exciting insights and development opportunities? Then become part of our team! 

As a head of engineering (f/m/d), you will help shape our company’s future from day one. 

A pleasant atmosphere, very good working conditions and a great team are just the cherry on top of the cream cake. 

Your tasks:

  • Lead, manage and develop the engineering team to ensure they achieve the highest possible standards of excellence in their activities
  • Build up the future team on our growth journey and align Engineering resources with strategic goals
  • Guide and mentor members of the team
  • Drive modernization of legacy codebase, as well as process improvement and automation
  • Help balance long vs. short term solutions with the teams – deciding on the general approach to building applications (micro-services, API enabled etc.)
  • Ensure a sound decision process and alignment with the engineering strategy of Billomat resulting in open standards and scalable infrastructure.
  • Create a healthy dynamic between our teams located in Dresden and Nuremberg and our remote developers, which will include calls, meetings, common working tools and working agreements for all engineers in the Tribe.
  • Monitor KPIs and IT budgets to assess technological performance

Your qualifications:

  • You have a proven track record of leading highly effective, agile cross-functional teams with a strong focus on delivery
  • You bring strong technical skills, including extensive experience in software development with SaaS products
  • You have effective communication skills enabling you to guide cross-functional product and engineering teams.
  • Proven ability to use metrics as a key factor in decision making processes
  • At least 5 years in a hands-on development role in PHP, NodeJS or GoLang architecture
  • Fluency in english, german is a plus

Perks at work:

  • Flexible, trust-based working hours and home office
  • Central location in the heart of Nuremberg with many cafés and shopping opportunities in the immediate vicinity of the main railway station
  • Regular team events, fresh fruit and drinks „for free
  • 30 days holiday

Does this sound like music to your ears? Then send us your complete application documents by e-mail, stating your possible starting date.

We look forward to hearing from you!