Head of Engineering

For a serious programmer and tech lover looking for a fresh challenge. We are make product pricing simple for ecommerce.

Sniffie is an organically grown startup with a proven product market fit in an extremely exciting stage, as we are entering a scaling phase of our journey. We have high ambitions to be the leading Price Automation Company within the next few years. 

We are now looking for a Head of Engineering - a developer with the passion to lead our tech team towards success. Your main responsibility is to work as a right hand man to our CEO and make sure that our technological challenges are met in 6 months tiers. 

To be successful in this role, you are a Full-Stack developer with understanding of different technologies and agile development. You will have a key role in scaling our dev team and our product with your technological know-how and leadership skills. You should be confident managing a team while setting goals, budgets and timelines for various projects

Main responsibilities:

  • Managing software development projects by setting requirements, goals and timelines together with our Head of Product
  • Developing operations and processes in product development
  • Secure scalability of our service with IT- and product infrastructure development (automatic cloud scaling, service load balancing, high availability and high resilience)
  • Contributing to product development efforts with hands-on programming
  • Documenting and educating the team on IT and development processes
  • Improving our CI/CD pipelines and DevOps practices
  • Developing IT-security and overseeing those with our CTO
  • Building the technological strategy, practicalities and processes
  • Making sure the tech team has the right people hired, trained and kept happy

Requirements:

  • Hands-on experience in back-end and front-end development
  • Good understanding of agile methodologies
  • Leadership abilities with a strategic mind

Our tech stack:

Our tech stack at Sniffie consists of Node.js & Python on the backend, React on the frontend and GraphQL in the API layer.

Location:

The job is located at Sniffie HQ in Helsinki, Finland. However, due to the current circumstances, we work mostly remotely.

Salary and benefits:

For the right fit we are offering a competitive package and the possibility to grow with our organization.

Sniffie Software

Sniffie is a pricing automation company developing a pricing automation service for eCommerce. We help our customers understand how to price their products and how to make it profitably. In a way, we democratize eCommerce.

Timetable:

The position is filled as soon as a suitable candidate is found.

Usually responds within 2 hours

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Helsinki

Valimotie 13a
00380 Helsinki Directions recruitment@sniffie.io +358 40 5496089 View page

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"It's one thing to say you care. It's another thing to care."

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  1. Those who think they care, 
  2. those who know they care, 
  3. and those who do care. 

We attract people who do care.The rest will leave us anyway. 

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