YARA GmbH & Co. KG - Digital Farming Lab Berlin: Trecker Engineering Lead (f/m/d) at YARA GmbH & Co. KG - Digital Farming Lab Berlin (Berlin, Deutschland) (Berlin, Deutschland)

Posted: Feb 11, 2019

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  • Ensure stability and high standards of the Engineering team
    - Identify talents that fit the technical requirements & team composition resulting in an annual retention rate of 90%
    - Support & call for high coding standards while creating an environment to measure it
    - Provide continious feedback and strengthen a productive, collaboartive + open environment in & across teams

  • Define and hit strategic milestones for product and technology
    - Define the short- to longterm strategy for architecture and engineering team and break it down into technical steps
    - Work closely with Product Management & Agile Coaches to support planning and prioritization
    - Anticipate and define realistic resources needed to achieve technical steps

  • Take ownership of overall architecture across backend, web & mobile for a brand-new product
    - Guide the team through prototype and MVP stage
    - Account for internationalisation and integration with the existing product, an overall farmOS & other solutions
    - Ensure scalability of product by making sustainable technological & architectural decisions


You fit perfectly if you



  • Have 3+ years of engineering management experience, including leading teams of >5 people in an agile web-environment

  • Have a high-level understanding of current state of the art & trends in technology

  • Have a track record of building cross-platform products (mobile/web/backend)

  • Value radical candor as much as we do (hint: a lot)

  • Act without being told what to do, actively drive decision-making - even under uncertainty

  • Bring new ideas to the team

  • Put the team first

  • Inspire commitment in employees to reach long-term vision

  • Communicate to the point: Able to get thoughts across so that others easily understand them


Our current tech stack: Rails 5x, Go, React, iOS Swift 4, Android, Postgres, ElasticSearch, REST api, Microservices, Realtime web,  AWS, Grape, Webpack, Swagger, Jira


We are looking forward to speaking with you!

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