Head of EngineeringFOR MANAGEMENT TEAM
At Estimote, we believe in creating an operating system for the physical world. Join our cross functional team of tech enthusiasts today!
Our Management, quite simply, are the leaders of the future: they give our employees the support and guidance they need to grow and develop as professionals. Management’s job is the steer the ship, lead and inspire the team, and then get out of the way so Estimoters can do what they do best.
They clear obstacles, and they keep the team inspired to progress. Management is a cross disciplinary team consisting of VPs, Directors, and Product Managers.
Łukasz is co-founder and CTO of Estimote. A Data Scientist and hacker who likes to mix cutting edge technology with great design to solve real world problems. Right now he is responsible for managing whole company, especially technical issues. In this team you will predominantly collaborate with:
What will you be doing?
You will be a member of Estimote’s senior leadership and will help with building a world-class engineering team. As an experienced and passionate engineering leader you will drive the process of scaling an agile development team and increasing its output.
As a great manager and a great team builder you are the one who knows best how to deploy team members effectively. You will keep us on schedule and ensure product delivery by making everyone in the engineering team inspired and motivated. You will proactively resolve any people related issues and day-to-day challenges on our way to success.
You are an excellent recruiter and know perfectly how to keep the right balance between hiring high performing individual contributors and team oriented young talents. Your hiring decisions are data driven and every new hire brings unique value to the team.
You possess an immense knowledge of software engineering processes and you make sure modern development practices are in place. You are always there to support your team to meet deadlines and are not afraid of getting your hands dirty.
You will be responsible for the engineering team structure and setting up internal processes. You will help us define the structure and composition of teams and thoughtfully fill any missing roles.
You will help us to amplify a team-based culture that motivates an amazing work ethic. You will enhance the culture of doing things the Agile way and enforce the best engineering practices and rituals.
As a person who perfectly understands the vision of the company you will drive effective communication between all team members ensuring the product development is in line with the Founders' expectations. We will also ask you to be a spokesperson and company evangelist at industry events.
What skillset do we expect?
You have worked with amazing companies in leadership roles and have seen what success and great teams look like
You have a solid track record of building and delivering successful products
You are a great communicator, you can easily engage with people and improve the flow of information in an organization
In a previous life you were an individual contributor with a track record of shipping products across different technologies and domains
You strongly believe in doing things the Agile way and you can amplify our culture of constant improvement and continuous delivery
You possess outstanding problem-solving skills and you are never blocked
You are ready to experiment and always have creative ideas in mind
You know how to give and receive feedback, can admit failures and speak openly about challenges
You have experience with and/or are passionate about full-stack companies (hardware, firmware, SDKs, mobile apps, APIs, web apps)
What do we offer?
The best part of working here is interesting projects and an ambitious mission - but we also offer a great package for team members.
A 1500m2 architect-designed office in a historic chocolate factory, in the hippest part of town.
Breakfast and Lunches
Healthy meals delivered daily for the whole team to enjoy together. Vegetarian options included!
Everyone owns a part of Estimote. This is our company!
Flexible working hours, family picnics - we want your family to love Estimote as much as you do.
We offer full coverage, top-of-the line private health insurance and benefits. Take care of yourself!
Office located in heart of Old Podgórze
Estimote is located at the heart of one of the most beautiful cities in Europe. Our office is a post-industrial wonder, we are housed inside a vintage chocolate factory next to the Vistula river.
In the grounds, Estimote has an outdoor workspace with a WiFi enabled garden. Employees enjoy complimentary catered breakfast and lunch, as well as a stocked kitchen and a dining area. We also have private parking for cars and bikes, all coming together for a world-class workspace.
The stately brick facility contains beautifully laid out open spaces and conference rooms, designed for cross-functional collaboration. Design and R&D teams also have access to state-of-the-art labs to create the next generation of beacons and other contextual technologies.
We have a fully equipped kitchen plus dining area where we serve delicious company lunches. And our fridge is always full of healthy snacks and drinks!
On the grounds, Estimote has an outdoor workspace with a WiFi enabled garden. Employees enjoy complimentary catered breakfast and lunch, as well as a stocked kitchen and a dining area. We also have private parking for car and bikes, all coming together for a world-class workspace.
What is our application process?
We take hiring very seriously and take great care to make sure there's a good fit for you and for us.
- 1. Try out some tasks in our application form. This helps give you a flavor of what working with us is like
- 2. We will call you and have a chat, and give you feedback on your tasks (we're massive believers in feedback)
- 3. Come and meet some more of the team for a couple of hours for an interview in our office.
- 4. We will give you some real tasks to accomplish at home. This part will give you and us a sign if we can get along.
- 5. A "test drive" is a day spent working with your potential team - it helps to work out if there is a fit.
- 6. You'll need one final chat with our founders to sort out all the details... Don't worry it won't take too long!
- 7. If all goes well, we will send you a job offer and contract, right now the ball is in your court. We're nearly there...
- 8. Welcome onboard! You've signed the contract and are now a member of the Estimote team!