Engineering Manager (Lisbon)

Daltix needs to be cutting edge & it can only do that with a strongly lead engineering team and with a strong collaboration with the business side.
You’ll be responsible for creating this, which will entail:

  • Hiring of engineers.
  • Evaluation of engineering team.
  • Define the system in which engineers can effectively build software together with business teams (sales, product managers, marketing)

  • Organizing the workflow, which includes:
    • Follow up, reporting and dividing the resources.
    • Having a clear understanding of how work flows within the organization.
    • Knowing what the current capacity is.
    • Knowing what the future capacity needs to be. (capacity planning) → recruiting.
    • Knowing what can be outsourced.
  • Represent the engineering department in the company.
    • You are proactive and not afraid to say when it doesn’t go the right way.
  • You focus on the delivery of the SW projects and know how to report this to business.
    • Manage projects, take ownership and collaborate with key stakeholders.

Key traits:

  • You’ll have to be able to make important decisions with minimal info (#startuplife).
  • You’ll have to be able to setup communication structures.
  • Working in a highly complex and challenging startup environment with a high tech platform makes you happy!
    • You understand the technologies we’re working with.
  • You are highly proficient in spoken and written English. 

Key experiences

  • Master in engineering field (or relevant).
  • You have 5+ years of job-relevant experience.
  • You have 5+ years hands on experience in SW engineering in an agile environment
  • You have knowledge how to manage an Agile workflow.
  • You have experience in leading and managing a team.
  • You love implementing structure and processes together with a team