Director of Technology (m/f) for FinLeap

Berlin, Germany

Director of Technology (m/f) for FinLeap

We’re FinLeap, a Fintech company builder based in Berlin and active in more than ten countries. Along with our passionate co-founders, we launch several startups per year. Our environment is diverse, exciting, fast-paced and changing every day. We’re now looking for a Director of Technology (m/f) to join our team on the company builder level.

Your role:

  • You will have the opportunity shape the technical direction of FinLeap and its ventures as well as build a world-class team to support our ventures
  • You will consult our new ventures and collaborate with their CTOs as well as FinLeap’s Head of Cyber Security, Head of Product and other stakeholders to drive our tech vision and building both rapid prototypes as well as scaling architectures
  • You will support our local platforms in creating a world-class engineering setup through coaching, best-practice sharing, and hands-on support
  • You’re hands-on and comfortable owning an end-to-end technical stack, but you’re also proudly resourceful and pragmatic
  • You enjoy the challenge to build from scratch to get the job done, all while knowing exactly how it fits into the overall Venture strategy


Our Requirements:

  • You demonstrated ability to design and implement highly scalable and fault-tolerant systems, ideally in a cloud-based environment
  • You bring a proven track record of engineering in software design and development projects
  • You have a Bachelor’s degree in a quantitative discipline, Master’s degree preferred
  • You promote best practices for software development, testing, and deployment
  • You are an energetic individual with experience interacting with different stakeholders in start-up environment
  • You have a performance-driven mindset and strong motivation to lead professionally
  • You have excellent English communication skills, German is a plus

What do we offer?

  • We empower entrepreneurs to reshape finance
  • You will work on cutting-edge technical challenges that push the boundaries of how and where high-quality data is utilized today
  • Your work with a mix of serial entrepreneurs and industry experts together to ensure each venture’s success
  • You will join a team of talented, dedicated and passionate people
  • We believe hard work and success deserve to be celebrated—both in and out of the office
  • At FinLeap, you will have opportunity to cooperate with ventures on different technical stack like Polyglot Microservices (Java and Dropwizard, Node.js and js, React.js and Redux together with WebSocket API, …) orchestrated by Docker swarm on an AWS, managed by Terraform, deployed by Gitlab-cias well as bring your own technical expertise to life

Meet the team:

Apply online with your one-page CV.
We’re looking forward to being in touch! Best,
Kristina from the Recruiting Team