VP Engineering

VP Engineering

Currently for our international Client we are looking for an experienced, creative and self-driven Engineering Leader with passion for building high-performing teams and shipping great products in a startup environment.

The company provides an online legal service to help air passengers get compensation from airlines when their flight has been cancelled, delayed or overbooked

The VP of Engineering will be responsible for the entire dev team in Poland and expand the team in its rapid growth.

You will be 100% responsible for running this team end-to-end. Together with the CTO, you will set the vision for the technology and the architecture, including any shifts needed to stay current over the next decade.

Develop & deliver the technology roadmap and deliver the product roadmap in collaboration with the VP of product
Set, evangelize, and enforce our processes - both within the team and in the organization at large.
Run the day-to-day management of the Engineering organization with an emphasis on results, recruiting, and helping to mentor & develop front-line managers.


●     Build and lead a best-in-class development organization by supporting an open work environment, leading and mentoring in a manner that fosters high engagement, performance and commitment among all members of the technology team

●     Manage software engineers, agile software development process and ensure the company continues to ship software quickly and safely

●     Work with CTO to allocate and manage budgets and expenses

●     Staff team according to business demands and established budget (Software Engineers, DevOps Engineers, QA Engineers and Data Engineers)

●     Fostering a strong Engineering culture

●     Collaborate with other senior management to support Product delivery and development

●     Represent the company outside and lead meeting with business partners, vendors as well as contracts negotiations



●     Excellent management and team building skills

●     Proven success in growing and leading an Engineering team preferably in an international organization

●     Great communication skills and ability to collaborate seamlessly with the stakeholders

●     Strong background in Software Engineering

●     Experience working with modern programming languages and technologies (Ruby, Rails, Redis, Postgres, Git etc.)

●     Experience working with cloud infrastructure and services (AWS, Heroku etc.)

●     Business Acumen as well as experience in budget management

●     Ability to translate disparate business strategies into comprehensive, pragmatic technology strategies and execution plans (road-maps) to satisfy business strategy

●     Excellent Business English

●     Exceptional problem solving skills, self-motivation and start-up mindset

●     See challenges as opportunities instead of obstacles and constantly strive to make the impossible possible.

I am waiting for your application. Just sumbit your CV in English to iwona.wawrzyniak@barona.pl

For additional information please call at +48506016110+48506016110

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