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Apr 22, 2020

Head of Engineering

We are looking for a Product-Centric Head of Engineering to provide sound technical leadership in all aspects of our business.

At Feeld we are on a mission to normalise sexuality. We are building an inclusive, human-centred product welcoming people in relationships or not to meet like-minded others.

We are looking for a Product-Centric Head of Engineering to provide sound technical leadership in all aspects of our business. You will communicate with employees, stakeholders and customers to ensure our company’s technologies are used appropriately.

Strategic thinking and strong business acumen are essential in this role. We expect you to be well-versed in current technological trends and familiar with a variety of business concepts. If you are also an excellent communicator and public speaker, we’d like to meet you.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop technical aspects of the company’s strategy to ensure alignment with its business goals
  • Develop and implement a technological improvement vision that yields competitive advantage
  • Understand and overcome the challenges and opportunities of a fully remote development team and company
  • Help departments use technology profitably
  • Supervise system infrastructure to ensure functionality and efficiency
  • Build quality assurance and data protection processes
  • Monitor KPIs and budgets to assess technological performance
  • Use stakeholders’ feedback to inform necessary improvements and adjustments to technology
  • Communicate technology strategy to partners and investors
  • Mentor and set a path for the team's personal and professional growth


Requirements:

  • Proven experience as a Tech Lead, VP of Technology or similar leadership role
  • Knowledge of technological trends to build strategy
  • Understanding of budgets and business-planning
  • Ability to conduct technological analyses and research
  • Excellent communication skills, influential and charismatic.
  • Leadership and organizational abilities
  • Strategic thinking
  • Problem-solving aptitude
  • BSc/BA in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field; MBA or other relevant graduate degree is a plus


Us:

Feeld is an independent, experimental and fully remote organisation reshaping the dialogue on dating and sexuality. The company was founded 6 years ago and has evolved since to become the transparent, flat structure it is now. We don't believe in standard management, so we have a naturally agile and fluid culture. The whole team is fully remote, which means you work where and when helps you perform at your best. We're self-managed and treat our organisation as a product – we iterate, improve and test things internally to see what works best for everyone. Some things we provide are:

  • flexible working hours
  • unlimited holidays
  • fully remote
  • annual retreats
  • equity options
  • expense account
  • training budget
  • computer and home office equipment
  • transparency - open data, open salaries, open equity
  • access to the Feeld Flat in Porto, Portugal
  • friendly humans

To find out more about us, you can download our app (available on iOS and Android) and check out the newly launched Mal Journal project we initiated and support.

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