CTO | Tech Lead
VISARIGHT is an innovative startup with a clear mission: Make the process of applying for and obtaining a visa for Germany & the European Union fast, effortless and affordable. In order to achieve just that, we employ technologies in the field of Legal Tech combined with migration law specialists.
Berlin • Magdeburg • Remote
About position
CTO | Tech Lead
An ideal candidate should have longtime experience in hands-on positions, proven leadership skills. We are looking for a proactive individual for a full-time role to work remotely or in Magdeburg, Germany.
Our tech stack:
- Database management systems: PostgreSQL, MongoDB, Redis;
- Front-end: React, GraphQL Apollo;
- Back-end: Node.js, Typescript, AWS, Docker, Terraform, Serverless;
- Tools: Git / Github.
What the role involves
- Leading and mentoring a cross-functional team on all technical aspects of the product
- Making technical decisions and sharing your technical knowledge to mentor the team
- Establishing processes, best practices, and coding standards
- Overseeing engineering practices and operational costs, establishing KPIs, and drive constant improvement in quality, effectivity, & efficiency
- Interviewing, hiring, and training new team members
- 3+ years experience in technical leadership roles coaching cross-functional teams
- 6+ years of experience in hands-on software engineering positions, preferably in SaaS companies
- Hands-on engineering experience across a range of skills including ReactJS, NodeJS, PostgreSQL, MongoDB, GraphQL, Typescript
- Experience leading the technical direction of engineering teams, developing strategies and work packages
- Practical experience in creating security-sensitive products
- Experience interviewing, hiring, and scaling engineering teams
- Self-motivated, proactive, and organized individual with a positive attitude
- Empowering and encouraging attitude
Things that make you a stand-out candidate
What you get in exchange
- Compelling and attractive salary
- A spot in our smart, creative, and highly motivated international team
- Participation in scaling of a great product into global reach with fast growth
- Flexible working hours and remote working options
- Relocation package
At VISARIGHT we dream big. In our work, we value honesty, transparency, and simplicity, and approach our product with these three principles in mind. We have zero-tolerance for complex bureaucratic procedures and overwhelming fees — you shouldn't tolerate them either.
If you're excellent at what you do and want to apply those skills to solving a genuinely challenging problem together with a great bunch of people, you've come to the right place. To take the next step, send us your CV and a brief message explaining why you're the perfect fit.
Why We're Different
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Magdeburg • Berlin • Germany
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